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Google Maps API Pricing and Options

One year after Google Maps API pricing changes took effect, how are website developers and owners faring? What difficulties are we facing and what workarounds...
Long Tail Terms Lizard

How to quickly find your Long Tail Terms

First, I’ll explain how to get to the Organic Keyword section inside of Google Analytics and I’ll follow up with a few tweaks you can make in order to sort the data to be a bit more...

Understanding Google Analytics for Business Owners

A wise person once said, “If you can’t track it, it doesn’t really exist”. Google Analytics is a free tool that lets us track website traffic and make decisions about how to move forward with content and design. Boomer Sassmann (owner of Big Boom Design) will be teaching a free Google Analytics class today (February 23rd) at the Enka/Candler AB Tech Campus. The class will be held from 3:00 to 6:00 and no registration is needed. The class is meant for people who do not have experience with Google Analytics and are interested in learning the basics of how to track their website...

Big Boom Dashboard Analytic Report

The Big Boom Analytic Dashboard Report was created as an attempt to simplify the Google Analytic reporting system for our clients. This dashboard gives you all the essential analytic information about your website in a quick and...
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“Bridging the Digital Divide” from Boomer at AB-Tech Enka Candler Campus

Boomer Sassmann will teach a continuing education class at Asheville-Buncombe Technical School on February 6th.  This three hour class, “Bridging the Digital Divide”, is targeted towards local business owners looking to streamline how they do business on the web. The goal of the class is to benefit rather than confuse; to simplify rather than complicate. All while learning what internet-tools are right for them and how to use them effectively. Some of these business web-tools covered include: Dropbox, Google Analytics, and WordPress. Be sure to sign up now to secure your seat in the class, and expect to leave with a relevant skill set to improve your businesses online footprint. The class is free and will be held at AB-Tech’s Enka campus in room 2046, from 3-6pm. Click Here to Register Now!  Testimonials: “Boomer is an excellent communicator, an important quality to have in explaining technical/coding/security concepts to many of us non-techies. His clarity and generosity in sharing important security measures helped me understand the importance of implementing basic protection for my (upcoming) WP site.” -Jane Mitchell   “Clear, pointed, illustrative and smart! I like when there is a “leader” with teaching element – one of many of Boomer’s skills -Anne “Awesome! Very informative. Boomer is a great teacher.” -Nick...