Classes

Our goal from the beginning has been to simplify the overly complicated industry of website design. We want to help bridge the gaps in your understanding of what the internet can do to innovate, connect, and improve the way you do business. Our founder Boomer Sassmann teaches over 40 classes a year on various topics related to the internet and small business development. These classes and an upcoming calendar can be seen below.

Even those who make their living working online have a hard time keeping up with the million-mile-a-minute pace of the Internet. The truth is, though, that while the Internet is growing more complex, it’s also providing resources to make our life easier, and we want to educate you on how to use these tools. Asana for task management, Google Drive for storage, Harvest for time tracking and how to connect all the dots between these systems. 

Classes are primarily offered in and around Asheville, Hendersonville and Sylva N.C. We try our best to keep an accurate calendar of upcoming classes (shown below) for quick reference but sometimes it’s best to call the office for an up to date schedule. 

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March 2020

How to Quickly Build Your Affordable Small Business Website

March 17 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Blue Ridge Community College, 180 W. Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731 United States
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Building a website doesn't need to cost tens of thousands of dollars and take 4 months to build yourself. We'll explore some tips and tricks to help speed up this process without sacrificing that professional look and feel you're wanting to achieve.

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April 2020

Using WordPress to Build Your Business’ Website

April 7 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on July 8, 2020 at 3:00 pm

AB Tech Small Business Center, 1465 Sand Hill Rd
Candler, NC 28715 United States
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Free

Do you have a local business and are trying to get the word out about it? Looking for new clients, or trying to show that your business has a new and improved look? From landscaping to catering companies, everybody needs a website and there is no easier platform these days than WordPress. With the ability to easily add content, Google maps, videos and photos, that is no reason why your business should not have an impressive looking website full of…

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Driving Traffic to Your Business’ Website Using Google Pay Per Click

April 9 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on April 9, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Southwestern Community College, 447 College Drive
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Free

Ever wonder exactly how to get people to your business’ website? This course will be an introduction to Google Pay-Per-Click or PPC advertising in AdWords. We will start by setting up a brand new PPC account, executing some keyword research on a particular industry and creating a starter batch of ads to be used on the “experimental ad group.” The goal is to offer a well-rounded understanding of how to setup Google Pay-Per-Click campaigns to help drive search traffic to…

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Using Google Analytics to Develop Your Business Platform

April 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on October 31, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on April 16, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Southwestern Community College, 447 College Drive
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Free

How many people visited your website this week? What parts of the world are they visiting from? How long did they stay? What page keeps people’s attention the longest? Google Analytics offers the free tool to track and improve business. We will start with setting up an account followed by adding the tracking code to the website. The majority of the class will cover navigating to and understanding the basic reports. The main focus of this class will be an…

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July 2020

Using WordPress to Build Your Business’ Website

July 8 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Class (See all)

One event on July 8, 2020 at 3:00 pm

AB Tech Small Business Center, 1465 Sand Hill Rd
Candler, NC 28715 United States
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Free

Do you have a local business and are trying to get the word out about it? Looking for new clients, or trying to show that your business has a new and improved look? From landscaping to catering companies, everybody needs a website and there is no easier platform these days than WordPress. With the ability to easily add content, Google maps, videos and photos, that is no reason why your business should not have an impressive looking website full of…

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WordPress Analytics

July 15 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
AB Tech Small Business Center, 1465 Sand Hill Rd
Candler, NC 28715 United States
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Free

How many people visited your website this week? What parts of the world are they visiting from? How long did they stay? What page keeps people’s attention the longest? Google Analytics offers the free tool to track and improve business. We will start with setting up an account followed by adding the tracking code to the website. The majority of the class will cover navigating to and understanding the basic reports. The main focus of this class will be an…

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September 2020

Using WordPress to Build Your Business’ Website

September 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
AB Tech Small Business Center, 1465 Sand Hill Rd
Candler, NC 28715 United States
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Do you have a local business and are trying to get the word out about it? Looking for new clients, or trying to show that your business has a new and improved look? From landscaping to catering companies, everybody needs a website and there is no easier platform these days than WordPress. With the ability to easily add content, Google maps, videos and photos, that is no reason why your business should not have an impressive looking website full of…

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Using Analytics to Develop Your Business’ Platform

September 23 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
AB Tech Small Business Center, 1465 Sand Hill Rd
Candler, NC 28715 United States
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How many people visited your website this week? What parts of the world are they visiting from? How long did they stay? What page keeps people’s attention the longest? Google Analytics offers the free tool to track and improve business. We will start with setting up an account followed by adding the tracking code to the website. The majority of the class will cover navigating to and understanding the basic reports. The main focus of this class will be an…

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October 2020

WordPress: Using Divi Themes to Build Your Business’ Website

October 1 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
AB Tech Small Business Center, 1465 Sand Hill Rd
Candler, NC 28715 United States
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Are you building a WordPress website or blog and feel frustrated with achieving the look and feel you have envisioned? If you’ve heard about the Divi theme and other visual builders but are not sure how to start the process, this class is for you. We’ll walk through the basics of activating Divi and building out a website using their pre-built layouts as well as build a layout from scratch. Divi can bring a level of professionalism to your site…

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Ecommerce: Building Your Online Store with WordPress and Woocommerce

October 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
AB Tech Small Business Center, 1465 Sand Hill Rd
Candler, NC 28715 United States
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Have you been thinking about building an online store to sell your physical or digital products? Building a Website that can handle Ecommerce, taking payments, calculating shipping and tax, and managing subscriptions is easier than you might think. In this class we’ll walk through the basics of Ecommerce as well as answer some more advanced questions pertaining to taking an online store to the next level. Don’t lock yourself to Etsy or Shopify and put up with their built-in fees.…

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Curious about our company, our capabilities, our favorite music, or how we can become your company's secret weapon against the competition? Get in touch with us through our contact page.

Or better yet, drop by our office on Haywood Road in beautiful Asheville, North Carolina to meet our amazing team in person.