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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April 2021

Using Divi Themes to Build Your Business’ Website

April 21, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zoom United States

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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May 2021

Build Your Business’ Website Using WordPress

May 11, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Blue Ridge Community College, 180 W. Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731 United States
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Having a web presence is critical for any business. Learn how to build your business’ web platform with WordPress, one of the most popular website publishing platforms on the open source market. This course will offer a thorough overview of the background, install process, setup, and build out process of a WordPress website. Topics covered will be: Initial setup, Inserting content, selecting thecorrect template, selecting the correct plugins, optimization, and security. This class is great for beginners, but advanced WordPress…

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November 2021

Using Analytics to Develop Your Business Platform

November 4, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Blue Ridge Community College, 180 W. Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731 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.

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Driving Traffic to Your Business’ Website Using Pay Per Click

November 18, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Blue Ridge Community College, 180 W. Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731 United States
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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. 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

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January 2022

Build Your Website with Divi

January 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Blue Ridge Community College, 180 W. Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731 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.

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February 2022

Getting Started with eCommerce

February 15 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Blue Ridge Community College, 180 W. Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731 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

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March 2022

Using WordPress to Build a Website for Your Business

March 16 @ 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

March 30 @ 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 and understanding the basic reports. The main focus of this class will be an introduction…

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April 2022

WooCommerce: Building Your Business Online with WordPress

April 13 @ 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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Blogging – for WordPress & Beyond

April 19 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Blue Ridge Community College, 180 W. Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731 United States
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This is a virtual event, hosted by Blue Ridge Community College.  Perhaps you have heard that WordPress is an easy way to post progressive dialogue about your business on the Internet...but how do you get started? Join Boomer Sassmann, owner of a local website company, to learn how to get your content, photos and voice onto the Internet. WordPress is a great platform for blogging that is constantly updated, produces new features and integrates better ways to import photos, videos…

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