John Brackett

Member Since 2020

John Brackett

Founder of Smash Balloon LLC

Smash Balloon LLC

Minneapolis-St. Paul Area

John is the founder and lead developer at Smash Balloon. He's been working with WordPress since 2009, initially developing custom solutions for clients before venturing into plugin development and starting Smash Balloon in early 2013. Originally from England, John now lives in Minnesota with his wife and two young children.


May 6th, 2021

Five Tips For Building Brand Partnerships

We often start out thinking that we can grow our brand without partnering with other companies. For many people, this is how they run their business for the first several years. It’s not easy to find a brand partner when you barely have 100 sales under your belt. 

May 4th, 2021

11 Popular Productivity Hacks (And Why They’re Overrated)

Not every method is going to work the same for every person.

May 3rd, 2021

9 Tips to Boost Your Job Posting’s Visibility While Targeting The Applicants You Really Want

When a business posts a job online, it aims to garner the interest of the most qualified professionals in the field. Just like advertising, getting the job in front of the right eyes is crucial to its success. But with thousands upon thousands of job postings out there, what can a business do to ensure that their online job listing doesn't get buried under the clutter? To share their insights, nine experts from Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) answered the following question:

April 21st, 2021

12 Smart Ways to Transform Your In-Store Experience for the Post-Pandemic World

From ramping up online offerings to implementing new health and safety protocols, the Covid-19 pandemic has transformed the way people do business—especially for physical retail stores navigating the future of post-pandemic shopping. While it can be challenging for companies to pivot their operations based on customers’ changing needs and expectations, it can also serve as a unique opportunity for growth.


Smash Balloon LLC

Smash Balloon is the world's leading social media feeds plugin for WordPress.