Month: June 2012

Social Media Marketing: Everyone uses it. No one understands it, June 26

Businesses and organizations that are confused or overwhelmed by social media can get answers to their questions at tomorrow’s AdLab event happening at 6 p.m. at Templeton Landing. The event, “Social Media Marketing: Everyone uses it. No one understands it,” will feature a panel of four social media marketers from WNY, who will discuss effective

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Z80 Labs Kick-Start Entrepreneur-Driven Tech Businesses in Buffalo, N.Y.

The Z80 Labs Technology Incubator hopes to transform Buffalo into a “technology hotbed” that will bolster the local economy after its opening on Monday, July 23 in the Buffalo News Building in downtown Buffalo. Z80 Labs will support entrepreneur-driven tech businesses such as those involving digital media, mobile and Net-based companies within an “accelerated environment.”

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The key to social media success for small business: the right message on the right network at the right time

Social media experts gave advice to small business owners on how to figure out what social networks are best for their business, creating a message people will respond to and building a social media following at Business First’s May 22 Social Media Boot Camp. How to figure out what social networks are best for your

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Fifth BarCamp Buffalo at Pearl Street

Around 100 people gathered Wednesday on the second floor of Pearl Street Brewery to hear speakers share their knowledge in five and ten- minute talks at the fifth BarCamp Buffalo. Although BarCamp is mainly thought of as a technology-related event, talk topics ranged from finding local edible plants and how to be a leader, to

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