Category: Facebook

Social Media Day, Tues., June 30 @Gene McCarthy’s!

Social Media Day is a global celebration of the technological advancements that enable everyone to connect with real-time information, communicate from miles apart and have their voices be heard and the Social Media Club of Buffalo will be holding their own Social Media Day celebrations Tuesday, June 30 at Gene McCarthy’s in South Buffalo. Popular

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Grow your small business with email and social media marketing notes

Back in April (Wednesday, April 9 to be exact) I attended “Grow your small business with email and social media marketing,” a free talk sponsored by Buffalo Niagara SCORE and lead by a sales representative from Constant Contact. I typed up some notes to share with my coworkers, but never posted them to this blog.

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Social Media & Ethics Panel, Wed., Sept. 17

Register to attend the free “Social Media & Ethics Panel” at 8 a.m. Wed., Sept. 17 at Buffalo Niagara Partnership, 665 Main St., Ste. 200, Buffalo. A panel of local experts will offer insight into the ethical challenges social media presents and offer suggestions for use both personally and professionally. The event will be of

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How social media is like fashion; Crista Botticello, owner of Ooo la la Boutique and Fashion Truck

Before she sends out a tweet or posts something to Facebook, Crista Botticello, owner of Ooo la la Boutique, a clothing store in East Aurora, N.Y. and the Ooo la la Fashion Truck, thinks ‘Why am I posting this? What value does this bring to people’s lives?” “That’s what I go for on a daily

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Promoting your event using social media; tips from Katie Buseck of Event Elements

Part two of three parts covering the talks given at the Perfect Pairings Event Tuesday, March 25. Find the first talk here. The event, sponsored by Social Media Club of Buffalo, featured several Western New York area business owners who used social media in order to promote their businesses. Event promotion in the age of

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Ice Cream Social Media seminar, June 7

Learn how to use social media, get a social media makeover and promote your company in a video to be filmed at Friday’s seminar, all while enjoying ice cream at the Ice Cream Social Media seminar, 9 a.m. – noon, on Friday, June 7 at the Millennium Hotel in Cheektowaga. Sean Macaluso, owner and founder of

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In content marketing, consider your audience first

Content marketing is more than talking about your product; it’s about understanding your audience, knowing their interests and creating content for them. “What can I provide to the consumer that engages them in the brand experience that doesn’t feel like they are being marketed to,” said Crista Finn Geary, owner, creative director, and community manager

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Free social media for job search class, May 2

Learn the basics of using LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook for job searches at the “Social Media for Job Search” class, 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 2 at the N.Y. State Department of Labor location in Williamsville. Learn how to: create a complete LinkedIn account and the benefits of this powerful tool how

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Free Social Media & Your Business seminar Jan. 23

Learn the value of planning and strategy when using social media to grow your business at the free Social Media & Your Business seminar from 5 – 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23 at the Innovation Center in Buffalo. The Wilson Edge, an international social media agency, will be presenting the seminar and promises it “will

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Free Social Media Networking Seminar Dec. 4 in Niagara Falls, N.Y.

Learn how to use the three most popular social media networks to grow your business at the free Social Media Networking Seminar, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4 at the Conference and Event Center in Niagara Falls, N.Y. The free seminar, which is open to the public and sponsored by Niagara Falls New York

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