Category: NY Events

Social Media Club Buffalo seeking donations for Social Media Day

Social Media Club Buffalo (which I am on the board of) is stilling seeking donations for our Social Media Day (June 30) raffle. If you’re able to participate and donate items/services, let me know and I will share additional details with you! It’s a great way to get some publicity for your company while helping

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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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WordCamp Buffalo 2014 Saturday, Sept 13

Tickets are now available for WordCamp Buffalo 2014, a one-day conference which highlight the benefits of the software to new and familiar users alike, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13 at Canisius College Science Hall in Buffalo. A schedule of talks can be found on the WordCamp website and include “A Custom Theme

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Girl Develop It Buffalo’s 1st Anniversary Nerd Party

Girl Develop It Buffalo celebrated their first year in existence with a “1st Anniversary Nerd Party” back in March at the WNY Books Arts Center in Buffalo. The party featured short talks and presentations on a variety of topics from how to get media coverage to learning a new programming language. The group is dedicated

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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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Event: Social Media Marketing – Beyond Facebook and Twitter, April 29

“Social Media Marketing – Beyond Facebook and Twitter” will be the topic of April’s AdLab event at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 29 at the Saturn Club in Buffalo. Learn about other social media networks and platforms such as Pinterest, Instagram, LinkedIn and Tumblr and how to maximize each site’s usefulness as a marketer. For more

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Event: BarCamp Buffalo, April 26

The seventh BarCamp Buffalo will be held from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at the Foundry, 298 Northampton St. in Buffalo. This year’s format is a little different by featuring four different “tracks” of 30-minute talks occurring simultaneous. Attendees will need to pick which talks they will want to attend. BarCamp is

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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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