Category: The Web

WordCamp Buffalo 2014

WordCamp Buffalo 2014 moved to roomier quarters this year, and the Saturday, Sept. 13 event was held in the new Science Hall on the Canisius College campus. As with previous WordCamps, all talks were segmented into three different tracks in order to accommodate all users: a “users” track, for those that use WordPress to blog

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Free “Sit With Me” information fair and networking event, March 4

The public is invited to attend an information fair and networking reception for the “Sit With Me” event from 2:30-3:30 p.m. on March, 2 at Davis Hall on the University at Buffalo’s North Campus. The fair and networking event is part of a national campaign aimed at recognizing and celebrating the important role women play

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Moving Beyond the Web Seminar March 6

Learn about the emerging technologies that are shaping the future of the web in a half-day seminar “Moving Beyond the Web” 8 -11:30 a.m. Thursday, March 6 at the Buffalo Niagara Partnership. Learn what makes a great website, how to build a web presence in the current digital era and how to promote it. The

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Learn HTML and CSS; four class session beginning Feb 25

Learn how HTML and CSS is used to build websites, the tools used and how to use your new skills to work on more complex applications through a series of four classes with the first class held from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb 25 in Buffalo sponsored by Girl Develop It Buffalo Chapter. The

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You Don’t Know SEO Workshop helps demystify SEO

Links still weigh heavily when it comes to organic search engine rankings, but there are steps website owners can take to ensure their sites are fully optimized.

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Learn JavaScript & jQuery Intro Class by Girl Develop It Buffalo, July 11, 16, 18, 23

Girl Develop It Buffalo is happy to announce our next class – Intro to JavaScript & jQuery. JavaScript is a the language of interactivity on the web. Ever used Google maps? Clicked on something to make it appear or hide? Seen a slideshow of images? You have used JavaScript! We’ll learn how to beginning and

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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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BarCamp Buffalo brings together those working in web-related industries

Workers and students involved in technology, design and web development listened to brief presentations and mingled during Wednesday’s Buffalo BarCamp, an informal technology-based conference at the Main Washington Exchange building. Speakers presented 10-minute discussions on such topics as, “How to Present According to Batman,” “Developers- Stop being Horrible at Your Job” and “How to Write

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Communications Career Day event aims to help students and new grads land that first job

Calling all public relations, communications and design students and recent grads looking for a job, you will want to register for this Communications Career two-day event Friday, Nov. 5 and Saturday, Nov. 6 happening at the New Era Cap Company’s headquarters in Buffalo. Friday’s event, starting at 8 a.m., will offer resume reviews and interviewing

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Networking in Western New York using Meetup.com

If you are looking to get out and meet people in Western New York either for career purposes, or just for fun, Meetup.com is a great site to use to find groups and people with interests similar to yours. What is Meetup.com? Meetup.com is not a group, but a website that provides the online tools

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