Eric Butow

Eric Butow



California State University


Samsung smartphones

Samsung apps


Company Info


  • CEO of Butow Communications Group (BCG), which offers online marketing consulting services for businesses.
  • Authored or co-authored more than 30 books on computer and internet related topics.
  • Developed and taught networking, computing, and usability courses.


Eric Butow wrote for Lifewire on the subject of Samsung smartphones and apps. He is the owner of Butow Communications Group (BCG), which offers online marketing consulting services for businesses. Services include virtual assistance, computer maintenance, website design and upkeep, writing, e-mail marketing, and social media outreach.

He's also developed and taught networking, computing, and usability courses for Ed2Go, Virtual Training Company, California State University, Sacramento, and Udemy.


Butow earned a Bachelor's degree and a Master's degree from California State University, Fresno.

Awards and Publications

Butow has authored or co-authored more than 30 books including:

Lifewire and Dotdash

Lifewire is a Top 10 technology information website, as rated by comScore, a leading internet measurement company. We reach more than 10 million readers per month with our trusted, clear, and actionable answers to your most pressing technology questions.

Dotdash's vibrant brands help over 100 million users each month find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. Dotdash is among the largest and fastest growing publishers online, and has won over 80 awards in the last year alone, including Digiday's 2020 Publisher of the Year. Dotdash brands include Verywell, Investopedia, The Balance, The Spruce, Simply Recipes, Serious Eats, Byrdie, Brides, MyDomaine, Lifewire, TripSavvy,, TreeHugger and Thoughtco.

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