News and Articles About DIY

The Make-It-Yourself Movement Is a New Mecca for Entrepreneurs
Technology

The Make-It-Yourself Movement Is a New Mecca for Entrepreneurs

Along with reductions in cost to developing prototypes, these DIYers may also spur creative new ideas.
Martin Zwilling
Be Honest: Maybe You Shouldn't Do Your Own Taxes
Tax Center

Be Honest: Maybe You Shouldn't Do Your Own Taxes

Our experts give you five reasons to reconsider taking the DIY route.
Chris Newmarker
4 Tips to Turn Your Holiday Party From Drab to Fab on a Budget
Growth Strategies

4 Tips to Turn Your Holiday Party From Drab to Fab on a Budget

Impress employees with these alternatives to expensive catering and DIY decorations.
Erica Bell and Katie Finnegan
Crowdfunding Without Kickstarter
Finance

Crowdfunding Without Kickstarter

A DIY crowdfunding app cuts out the middleman.
Michelle Goodman
Limor Fried on Making DIY Look Easy
Starting a Business

Limor Fried on Making DIY Look Easy

The founder of Adafruit Industries offers insights into how she managed to build a small empire from castaway Altoid tins and other common household items -- and secure the title of Entrepreneur of 2012.
Diana Ransom
Why 3-D Printing Is Becoming a Serious Industry
Technology

Why 3-D Printing Is Becoming a Serious Industry

A trio of printing big shots weigh in on the growing trend.
Entrepreneur of 2012: Limor Fried
Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneur of 2012: Limor Fried

Adafruit's innovative DIY open-source electronic hardware kits make founder Limor Fried our Entrepreneur of 2012.
Jennifer Wang
Filmmaker Robert Rodriguez on TV, Social Media and Entrepreneurship
Growth Strategies

Filmmaker Robert Rodriguez on TV, Social Media and Entrepreneurship

When it comes to creating something totally new, cutting-edge film director Robert Rodriguez offers this advice.
Shira Lazar
Maker Faire and the Growth of Do-It-Yourself
Starting a Business

Maker Faire and the Growth of Do-It-Yourself

There's a lot more to DIY than that wobbly table you built (and your spouse hates). A Maker Movement leader weighs in on the growth of the DIY community.
Gwen Moran
The Innovators: Adafruit's Limor Fried
Entrepreneurs

The Innovators: Adafruit's Limor Fried

The founder of the New York kit company talks about innovation, R&D and customer feedback.