DIY

Publicity

Positive Publicity Boosts Your Startup's Chance for Success

Investors, customers, even employees become enthusiastic when your company garners visibility in the media. And it doesn't take an expensive PR firm to get it, either.

How LaurDIY Went From Dorm Room Blogger to YouTube Star With 8.4 Million Subscribers

YouTube's queen of crafty tutorials, who has recently launched products at Target, Amazon and other major retailers, connects with fans by sharing intimate details of her personal life.

Are Your PR Efforts Falling Flat? Here's How to Fix It

A solid checklist for managing your own public relations campaign will include setting clear goals, pitching the right reporter and so much more.

How to Replace Your iPhone Battery

With about 30 minutes, $25 and a few tools, you can breathe new life into an aging iPhone.

This Designer's Instagram Savvy Led to Partnerships With Microsoft and Target

Joy Cho discusses her tricks for Instagram success and bringing happiness to your followers every day.

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DIY ("Do It Yourself") is a method of creating something from scratch or doing something from the bottom up. Naturally, many Entrepreneurs are inclined to DIY projects and campaigns because they can be cost-reducing, although oftentimes time-consuming. With strong leadership and organizational qualities, entrepreneurs excel at projects that appoint sole responsibility to them.