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“Do It Yourself” Marketing Month With Big Giveaway

Fort Lauderdale, Florida. (PRESS RELEASE – June 16, 2009) – UnderstandingMarketing.com, an online resource that helps small businesses and entrepreneurs do their own marketing and public relations, announces its June Entrepreneurs “Do It Yourself” Marketing Month Giveaway. Each week, UnderstandingMarketing.com will give away free resources, services and even cash to entrepreneurs who register for special weekly giveaways.

Held throughout the month of June, Entrepreneurs “Do It Yourself” Marketing Month is designed to honor all small businesses and entrepreneurs who opt to “bootstrap” by developing and implementing their own marketing and public relations campaigns. UnderstandingMarketing.com will offer the following special giveaways to randomly selected entrepreneurs who register for the following DIY Marketing


Week 1: Five randomly selected registrants will have the chance to win the PR Toolkit, an information-packed how-to guide that shows how to generate media exposure.

Week 2: One American Express Gift Card worth $250 will be given away, which can be used towards all kinds of marketing initiatives, like Pay Per Click ads, email development or business cards.

Week 3: One entrepreneur has the chance to win a 60-minute PR brainstorm session, a 400-word press release and a PR Toolkit, all provided by UnderstandingMarketing.com’s consulting division, Sternal Consulting.

Week 4: Sternal Consulting will provide a free “DIY” Marketing Makeover Plan based on a free 60-minute consulting session offered to one winning entrepreneur. The plan will provide DIY marketing advice and tips to help the small business with marketing tactics.

“99.9 percent of all businesses in the U.S. are bootstrapped, meaning they don’t receive outside funds for inception or growth,” according to Dr. Jeff Cornwall, director of the Center for Entrepreneurship at Belmont University and author of Bootstrapping.

Entrepreneurs with fewer than 100 employees in their companies may register to win any of the above weekly giveaway items by visiting UnderstandingMarketing.com and filling out the short online entry form.

UnderstandingMarketing.com offers a variety of information and advice on everything marketing, including social marketing, email, direct mail, newsletters, SEO, SEM, public relations, blogs, web sites, guerrilla marketing, landing pages and loyalty programs.

About UnderstandingMarketing.com

UnderstandingMarketing.com provides “Do-It-Yourself” information that enables small businesses to easily develop marketing and PR campaigns that generate more customers without having to pay for an expensive agency. For more information visit UnderstandingMarketing.com.