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How to Take Down a Website

By Sarah Juliusson | April 13, 2024

I got the loveliest email from a longtime client last week. She is ready to retire, and it is much-deserved after many many years supporting her community. She wrote and asked, “Are you ready to be an end-of-life Website Doula”? Loads of reasons could lead…

Domain Privacy. What you need to know.

By Sarah Juliusson | May 7, 2023

Most health and wellness business owners I work with on websites have never heard of domain privacy, and bump into the question of website privacy for the first time when setting up their new domain and hosting account. The cost for domain privacy is usually…

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Rock your health and wellness blog & social media with ChatGPT (with these tips to make it better!)

By Sarah Juliusson | February 16, 2023

Are you struggling to get out a new health & wellness blog post? Stuck figuring out what to say on a social media post? Need to generate client handouts and feeling overwhelmed by the task? There’s a new AI kid on the block: ChatGPT, and…

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Do you use Google Analytics? How to make the switch to GA4.

By Sarah Juliusson | February 11, 2023

Every once in a while there’s a big shift in the way we do things online thanks to Google shaking things up… A few years ago it was Google Core Web Vitals. A few years before that it was ensuring your site had a security…

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How long does it take for my new website to show in google search results?

By Sarah Juliusson | January 20, 2023

It’s hard to resist, I know… So often the moment we launch a new website, clients immediately hop on google the next morning expecting to show up #1 on page 1 of search results. Or at least somewhere on that page! Or the next page…

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How long will a good website last for my business?

By Sarah Juliusson | January 1, 2023

I met with a potential client recently. Built in 2017, her site has reached a point where it is time for a website refresh. The technology is no longer current. The backend has tools she’s no longer using. There is information that no longer matches…

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A Fresh Approach to Childbirth Education: Meet HelloBirth

By Sarah Juliusson | May 9, 2022

Meet Jenny Bennett, founder of HelloBirth Class! I’ve worked with Jenny for many years, and have watched her transition from part-time practitioner to full-time childbirth educator and doula, found an agency, train doulas, reestablish herself in a new state, and more.  Like so many childbirth…

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Want to build your own website? 6 questions you should answer first.

By Sarah Juliusson | January 5, 2022

As a website designer (aka website doula…) I get the calls from the doulas who are ready to throw in the towel after months of wasted time trying to figure out whatever website platform they have chosen. I get the calls from the doulas whose…

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Why your website needs regular health checks.

By Sarah Juliusson | September 6, 2021

I want you to take a moment and consider the things that turn you OFF when you’re cruising the internet looking for a service or product. Slow loading pages or images? Yep. Broken links? Most definitely. A security certificate warning? I won’t even try to…

Teux Deux To Do List Review

Rock your To-Do List with Teux Deux! A Productivity Hack for Wellness Pros

By Sarah Juliusson | August 3, 2021

When you run a holistic business you have a lot of balls in the air at all times. From billing to blogging, the admin aspects of running a wellness biz can be overwhelming. There are lots of fancy solutions out there for project management, but…

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I do my best to include helpful posts for your online strategy and your holistic business. Whether you are a midwife, chiropractor, doula, or non-profit / advocacy organization, you will find tips & tricks to improve your website and use it as a creative tool to get more clients.

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