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Hi, my name is Maya. I'm a Showit Web Designer who's passionate about helping creative small businesses grow + thrive. 



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“Just set my Q4 goals!” I was scrolling Instagram, and saw another business owner post about goal setting in her story. “Oh, I should probably do that.” I thought. I’m sure you’ve had a similar experience as a new business owner, where someone mentions something you hadn’t even thought of. It makes sense that some […]

How to Set Business Goals: 3 Tips to Consider Before You Start Planning

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Dr. Zonzie McLaurin and I recently worked together to turn a Showit template into the website of her dreams! Dr. Z has been an educator in the motivation and leadership space for more than 25 years. As she prepares for retirement, she is starting her next adventure as an empowerment coach. It was my honor […]

Empowerment Coach Website for Dr. Zonzie McLaurin

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Running a business as a part-time entrepreneur is hard work, especially if you’re wearing many hats. And you’ve probably got other obligations, like working a full-time job, part-time job, or going to school. Getting organized will make juggling your responsibilities as a business owner easier. When you’re organized, you can make the most of your […]

3 Easy Ways to Organize Your Business as a Part-time Entrepreneur


Feeling stuck as a new business owner can be such a frustrating feeling. You started your business starry-eyed and ready to use your talents to put something amazing in the world. But now, a year or so in, you’re realizing that running a business might be harder than you anticipated. I know exactly what that’s […]

5 Tips for New Business Owners Who are Feeling Stuck

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When I was in middle school, my best friend exposed me to the world of baking from scratch. My mom is an excellent cook, but when it came to baked goods, we usually just threw some Pilsbury cookies in the oven or got box mix brownies. Once I realized that you can use simple ingredients […]

Showit Food Blog Design for Elyse Creates

My Client Work

It’s the people who see a problem and take the initiative to solve it that make this world a better place. Shirika Bevill is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, and a proud resident of the State of Mississippi. She recently realized that there are no specific classes dedicated to teaching financial literacy in the Mississippi […]

Believe to Achieve Nonprofit Brand and Website Design

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I love stories that remind us that kindness, generosity, and compassion never go out of style. Connecting with Salood, a Texas nonprofit that creatively provides financial support for families affected by pediatric cancer, was one of those instances for me. I’m so inspired by the work they do, and the resilience and joy of their […]

Nonprofit Showit Website Design for Salood

My Client Work

I am honored that Giselle trusted me to bring her life coach website design dreams to life! From the day I met Giselle, I knew that she had a story to tell. When I asked about her business during our discovery call, she shared with me that she is a life coach and author for […]

Life Coach Website Design for Giselle Wallace

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If you’ve owned a business for any amount of time, you’ve probably heard a marketing guru say: “You NEED an email list!” The reasoning is that social media is rented land, but your email list and website are things that you actually own. So, you go to Google and try to choose an email marketing […]

Have You Been Wondering Which Email Marketing Platform to Use?

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If you’re multi-passionate and want to offer services and products in your business, know that you’re not alone. It’s become popular for service-based creatives to also have shops on their website. With this in mind, Showit designers have been creating custom sites and templates with shop page designs included. I designed a Showit site with […]

How to Add a Shop to Your Showit Site: Yes, it’s Possible!

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How to Grow Your Business When You Have Limited Time

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Struggling to do #allthethings to grow your new business? Get my free guide to help you figure out what you should focus on and protect your time!