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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. 

As creative business owners, creativity is something that comes naturally to us. However, I also think that since being creative is our job, we sometimes put too much pressure on ourselves to come up with new ideas and take the fun out of it. In this episode, let’s explore fun ways to find creative inspiration both […]

Finding Creative Inspiration & Exploring New Creative Outlets

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When I sent out a survey on Instagram earlier this year, one of the questions I got asked most often was “What’s it like to work with a website designer?” or “What’s the website design process like?” So, in this special episode, I’m taking you behind the scenes and sharing about my brand and website […]

What’s it Like to Work with a Website Designer? A Behind-the-Scenes Look

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Web Design

One phrase that I’ve heard about over and over again lately is “give yourself grace.” I want to explore what that means, and practical ways for us to do this as business owners and humans in general. Obviously I don’t have all the answers, but this episode will be more reflective with some rhetorical questions […]

What does it mean to give yourself grace, and how can we do this in our daily lives?

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Podcast

In this podcast episode, I’m want sharing 5 tools that will help you save time, get organized, and serve well in your creative business. You might have heard of some (or all of these) already, but I hope you’ll learn something new by me sharing about how I use them!  In case you’re new to […]

5 Tools to Help You Save Time, Get Organized & Serve Well

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Podcast

For creative entrepreneurs, an important part of having confidence and clarity in your branding is understanding what sets you apart. This might seem simple, or like a hard question to answer (and that’s okay!). It’s so easy to get distracted by comparison and believe the lie that we’re not good enough, or that what we […]

How to Discover What Sets Your Brand Apart

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Branding

When you first started your business, you were so excited to use your gifts to make a difference in this world, on your own terms. Then, things got a little complicated as you emerged yourself into entrepreneurship. Between understanding Instagram strategy, trying to attract your dream clients, and juggling the daily responsibilities of life, it’s […]

3 Common Branding Mistakes to Avoid When Developing your Heartfelt Brand

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Branding

As you might already know, a quality brand + web design isn’t just beautiful. They must encompass authentic strategy to help you achieve your goals. Below are tips for improving your website by blending your heart, authentic strategy, and design so that you can book more clients. These 5 tips are all things that I […]

5 Things Your Website Needs to Help You Book More Clients

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Web Design

The Creativity & Heart podcast – Episode 7 I want to share a behind-the-scenes look at the services I’m launching in September 2020, and some decisions that I’ve made in my business so that I can serve y’all even better! I hope that by sharing my experiences and decisions, you’ll be inspired to consider ways […]

A Behind-the-Scenes Sneak Peek of My Services Launch

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Branding

Creativity & Heart Podcast – Episode 6 As a website designer, I can tell you that a site with a pretty design is not enough. Your website needs purposeful content (text and images) to really work for you. Here are tips for writing website content that will help you stand out. The Role of Copywriting […]

Tips for Writing Website Copy That Makes Your Audience Feel Understood

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Web Design

The Creativity & Heart Podcast – Episode 5 Life as a creative entrepreneur is busy. Here are a few tips for finding work life balance to make things a little easier. Without balance, you’re probably feeling stressed out to the max. In complete honesty, I still haven’t figured out how to achieve work life balance […]

Finding Work Life Balance as a Creative Entrepreneur

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