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byShannon Mattern

There's a better way to run your web design business.

Business, marketing and sales coaching for ambitious women web designers who want profitable, sustainable, fulfilling freelance web design businesses.

There's a better way to run your web design business.

Business, marketing and sales coaching for ambitious women web designers who want profitable, sustainable, fulfilling freelance web design businesses.

Increase Your Income

BOOK profitable projects

Reclaim your time

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Have you been undercharging and overdelivering?

...or perhaps you find yourself overworking, overwhelmed, burnt out and feel like it’s just not worth the money you’re making anymore?

Here's how we can help you raise your prices, attract dream clients and work on your own terms.

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Six Sneaky Places Web Design Businesses Leak Time + Money

Discover your biggest opportunities for creating more time and money (without having to get more clients)!

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Profitable Web Designer Podcast

Get inspiration, motivation and actionable advice to raise your prices, work less, book dreamy clients and take back control of your web design business.

Web Designer Academy

Get the systems, strategies, coaching and support you need to run a profitable, sustainable and fulfilling web design business (on your own terms).

I've been in your shoes, and I'm here to help you regain control of your web design business.

I’m Shannon Mattern, founder of the Web Designer Academy where I’ve helped hundreds of ambitious women web designers increase their prices, stop overworking and simplify their systems.

I work with freelance web designers and agency owners who provide web design services using WordPress, SquareSpace, Shopify, Showit, Kajabi, Webflow, Wix etc. to solopreneurs, small to medium size businesses, non-profits and large corporations. Wondering if we are a fit? Reach out today.

Learn more about how we can help you make running your web design business so much easier (and way more fun)!

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Imagine growing your web design business felt this easy...

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You confidently charge wayyy more than you used to.

You stop undercharging (or never start in the first place) and you confidently make offers that reflect the value you bring to the table… and your clients are happy to pay you!

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You book web design clients you love to work with.

You know what to say to get their attention, and you confidently put yourself out there with simple marketing strategies that don’t require blogging, being on social media 24/7 or running ads.

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You run projects like a pro and work only when you want to.

You stop being an overworking people pleaser, and you know exactly how to handle formerly “awkward” situations with confidence.

Seriously, imagine confidently marketing your business, connecting with dream clients and selling profitable web design packages. It's life-changing.

I've helped hundreds of ambitious women web designers just like you create freedom, flexibility, financial independence and fulfillment.

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Shannon Mattern
Web Designer Academy

We help ambitious women web designers reclaim their time, book web design projects they love, and make more as a freelance web designer than they ever thought possible.

The Web Designer Academy provides step-by-step processes and fill-in-the-blank templates for your messaging, marketing, packages, consultations, sales and project management combined with next-level support so that you have everything you need to create a consistently profitable web design business doing work you love for clients you love.