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Custom, Mobile Ready Websites for Individuals & Small Businesses

Manage Your Content

Take control.  Update your site anytime with WordPress, used by over 74 million websites worldwide.

Budget Friendly

Don’t spend a fortune.  Get a custom, responsive website with a personal touch at price you can afford.

20 Years Experience

Save time and money.  Trust an experienced web designer to get your website built right the first time.

See What I Can Build for You

Every website is built in WordPress, the most popular website platform in the world.  In fact, about 1 in 4 websites use WordPress.

There’s a blog built right in, and you can update your own content easily from anywhere.

Here are some of the latest websites I’ve built in 2015:

About Your Designer

Hi, I’m Sharon Julien.  I’ve been building websites since 1995, when I taught myself HTML from a book I got at the library.  More than 20 years later, I still love creating websites that are beautiful and functional.

When you hire me to do your web design, you can count on getting a site that is:

  • Colorful, unique and beautiful
  • Able to be viewed well on all devices, including desktops, laptops, tablets and smart phones
  • Modern, clean and easy to navigate
  • Simple to update
  • Custom tailored to your needs

I’m happy to help you with your website.

What I Can Do for You

Whether you are an individual or small business owner, you’ve come to the right place.  I prefer to work one-on-one with strong decision makers who want to succeed online.

Here are some of the things I can do for you:

  • Blogs
  • Online Brochures
  • Photo Galleries
  • Slideshows
  • Contact Forms
  • Google Maps
  • Opt-in Mailing Lists
  • PayPal Shopping Carts
  • On-page SEO
  • Domain Registration
  • Web Hosting

Find out how I can help you with your website project.

Who I Can Help

What Clients Say

Kylie Devi

Sharon created a website for me and several of my friends. First, she is super fast and has never missed a deadline for anything I have hired her for. Second, she understands the WordPress platform at the expert level and is able to integrate the design into whatever your marketing desires are, whether it’s social media integration or SEO. Thirdly, she is really a great person who is always working on herself so the professional relationship is pleasant and a constant platform for growth. I have recommended Sharon to several other people who have all been very happy with the results she has delivered. I can easily recommend her again and again.

Kylie DeviEntrepreneur, Recovering the Spirit
Barbara Cox

Sharon Julien designed my website, Not only was the home page beautiful, but every page on the site was attractive and easy to navigate. Also, Sharon’s creative instincts were excellent in designing a site that reflected the nature of my business vision. I’ve gotten many compliments on it. Sharon is a delight to work with, and is prompt and helpful when I need follow-up assistance. She makes web business easy for amateurs like me.

Barbara CoxAuthor/Publisher, Beacon Street USA
Mark Davidson

Sharon is an extremely gifted designer.  Her sites are beautiful and perform well above expectation. She’s also an excellent teacher. I most highly recommend her work!

Mark DavidsonPresident, The Tech Toybox
Judy Phillips

Sharon made a wonderful website for my blog that featured items for sale from my Etsy store. It is easy to use and update. Sharon was very interested in helping me make a visually creative site, and pointed out several ways to steer traffic to my site. I highly recommend Sharon’s work.

Judy PhillipsBlogger, The Thrift Chick

Get a Free Quote

I’d love to give you a free quote for your web design project.

Please tell me a little about your needs, so I can send you a proposal.

It’s helpful if you include:

  • How many pages you want on your website
  • Any special features you want (forms, PayPal, SEO, etc.)
  • Links to sites you like

Or feel free to send any questions you have.  I strive to answer all requests within 24 hours on business days (excluding weekends and holidays).

I’m looking forward to working with you!


Send Me a Message

Latest News & Updates

Review: “We turned to Sharon when our other ‘web guy’ stopped responding….”

“We turned to Sharon when our other “web guy” stopped responding to calls. Sharon picked right up where he left off and made things even better. She moved our site platform from Expression Engine to WordPress and ensured that the site experience was uniform across devices. She’s incredibly responsive to e-mails and phone calls and quotes very reasonable rates for her good work. Don’t hesitate to rely on Sharon for your website needs.”

Peg O’Connor
The Law Firm of Turner O’Connor Kozlowski

Turner Law Partners

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Website Spotlight: Nanophotonica

Here’s my latest website launch, a redesign for a technology company that’s changing the world with their Quantum Dot LED displays. Nanophotonica was just voted a Florida Company to Watch.


Visit their website:

They came to me to give their site a crisp, clean, modern look, while making it mobile friendly.  I pared down their site’s elements and went for a minimalist style site with lots of white space that puts the focus squarely on their emerging technology.

Here’s a BEFORE shot of their site for comparison:


What You Should Expect When Getting a Website

For 20 years, I’ve been doing web design in Gainesville, Florida, and for clients nationwide.  In my field, that’s forever.  I’ve had a long time to figure out what I like to do and what works for me and for those who seek my help.  So today I’d like to share what you should expect when getting a website from me.

    When we start a project together, I will ask you what your needs are for your website.  What do you want your site to accomplish?  Do you want your website to reach customers in Gainesville or worldwide?  How many pages will you need?  How much content do you want to add?  Are there any special features you need?  What’s your style?  About 90% of the time these days, I don’t meet my clients in person.  Thanks to the power of technology, we can create an entire website via phone and email, saving us both on travel time.  I prefer email for ongoing discussion, because it keeps a record of what we’ve talked about.  I strive to answer email within 24 business hours and to complete most work requests within 3 business days, depending upon complexity of the work.
    People ask me all the time: “How much is a website?”  My answer is: “How much is a red car?”  Obviously, it depends on what kind of website you want, how many features it has, and how much content you add.  A simple website with 5 pages can start anywhere from $550 to $750, depending on the options.  Adding shopping carts, mailing lists, slideshows, forms, social media links and other things is extra.  Payment for your site is due upon initiating the project.  Payment plans are available through PayPal with approval.  I accept checks, and credit cards through PayPal only.
    Another popular question is, “How long will it take to build my website?”  Again, it depends on what kind of site you are getting and on how quickly you provide the content for the site and get back to me with approvals on each stage of development.  A simple, 5-page website with no extras can take as little as 7 to 14 business days.  For a quick turnaround, you will need to be ready with your logo, sample sites you like, text and photos for every page on your site, and any login information needed to access your domain and hosting.  Regardless, you should be prepared to allow at least 6 to 8 weeks for most sites to cover all the details.
    Like I said, I’ve been a Gainesville based web designer for two decades, so I’m not going anywhere.  I can’t tell you how many clients come to me and say that their web designer just disappeared and stopped returning their calls, or that their nephew dropped the ball on finishing their site.  I love what I do and plan to build websites far into the future.  My web design clients can rest easy, knowing that I’m a real person who is just a phone call or email away.

When you are ready to get started on your web design project, I’m happy to give you a free quote.

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