Profitable Designer Lab

Ready to get consistent clients
without spending
all of your time marketing?

Love creating websites for clients… but not the process of getting clients?

“Marketing” yourself as a web designer is exhausting!

You feel like you need to be everywhere, answering questions and “adding value” (whatever that actually means), just to get your name out there.

So you’re spending HOURS a day just trying to “show up like an expert”, just hoping that even ONE of these people will want to hire you.

And when someone does hire you to create a website, you’re too busy working on their site to then spend time being visible.

So you always seem to have this awkward gap in between clients… and the inconsistent income to prove it.

The Typical Web Designer Cycle

Feast or Famine Cycle

Around and around you go, slowly going crazy in this never ending feast or famine cycle!

And the most frustrating part is you don’t know what else to do!


You’re already doing EVERYTHING that you’ve been told will work to get clients…

  • Answering questions in Facebook groups
  • Posting on social media
  • Creating a freebie and trying to build a list
  • DMing people who look like they need help
  • And best of all… having coffee chats to network, which really just means tell as many people as possible about what you do
But it’s exhausting and frustrating… and making you second guess whether you can make your business work at all.

The truth is you’re stuck in an awful feast or famine cycle and there is no way out… unless you learn a better way.

I’m going to let you in on the biggest secret among successful web designers…

… 93% of web designers find new clients through referrals

I know, shocking, right?

We know people buy from those they know, like, and trust.

But what if you didn’t have to spend tons of time getting people to know/like/trust you?

What if you could simply borrow trust from someone else?

That’s really what a referral is. Here’s how it goes…

Sally knows you create amazing websites. When Susie asks Sally if she knows a web designer, she recommends you… and Susie immediately trusts you because she trusts Sally.

And all you had to do was show up and create a great website (which is what you love to do anyway).

Imagine JUST getting to do the part
of your business you love...

… without spending hours and hours a day stalking different Facebook groups, just hoping someone will ask a question you can answer.


Imagine jumpstarting your web design business even if you haven’t had a lot of clients yet or are changing directions.

Imagine never having to feel like you’re begging for clients again… because they are finally coming to you!

I know it’s possible… because it’s how I’ve built my business

Hi, I’m Dara

I have built a successful web design business based solely on referrals, even though I’m a self-taught web designer and a super introvert.

When I transitioned from being a tech VA to designing websites 3 years ago, I had no idea how to market myself.

So I did what everyone said I needed to do… I spent HOURS a day on Facebook, answering questions about websites and branding. 

Which got me exactly 0 clients fast.

Which meant my income was also ZERO.

One night my husband asked me why I seemed to be working all of the time but still wasn’t making any money.

And I realized something had to change. I was done having my face glued to my phone all day, missing out on that time with my kids, and having nothing to show for it.

So I found a better way… a system to attract clients ready to buy to me like a magnet.


Get consistent web design clients
without having to “add value” all day…
even if you’re a VA, brand new, or self-taught!

Get the proven plan to get your first clients

Want a peak inside?

Your What

Tired of trying to be all things to all people? This is the week that all ends. I’ll show you how to create the perfect offer for YOU, so you can start selling it with confidence. We’ll look at your unique skillset and experience, and craft a web design package that will let you effortlessly shine as the expert. (And that offer doesn’t have to be for a $5k website!)

At the end of this week, you'll have a great offer that you'll be excited to sell!

Your Why

I know, I know, you have a new idea every five minutes… but chasing every latest and greatest doesn’t help you show up and serve like an expert. And people can’t refer people to you if they don’t know or understand what you’re doing this week!

At the end of this week, you'll have your sales page written and ready to share!

Your Where

Networking doesn’t have to mean doing coffee chats every day, or awkwardly showing up to local networking events where you don’t even talk to anyone. I’ll teach you my system for creating a network of genuine relationships that bring clients to me each and every week.

At the end of this week, you'll know your target audience and have started building your referral network.

Your How

Happy clients refer their friends! This week I’ll show you how to easily create a seamless client process that will make your clients sing your praises from the rooftops and all over social media (hello, free marketing!).

At the end of this week, you’ll have a streamlined client process that your clients will love, plus you’ll know how to ask for testimonials and referrals without feeling awkward.

Plus these amazing bonuses

Easy Marketing Plan Trello Board

An easy digital organizing system to track relationships and leads, like virtual post-its that you can check from anywhere

Valued at $97

Happy Client Process Trello Board

Learn how to run a great web design project to make the process painless, even if you’re totally new to designing websites!

Valued at $97

Terrific Testimonial Swipe File

Getting great testimonials is all about asking the RIGHT questions. I'll give you the exact questions I ask my clients.

Valued at $47

Worried you’ll buy yet another program
but never actually do the work?
Don’t worry, I’ve got you covered!

4 weekly check in calls

We'll meet as a group for an hour once a week to get all of your questions answered.

Valued at $497

Let's Do it Day

Learning does nothing if you don't actually put it into practice! We'll have a set day to put your client process into action once and for all!

Valued at $497

Private Facebook Group

Have a question in between calls? No problem! Post it in the private group to get my input quickly!

Valued at $497

Join the Profitable Designer Lab for only $497

Valued at over $2800

We Start Nov 23rd!

Want the Early Bird Special?

Sign up before November 9th when the course goes live to the public, and you’ll get a BONUS one-on-one hour long session with me! We’ll take a deep dive into your business to create the perfect offer to fit your life AND income goals!

Frequently Asked Questions

Most frequent questions and answers

I’m brand new at designing websites. Will this work for me?

Yes! You’ll set yourself up for success by learning how to get consistent clients the EASY way instead of wasting tons of time trying to build a name for yourself online.

I don’t have a ton of extra time a week. Will this work for me?

Absolutely! In fact, once you get this process going, you’ll end up saving yourself so much time. I’m a busy mom of 2 preschoolers who runs my business in the margins of my day- if I can do it, you can too!

How is this different from working with a business coach?

I’ll be the first one to tell you I’m not a business coach. I’m a designer just like you. I’m not teaching you theories, but the exact method and system I’ve used to build my own web design busienss from the ground up. 

How long will I have access to the program?

You’ll have lifetime access to the videos and course materials.

I don’t design websites. Can I still use your system?

Umm, so here’s the deal- I’m a web designer. I know how to manage and grow a web design business. While I assume the same principles apply to growing any kind of service based business, I don’t have experience using this system for anything outside of web design. So either message me to chat more about your business specifically or try at your own risk. 

What if I have a question not answered here?

Send me an email at I answer every email personally!

Here’s the truth…

You can sit around for another year frustrated that you’re spinning your wheels and wasting your precious free time trying to make a name for yourself online while still earning next to nothing.

Or you can join the Profitable Designer Lab and learn the proven system to getting consistent clients based strictly off referrals.

Join for only $497

We Start nov 23rd!

*Disclaimer- I cannot guarantee that you’ll get clients or work.
But this will equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to start your business. 

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