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Every business starts out as an idea, a leap of faith, a passion. And every business has a story to tell.

Whatever you do, let’s tell your story.


Your Business. Your Story. Your Website.

Website design and development plays an important role in the success of any business. Information provided on your website will convince people to either give you their business or go to your competition. The site design can be just as influential through presentation and ease of use.

Let's Talk about your website

  • The goals and main purpose of your website
  • Your visitors' online experience
  • How you stand out from your competition
  • The history of your company

I would love the opportunity to work with you and give you a custom website design that reflects the spirit, individuality and history of your company.

No obligations, no fine print & no hard feelings.

Like you, I love what I do. More importantly, I want my customers to love what I do. If you aren't happy with my services for whatever reason, we settle up, shake hands and walk away from the table.

  • Original Custom Website Design
  • Friendly Ongoing Support
  • No Obligation Consultation
  • WordPress Installation & Customization
  • WordPress Ecommerce
  • Maintenance, Hosting and Domains

US Military Active Duty & Veterans: 50% off
Military Family Members: 10% off.
Applies to initial website development and services up to $500.

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Working with Lori has been a pleasure. When we first began looking into initiating an overhaul of our website, we didn’t know where to begin. Lori helped talk us through the entire process and was very helpful, taking time to understand exactly what we wanted from our new website. Her professionalism, advice and assistance throughout the process were invaluable.
Ruth Crothers


Website Maintenance and Updates

Website maintenance is like any other maintenance you do, weeding your garden, cleaning those gutter spouts, polishing the golf clubs . . well, you get the idea!

Maintaining and updating your site with Sparrowsart is easy. Once we set up your account, all you have to do is send an email with the updated content. I will update your site within a day or two, depending on the complexity.

Hosting

Too busy to worry about your hosting and domain? Sparrowsart has you covered! Get it all in one place with a handy monthly plan that includes hosting, one annual domain renewal and light maintenance of 15 minutes or less for $15 per month.

Fees

$120 for up to 6 hours per month or $30 per hour, whichever fits your needs best. Anything up to half hour is $15.00 and anything over half hour is $30.00. For example, 10 minutes would be $15.00 and 45 minutes would be $30.00.
The $120 monthly maintenance service requires a 12 month commitment and includes optional annual hosting and one domain renewal.

photo by Puravida

Updating your website is a little like gardening, except you don't get to play in the dirt!

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Current Web Design Portfolio

I am fortunate to work with interesting and dynamic people. They come to the table with unique perspectives, goals, visions and personalities, but they all have two things in common. A passion for what they do and the perseverance to be the best at what they do.

All the web site designs in this portfolio are live, please take a moment to visit them. If you like what you see and would like more information, please contact me with any questions or to schedule a consultation.

Tracy Ann Sampsell's Organic Hair Salon

Location: Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania

Tracy Sampsell uses only professional organic products in her salon.

The Project:

Tracy's business goals for her salon changed and her website reflects the new direction she is taking. The design is simplified and softer with location and contact information.
Ongoing Services: Hosting and maintenance as needed.

What Tracy said:

Work speaks for itself. Website has been my best form of advertisement, surpassing radio, newspaper, and yellowpages.
Tracy Sampsell

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Heimbach's Country Store

Location: Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania

Heimbach's Country Store is a well established old store with an in house bakery, deli and a wide selection of country themed gifts. Popular with the locals and well worth a visit if you are in town.

The Project:

Sue needed a simple one page website to post her weekly specials along with the store’s hours, location and contact information.
Ongoing Services: Hosting and maintenance as needed.

What Sue said:

Friendly greetings, prompt service, courteous reminders, and great rates. Plus I am really happy with my web page! Thanks, Lori!
Sue Heimbach

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Miller Travel Agency

Location: Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania

Miller Travel Agency specializes in local group cruises, honeymoon cruises, all inclusives, business travel and tours. The agents are professional, experienced and great fun to work with.

The Project:

Amie outgrew her previous site and needed a website redesign that was a little less cluttered. Her new site has plenty of white space while still providing the information her customers need. The design reflects her agency’s lighthearted and happy personality.
Ongoing Services: Hosting and maintenance as needed.

What Amie said:

Sparrowsart has been instrumental in the growth of my business. Lori does a fantastic job and I highly recommend her to any company – large or small.
Amie Miller

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Living Seasons Ministry

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Living Seasons Ministry offers spiritual readings and support.

The Project:

Lynda was looking for an outlet for creative spiritual writings, her own as well as others. Lynda maintains the site as well as coordinates writings from her contributors. This is a wordpress site with the Genesis framework.
Ongoing Services: Hosting and maintenance as needed.

What Lynda said:

Lori expertly guided me through learning how to use WordPress and advised me on a variety of options. She has a gentle spirit that made the whole experience a joy to work with her. Her extraordinary patience with me and encouragement as I dealt with my own doubts about the ministry was a blessing. Thank-you, Lori, and God Bless you in all of your endeavors.
Lynda Stoy Stear

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Ola Mesa Property Management

Location: Bartow, Florida

Ola Mesa LLC is a professional property management company committed to providing superior homes and investment opportunities.

The Project:

Joe needed a simple site for showcasing his current properties.
Ongoing Services: Maintenance as needed.

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Sampsell Roofing

Location: Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania

Raymond and Bob Sampsell are roofing contractors with over 75 years combined experience.

The Project:

Ray needed a simple one page business card web site with a synopsis of his services and contact information.
Ongoing Services: Hosting and light maintenance as needed.

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Museum of Nursing History

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Museum of Nursing History is committed to the preservation and exhibition of historical nursing memorabilia and to educate the nursing community as well as the general public about nursings' past.

The Project:

The museum was interested in a site that they could easily update and showcase their collections of nursing artifacts. We decided on a wordpress site with the Genesis framework and child theme.
Ongoing Services: Maintenance as needed.

What Jane said:

I am a board member of the Museum of Nursing History and have had my RN since 1957. I became active with the museum in 2004. The web site for the museum consisted of several broken links, misinformation, and three different addresses. Need I go on?
This situation, in my opinion, was intolerable. Getting the web site fixed presented its own set of problems with the board. With perseverance, 5 proposals and the recommendation of a satisfied customer, Lori was selected to fix our website. Not an easy task I must say.
In addition, several retired and close to retirement nurses wished to be the content managers. She had to walk us through; do a lot of handholding, furnish some anti-anxiety reassurance (You get the picture). It is hard to believe; here we are working on our web site, adding content and so forth. I invite you to visit the web site Museum of Nursing History.org and see for yourself!
Jane Early

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1337 Rentals

Location: Sunbury, Pennsylvania

1337 Rentals is a professional Susquehanna Valley, Pennsylvania Property Management Agency with expertise in residential, commercial and off-campus student housing.

The Project:

Chris and Meghan needed a new website with rental listing capabilities that is responsive and easy to update. The flat design with bold red accents and a subtle yellow dotted background give the site a warm and light feel.
Ongoing Services: Maintenance on an as needed basis.

What Chris said:

Lori is wonderful to work with. I am not a tech person but she broke it down so it was easy for me to follow along and use. We are really pleased with the work she has done for us and would recommend her anytime.
Christopher M. Peiffer

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All Saint's Episcopal Church of Selinsgrove

Location: Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania

All Saints is a historic Episcopalian Church with deep roots in the Selinsgrove area. The church welcomes everyone to enjoy a community meal twice a month through the “Martha’s Table” program.

The Project:

All Saints needed a website to provide information and a friendly welcome to potential visitors. The church keeps the site maintained and updated on a regular basis with current events, a calendar and their Sunday Morning Service bulletin. The site uses Wordpress with the Genesis framework.
Ongoing Services: Hosting and light maintenance as needed.

What Chris said:

Our site is for congregants wanting schedule information from the site as well as for attracting new people who may be looking for a church to attend. Lori has made this a very user friendly as well as informative site that is pleasant to use and enables one to find the information they need quickly.
Chris Packard

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Mr. Birds Custom Car Wash Equipment

Location: Williamsport, Pennsylvania

Mr. Birds is a full service company specializing in custom car and truck wash systems and components.

The Project:

Mike needed a website update to provide more in depth information about the various car wash products he carries and services he offers. The project had a couple of different areas being worked on: Moving the site to a different server,SEO involving rewriting page content, title tags and descriptions, etc. Adding new pages for his product lines and updating the code.
Ongoing Services: Maintenance as needed.

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Landera Associates

Location: Miami, Florida

Landera Associates, P.A. has over twenty-five years of experience in architectural and roofing related services.

The Project:

Osvaldo moved to a new location and needed his website information as well as his recent projects updated. Please note that this is a 'vintage' pre-mobile site.
Ongoing Services: Maintenance on an as needed basis.

What Osvaldo said:

Your creative ideas, prompt action and patience made this a pleasurable experience and the results were perfect for our needs. It was great to be able to give you a brief idea of what we wanted and have you transform our thoughts to an internet identity that truly represents the image of our firm.
Osvaldo L. Landera, AIA, LEED AP

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Kathy Morrell and Associates

Location: Fredericksburg, Virginia

Kathy and her team specialize in project management and event planning. While her primary focus is on producing successful events, she also uses her organizing skills to help clients evaluate their current staffing and office resources, develop tighter office procedures, and brainstorm about long-term strategies or campaigns.

The Project:

Kathy was looking for a website redesign with a professional clean look. We used her logo and branding as a reference for the design. Please note that this is a 'vintage' pre-mobile site.
Ongoing Services: Maintenance on an as needed basis.

What Kathy said:

Without a doubt I am thrilled our paths crossed! My new website design is exactly what I was looking for. Thank you for your professionalism, your responsiveness and above all – for taking the time to listen. Your customer service is superb and working with you has been a real pleasure. I am looking forward to our next project!
Kathy Morrell

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Jet Residential Services

Location: Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania

Jet is a small family owned business providing plumbing, heating, and electrical services. Jason has been servicing the Susquehanna area for over 6 years.

The Project:

Jason needed a simple one page business card web site with a synopsis of his services and contact information. Please note that this is a 'vintage' pre-mobile site.
Ongoing Services: Hosting and light maintenance as needed.

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