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Allison Woad - Website Designer and WordPress Expert

Allison is a website designer and optimization expert specializing in WordPress. Based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, she is the owner and operator of Allison Woad Designs, which started with a focus on elevating the online and marketing presence of local small businesses by designing unique WordPress websites and print collateral.

Through her design work, Allison saw her clients struggling with the backend maintenance of their websites. In response to their needs, Allison Woad Designs introduced three website care packages, taking her service offerings to the next level and proving she’s a master of many trades – not only can she artfully design a beautiful website, she’s also a technical whiz and can optimize the performance of any site, too.

What My Clients Are Saying

Julie Marks Owner at The Italian Market

Julie Marks
Owner and Operator
Italian Market

Allison Woad was the most professional and easy-going web developer we have ever worked with.  Not only does she have extensive expertise in web development, and was able to work with us patiently as we explored the best options for our business, she was proactive in adding value to our project.  No request was too small and she was always available at a moment’s notice to assist in last minute requests. We would recommend Allison to any business exploring opportunities to create or modify their web or social media presence.


Eric Goll
Founder & Family Coach
Empowering Ability Academy

If you are considering hiring Allison, just do it! As a business owner that runs an online business, Allison has helped me take the business to the next level! She redesigned my website (, and built the platform for my online course and membership. She is also running my website maintenance and security. She keeps her commitments and delivers on-time at a very high quality level. She always delivers! Basically, she helped me level up my business and I'd give her 6 stars if there was an option. I recommend her to you - unless you are going to steal her away from working my ongoing projects 🙂

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Julie Walker
Owner and Operator
Full Circle Adventures

Allison Woad did a fabulous job of helping me create a new website. We worked from the bare bones of the old one, but WOW it is unrecognizable! I had a skeletal outline of what I wanted and Allison added her sense of design, creativity,beauty and structure that made it work. Her use of the images I gave her to work with, was wonderful.

Allison was easy to work with. I never felt rushed or abandoned, by our different timelines. Allison is easy to talk to, helped me understand how things work and even offered a "background training session" so that I can make all my monthly changes to the website. Allison comes highly recommended by me, for any small company, who needs a professional looking and functioning website.

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