• Mari Pfeiffer in front of museum building

    The name’s Mari. Mari Pfeiffer.

I’m all about terrific copywriting, beautiful website design and powerful content strategy that helps coaches and consultants reach more of their target audience and convert them into customers.

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I believe that when you have a website that you love, it makes all the difference in your business.

I love to create gorgeous websites. But more than that, I love to create effective websites. Sites that help my clients attract more of the people they want to serve, and helps convert visitors into loyal customers.

What I love about my work

All of my clients are doing important, meaningful work. Whether they’re an elite sports coach, a highly-experienced life coach or a wealth management consultant, they’re all helping people do better and live better. All of my clients inspire me!

My story, in a few words

My first professional website was a tiny little site that I created using a free template, and I think it had just three pages. At the time, I was a freelance writer – copywriter, reporter and creative writer. My site was where prospective clients and editors could view my portfolio, read over my resume, and decide whether to hire me. Which thankfully, they often did.

Eventually, I refreshed and updated the site. I optimized it better for search engines, and added more interesting content. It was a simple yet attractive site, and I loved pointing people to it.

Suddenly, I started fielding requests for design services. Which I wasn’t even offering! But the requests kept coming. So, I figured, why not do both? And that’s how my life as a writer and a website designer took off!

Shall we work together? Contact me to schedule a consultation.

My inspiration comes from a variety of places.

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Some other interesting facts about moi:

  • I was born in Tokyo, Japan. My mother is Japanese. My father, a U.S. Diplomat, was a Brooklyn native who never recovered from the Dodgers’ move to Los Angeles.
  • I grew up in France and Switzerland before returning to the United States. When we moved back to the U.S. I was stunned at the massiveness of American supermarkets.
  • My father nicknamed me “mischief mari,” because I was always poking my nose in business where it didn’t belong. Naturally I became a reporter.
  • I hold a Bachelor’s in U.S. History from Barnard College, and a Master of Fine Arts in Screenwriting from the American Film Institute.
  • I started my career in journalism at Dow Jones & Co., first in New York, then in Tokyo, followed by a couple of years as a producer-reporter with CNBC Asia.
  • I took a sabbatical from journalism in 1997 to pursue a master’s degree in screenwriting, and launched my freelance career in 2000. I’ve been published in Vogue and the Wall Street Journal. Yay for me.
  • In 2011, I launched my combined writing and website design business.
  • I’m originally from Washington, D.C. I currently live in Altadena, California.
  • I’m fairly fluent in French and Japanese.
  • I’m married to a cinematographer. He shoots films and commercials. He’s from Norway. He has a funny accent.
  • I’m a mom, too. These days I’m known more as Mimi’s Mom than Mari.
  • I was very lucky to have a beautiful dog, Nunuk, a Malamute-Shepherd mix, in my life. I miss him everyday.
  • I love to bake and decorate cookies. I published a book about decorated cookies called the coolest cookies on the planet.
  • I love e.e. cummings. I think “The Wire” is the best TV series ever. I love Charlotte Bronte.

I’m grateful you have read this far.

National Monument in Washington DC
Mari Pfeiffer family husband and daughter
Nunuk Malamute Shepherd mix dog

Shall we work together?

Then contact me. Choosing the right person for your website project is important. We can start with a free consultation, and take it from there.