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We Are Extending Expiration Dates Until June 1st

Because the active COVID-19 virus will financially impact so many people in our communitites, we want to do our part to relieve any stress or worry about remaining active on DoulaMatch.net while COVID-19 social distancing requirements are in effect. After June 1st, we will re-assess and continue to extend profile expirations until social distancing requirements have been lifted.

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Group Profile Coupon Codes

DoulaMatch.net offers a discount for group profile owners who wish to offset the cost of their individual members' profiles.  When group profile owners make a single payment of support to DoulaMatch, they receive a coupon code their members may use to offset some or all of the minimum $15 annual cost of using DoulaMatch.  To be specific, we are offering a discount of 20% for groups of 20 – 50 doulas, and 40% for groups over 50 doulas. 

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New Support Levels

Beginning April 1, 2020 keeping an active profile and availability calendar on DoulaMatch.net will require an annual support payment. 

The annual support options per profile are:

  • $15 for doulas creating new profiles
  • $25 for established, active doulas
  • $50 for doulas who have received paying clients from their DoulaMatch.net profile

Doulas choose the level of financial support that matches their use of the site. 

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Search Results Best Practice

Your ranking in search results is determined by when you last updated or refreshed your calendar.  Doulas with the most recent calendar update/refresh are always at the top of the search results.  Doulas in competitive markets update or refresh their availability calendar daily.

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Introducing the new DoulaMatch.net

We are about to release a major upgrade in the style and visual appearance of DoulaMatch.net.  That release will occur on Friday, February 7th at 9pm, PST.

Since 2008, supporting our work has been voluntary.  We are enormously grateful for your current support of our work.  Without you, this site would not exist.  Thank you.

Going forward with this release, annual support of our work will now be required from all doulas who keep profiles on DoulaMatch.net.  As we’ve done in the past, doulas will be able to select a level of financial support that matches their use of the site and the value they receive. 

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