start, structure, & scale your online business

Of online entrepreneurs


Traveller By Trade

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I went from a university dropout to broke backpacker to financially free business owner without a fixed address. This is my freedom lifestyle, and I want to help others create theirs.

I'm Chels

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Choose your adventure..

Looking to start an online business, wanting to scale your current one, need direction because you're a little lost AF but keen to join the ever growing community of online entrepreneurs saying 'HELL NO' to having a boss? 

We've got your back, mate!

start it.


scale it.

Ready to jump into the digital nomad/freelancer/online entrepreneur life but have about a million and one questions as to HOW exactly to do that? We've got you! Start at the blog, join the FB group, grab a freebie or two (or three) and work your way over to the online courses. All the info with none of the Google rabbit holes.

Kicked things off and need help with getting organised, navigating wearing all the hats & dealing with the 'WTF' moments? Don't worry, we all have them! Start off at the resources, and if you don't have a kick ass website make sure to grab one of the ShowIt website templates! You'll need all of these before you get ready to scale.

Time to get business running smoother then your best airplane landing and working just as hard as you do! We're talking all things outsourcing, systems, passive income, digital products, & having a proper website. The SSI business membership was made to help you tackle all of this and then some. Come join us!

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online courses

The Institute Of Code (IOC)


Hands-on courses in photography, social media & web develelopment to help you start a career you love. We create an environment of accelerated learning, so you can learn in-demand digital skills while having an experience of a lifetime.

online courses

The Pin To Sales Method


Inside this signature program, you’ll find six video modules, six in-depth work books, copywriting templates for your boards, and pins, and a bundle of graphics that are ready to plug and play in your Canva account! 

FOR $50 OFF!

design & structure your business like a 


Branding Blueprint

business bundle

DIY made easy! This is the exact process that the Traveller By Trade custom website design clients go through, at a fraction of the cost. You get step-by-step instructions, brand boards, tutorials, & worksheets to help you craft your dream brand kit with clarity & ease.

Looking to get clear as day on your finances, goals, and incoming leads so you can start scaling your business? This bundle helps you do exactly that! It includes a business income/expenses spreadsheet, leads and current project tracker and a quarterly goals and launching framework.



the digital nomad by trade blog is run as a collective where you will find blogs by our founder  @travellerbytrade & other online entrepreneurs

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SHowit template

Easy, breezy and so much fun with a sales page on top. This template is almost as delicious and one-of-a-kind as the famous Pastel de Belém.

SHowit template

As eye catching as the coast of South Africa with a photography portfolio to show off your best snaps. Come bring out your creative side.

SHowit template

An 8 page website template that comes Carrie Bradshaw approved and ready to cover all of your business needs.

professional strategic
design, 111% diy approved


After a cutom website?

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Go from website template to fully launched, high-converting website in just a few days