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Tool overwhelm is a real thing for Digital Nomad Girls! That’s why we’ve put together the Ultimate DNG Toolbox with over 100 tools to help you with productivity while travelling, working abroad, staying in touch, meeting people and much more!
GreenGeeks Hosting is the leading eco-friendly web host. We use them for all our websites and love their customer service, affordability and environmental commitment.
Data servers use vast amounts of energy and GreenGeeks uses renewable energy exclusively.
Hosting starts at $2.95 per month.
I’ve tried a lot of different email marketing services but my all-time favourite is MailerLite.
It’s super simple to use, very affordable (I saved over $1300 per year by switching from Activecampaign) their support is great and I honestly love using their campaign designer, landing pages and forms.
My website and sales pages were built using the Elementor page builder for WordPress. From landing pages and ecommerce stores, to full-blown websites – you can build it all with it’s live drag and drop function that let’s you customise every part of your website intuitively with zero code. Elementor has free and pro versions that you can check out below.
Mighty Networks is an all-in-one platform to host your membership. I use it to run my own premium community, The Lab, and can not recommend it enough.
It has a robust events calendar, member profiles, you can host courses and groups and even do livestreams. Plus you get your own app!
Podia is a platform that lets you host and sell online courses, digital downloads, webinars and even memberships. It’s super user friendly, doesn’t take a cut of your course fees and looks great.
I use it for my beginner course and absolutely recommend it. Get a 14-day free trial and test it out!
Pre-pandemic I had to explain what Zoom is, but now it’s of course known by everyone. It’s one of my most used tools and I host all my workshops and events on Zoom.
It’s super reliable, has great connectivity, requires little bandwidth and you can record all your meetings to share or upload them later.
SmarterQueue is my favourite tool for scheduling posts to my Facebook Group and Page. You can re-share evergreen content so that your blog posts get the love they need regularly.
Get a free month’s trial by using the link below.
Planoly is my favourite Instagram planning and scheduling tool. It’s beautifully laid out, super easy to use and you can preview what your grid will look like. You get 30 uploads per month for free and can schedule all your posts, stories & Reels in advance.
Tailwind is your Pinterest power tool. It lets you schedule all your pins by time and to multiple boards. It is really powerful and will help increase traffic from Pinterest, even by just investing an hour or two per month. Get a month for free using the link below.
If you’re interested in getting started working as a VA (virtual assistant) then Esther Inman is your gal. Esther has trained over 4000 women and men through her course 90-Day VA. She teaches hands-on skills that business owners are hiring for right now.
My own VA Georgia has gone through her program and I can honestly say that it’s been a game-changer to have her on my team. You can watch the free Masterclass to find out more about becoming a VA.
My friend and former DNG team member Deya Aliaga runs the DBM Bootcamp (DBM = Digital Business Manager) and honestly, it’s one of the best courses I’ve ever set eyes on. Deya teaches you everything you need to know about becoming a DBM, so you can work with dream clients, help them run their business and earn fantastic money online.
Many of my Lab members have taken her course and if I was starting out online now, THIS is the route I’d go as well. Check out Deya’s free Masterclass below!
Want to launch your own membership site? The Membership Academy is the number one place to learn how!
Callie and Mike (the Membership Geeks) have decades of experience in planning, launching, running and growing memberships and have taught me everything I know.
The Academy is packed with useful tutorials, guides and roadmaps and their community forum is helpful and actionable.
I love their ethical and down to earth approach to business.
AirBnB has become the most important platform for finding accommodation around the world. Find rooms, apartments, farms, boats, castles & villas for a few nights or full months.
Get €29 in free travel credit when you sign up with the below link.
Having solid travel insurance has never been more important. World Nomads protects you in case of medical emergency, but also covers cancellations, repatriations and more. It’s one of the most popular digital nomad insurances and available to travellers from over 150 countries.
Who doesn’t love to stay in lovely homes for free while looking after adorable furry friends?
Trusted Housesitters is the biggest house & petsitting marketplace and for only $89 a year you can sit as much as you like.
If you’re a freelancer and receive money in US Dollars, Euros, British Pounds, Australian Dollars or Canadian Dollars, Wise could be the perfect solution for you.
Not only are their international transfer fees ridiculously low but they also offer borderless bank accounts and business accounts.
Use the link below to get your first £500 worth of international transfers for free!
If your business is registered in the UK, then definitely check out Tide. It’s a 100% online business bank account with super low fees and a great app.
It also connects with Paypal and Stripe, unlike many other online banks, and you get a Mastercard Debit Card to use for business expenses.
Sign up and get 150 free transfers with the code ‘NOMADGIRLS‘
Dealing with all the legal stuff around your business can be a real pain. Thankfully, Suzanne Dibble is the law expert for small businesses and in her GDPR Pack you get access to all the necessary website policies and advice you need to run your business.
Plus, there’s a whole online course included that walks you through everything to make sure you know how to use the templates properly
The only conference for experienced digital nomads! There will be 7 conferences over 7 years on all 7 continents and yes, Antarctica is happening! Next up Montreal in Sept 2022, get your ticket now!
Have you ever wanted to cross Russia on the trans-Siberian railway?
Well, now you can share the experience with a bunch of digital nomads aboard Nomad Train!
Our very own girls-only retreats in Europe and soon beyond!
Join the waitlist for news on the next retreats and check out what we got up to at our last retreats.
Working on a laptop all day long can have serious health implications.
I started having issues with my neck and pain in my hands and writst until I started using the Roost Stand. It’s super lightweight, folds down to nothing and is a total game changer.
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