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Have Self Storage Management Software Will Travel

by Holly Robinson January 28, 2014 11:29 PM
Back in the late 1950’s and early 60’s there was a popular television show called Have Gun Will Travel. It was a western where—as the title indicates—having a gun was pretty important. In the real world that is not the case, especially not in the business world. However, replace ‘gun’ with software’ and in this day and age you just might have a story. [More]

Self Storage Owners Switch to Web Edition of Site Link

by Kim Kilpatrick May 29, 2013 9:54 PM
Have you ever purchased a software program and were stumped at how to use it? Many times the user manual is not well written and is confusing to understand. So when a software company holds a user conference, users are very eager to attend so they can learn as much as possible about the program. [More]

Inside Self Storage Hosts a Free Webinar on Evaluating Facility-Management Software

by Kim Kilpatrick June 13, 2012 7:10 PM
In the field of education, Marc Prensky used the phrase ‘digital native’ in an article that he wrote at the turn of this century. He used this phrase in reference to students who were born in a digital world and who have grown up not knowing anything different. Digital natives have spent their entire lives immersed in computers, MP3 players, video games, cell phones, and a host of other technological gadgets. [More]

Best-Of-Business Award Given for Self-Storage Management Software

by Holly Robinson September 20, 2011 11:10 AM
Inside Self Storage recently conducted an opinion poll among storage facility owners and operators around the world. Over 1,000 people participated in the Best-of Business campaign providing their feedback on various software programs. Over 45 different software programs were compared and SiteLink Web Edition won the award in the software category of Best-of-Business Award. [More]

Updated Online Training Available for SiteLink

by Holly Robinson September 2, 2011 10:58 AM
SiteLink, a developer of software for self storage facilities, announced that they have released the next version of their free online training tools. SiteLink is a powerful program that single- and multi-facility owners use to manage and track their business.

The updated online training tools have an improved user interface and navigation that uses icons and is based on online program. The icons are linked to over 200 training videos and cover features such as move-ins and move-outs, payments, in-store merchandise purchased, walk-ins, daily close-out, and billing. [More]