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Website Optimization and Online Marketing Focus of Upcoming Self Storage Webinars

by John Stevens June 7, 2011 8:06 AM
Two webinars are gearing up that focus on the Internet and are part of the Mini-Storage Messenger Self Storage Webinar Series which offers informative monthly webinars free of charge to self storage professionals. One will provide tools for creating an effective online presence for a self-storage facility and the other will address online marketing issues such as consumers’ reliance on smartphones and the explosion and growing relevance of social media. [More]

SpareFoot Grows in Power and Partners Up With INSOMNIAC

by John Stevens May 27, 2011 7:29 AM
SpareFoot.com, an online marketplace of more than 5,000 self storage facilities nationwide, has built up its company’s offerings recently, making it the largest network industry in the country. The company announced yesterday that it has joined INSOMNIAC Self Storage Network (ISSN) as well as incorporated SelfStorageDeals.com and SelfStorageFinders.com, other leading self storage web properties, into its network. [More]

EasyStorageSearch.com Improves Ease of Use and Ramps Up Service

by John Stevens March 25, 2011 11:22 AM
When consumers look for self storage options, most hop on the Internet to conduct a quick search. Making that search easy, quick and thorough is what database websites strive to achieve. Making improvements to the search engine capability is ongoing. EasyStorageSearch.com recently revamped its website to better provide up-to-date pricing and rental information. [More]

SpareFoot Raises Money to Expand Product and Workforce

by John Stevens March 16, 2011 7:57 AM
The most popular search on Sparefoot.com is “college summer storage.” And just as the semester is coming to an end for many college students, SpareFoot, which lists more than 5,000 self storage facilities in its nationwide online directory, has raised an extra $1.5 million to complete its second round of funding. [More]

Online Marketing Webinar Focuses on Using the Power of the Web to Invest Advertising Dollars Wisely

by John Stevens November 10, 2010 12:21 PM
Launching a website is one of the most powerful marketing tools a self storage professional has to market the business and begin leveraging all the online resources the Web has to offer for storage facility owners. [More]
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