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More Self Storage Companies Enjoying the Benefits of Mobility

by John Stevens February 4, 2013 9:35 PM
Ferris Bueller once told the nation that life moved pretty fast and that if we didn’t stop to take a look around we’d miss it. As right as he was, his logic left one thing out—you have to have a place to put all of your stuff so you can stop. Of course that is something that the self storage industry would be more than happy to help with. [More]

StorageFront Unveils Mobile Version of their Website

by Holly Robinson June 1, 2012 2:39 PM
According to data from Cisco Systems Inc., mobile traffic has more than doubled in the last four years. Mobile traffic to the StorageFront website rose from less than 1 percent in 2009 to nearly 20 percent in the first four months of this year. Because of this growth, StorageFront recently built and launched their new mobile site. [More]

New Web Marketing Tool Designed Just for Self Storage Industry

by John Stevens February 24, 2011 11:31 AM
When prospective renters first start to look for self storage, ninety percent of them use a web search. Numbers don’t lie and that’s why it’s important to have a comprehensive web presence. Red Nova Labs, the company that created StorageFront and Self Storage Marketing Ahead recently unveiled a new marketing service called WebWorks for Self Storage specifically aimed at improving storage facility websites. [More]

Self Storage Search Engines Cater to Last Minute Movers

by Winnie Hsiu September 3, 2010 5:50 PM
Need to move tomorrow? Are you just starting to pack? Several online self storage search engines and shopping sites plan to allow people who need to move quickly to reserve a unit and move fast, even if they need to move within a day. [More]

StorageFront Website Ends Beta Phase

by Tony Gonzalez January 25, 2010 10:11 AM
Last October, StorageFront launched its new self-storage search engine and web-marketing service, making it available for use while also adjusting it periodically based on the demands of users. Now that its beta-testing phase is finished, StorageFront has announced that it will go live with its new website on Feb. 1 of this year.

StorageFront is a search engine and marketing resource for the self-storage industry. Its directory of self-storage providers includes over 40,000 storage facilities in the United States. The site is intended to be used both by consumers and by self-storage owners. For owners, the site is intended to be a marketing tool. For consumers, it shows all the facilities that meet a particular, user-defined criteria, sorted by geographic proximity to the consumer. [More]