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    What is Local SEO

    Your browser does not support SVG Sophie Nguyen

    StoragePug is a modern marketing company for self storage. We create intelligent marketing websites that allow you to rent units & take payments through your facility’s website.

    Local SEO is one of the most important things you can do for your self-storage business.

    About 80 percent of your potential customers will search online for self-storage companies before selecting one to call and give their business.

    If you aren’t using local SEO techniques, they may never know your facility even exists.

    Self Storage Social Media Essentials

    Your browser does not support SVG Sophie Nguyen

    StoragePug is a modern marketing company for self storage. We create intelligent marketing websites that allow you to rent units & take payments through your facility’s website.

    Promoting your self-storage business online is crucial for your visibility and success. While it's tempting to concentrate on your website and Google search rankings, a strong social media presence is a big piece of the equation.

    Facebook alone has more than 2 billion monthly active users, so harnessing the power of social media to promote your business has the potential to significantly increase your brand reach. 

    Should My Storage Facility Have a Facebook Business Page?

    Your browser does not support SVG Rachel English

    More than 60 million businesses use Facebook to connect with customers.

    Facebook Business can help you increase awareness of your self-storage business, encourage people to use your facility and build great advertising campaigns. Here are some of the other benefits of using a Facebook Business Page for your self-storage facility. 

    What are Local Listings?

    Your browser does not support SVG Rachel English

    What Makes Local Listings on the Web a Big Deal for Storage Companies? 

    Even if you are just starting your self storage enterprise, you certainly know that the storage industry spins around the axis of location: your facility location, your customers' location, the location of your pods or portable units, or even the location of your storage transfer vehicles (ie moving trucks). 

    How to Set Up a Google Review Link for Your Self Storage Facility

    Your browser does not support SVG Richard Jeffords

    Think online reviews don’t matter? Think again!

    According to Forbes, taking control of online reviews on sites such as Google My Business is “the single most important thing [businesses] can do to attract new customers.” Why? Because 90% of consumers read online reviews before visiting a business, and 88% of consumers trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations.

    Use Local SEO to Get Your Self-Storage Facility Found

    Your browser does not support SVG Richard Jeffords

    You’re the owner of a self-storage facility, and you have all of your bases covered: you've invested in the layout of your facility, the location, the security, and surveillance, offer outdoor storage units and indoor climate-controlled storage units that are well-lit and inviting.

    Your office support staff is friendly, knowledgeable, helpful and always available. You offer competitive pricing and terms. You offer sign-up bonuses and deals. 

    The problem is, people can’t find you online. 

    Top 3 Ways to Show up on the Google 3 Pack

    Your browser does not support SVG George Robinson

    In today’s internet-connected world, it is more important than ever that you have a web presence. 

    About 90% of consumers do an internet search to find local businesses and research them before making a decision. Of those, 86% use Google for their search engine. 

    If you want to take your self-storage business to the next level, getting in the first page of Google results for relevant keywords is paramount. 

    Getting to Know Your
 Consumer Trends in Self Storage

    Your browser does not support SVG Christine Bell

    StoragePug is a modern marketing company for self storage. We create intelligent marketing websites that allow you to rent units & take payments through your facility’s website.

    Let’s face it; knowing who your customer is should be an integral part of every entrepreneur's business plan. It can drive marketing and promotional efforts, the way you interact with potential customers, and even the way you handle day to day business.

    We’re going to take some of the guesswork out of that by dropping some good intel on you. We think some of it might surprise you.

    How Your Website Affects Peoples View of Your Storage Facility

    Your browser does not support SVG Rachel English

    StoragePug is a modern marketing company for self storage. We create intelligent marketing websites that allow you to rent units & take payments through your facility’s website.

    We all know the concept of curb appeal, right? If your house looks nice from the curb, it’s more likely to attract buyers, and you may even get a higher price for it. 

    Master the Art of the First Impression  

    These days, though, curb appeal has expanded to inside-out appeal, with every part of a house needing to look up-to-snuff to get that higher bid.

    Six Ways to Improve Your Self Storage PPC Campaigns

    Your browser does not support SVG Gabe Orten

    StoragePug is a modern marketing company for self storage. We create intelligent marketing websites that allow you to rent units & take payments through your facility’s website.

    As self storage operators, you want to get the most out of your pay-per-click (PPC) budget. Unfortunately, there isn’t one right way to do it. 

    It is imperative to be aware of what is pulling in customers and what isn’t. You could be wasting money on your PPC ads and not even know it!