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    Self Storage Marketing

    StoragePug is a self storage marketing company. We help storage facilities attract visitors, rent more units & keep tenants happy. Modern marketing for self storage.

    Should My Storage Facility Have a Yelp Page?

    Your browser does not support SVG Richard Jeffords

    Today’s consumers no longer need to rely on the word of salespeople or vendors. They have the internet!

    It is easy for anyone to tap into an abundance of testimonials, reviews, articles, and more when researching products and services. It's is true no matter what people are consuming – whether it be food from a restaurant, clothes from a department store or rental services from your self-storage facility.

    What is Google My Business for Self Storage?

    Your browser does not support SVG George Robinson

    Google My Business is an easy-to-use and useful tool for brick and mortar businesses. It allows you to manage your online presence across Google.

    This free tool helps potential and current customers learn a lot about your business. By simply verifying and editing your information, you can help customers find your storage facility and learn more about the services that you offer.

    Google My Business works with Search and Maps — and it is entirely free to use.

    Why the Google 3 Pack Is Crucial for Storage Facility Marketing

    Your browser does not support SVG Amanda Myers

    Self storage facilities, for the most part, serve local renters. We satisfy the needs of our community. That's the basic composition of local business, even if somewhat oversimplified. We know, however, that things are really more complicated than that.

    Technology has changed the way consumers find and relate to businesses and brands.

    How to Rank in the Google 3 Pack

    Your browser does not support SVG T. J. Williamson

    Search Engine Results are now Locally-Relevant

    By now, everyone knows that having an online presence for your business is not enough. It’s vital nowadays your storage facility can be found online.

    That means integrating Search Engine Optimization best practices to make sure when people go online to search for a service such as “self-storage facility,” they find your business.

    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. 

    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!