self-storage insider

A Blog by the U-Haul Self-Storage Affiliate Network

  • Myth: Macs never get Computer Virus

    Myth: Macs Never Get Computer Viruses

    Contrary to popular belief, a Mac like any other computer is susceptible to a computer virus. Before we go in to the “why?” we first need to understand what a computer virus is. A computer virus falls in […]

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    Customer Service on Social Media

    When it comes to customer service for social media, some businesses are doing it well and others are falling short. There is nothing more frustrating to a customer than a brand that wants to talk at you, but […]

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  • Are You Utilizing Mobile Marketing Efforts?

    “Mobile is the future”. We have been hearing it for years and waiting for it to happen, but little do we know the shift has already occurred. Are you utilizing mobile marketing efforts? If you aren’t, you should. Beginning in 2014, smartphones now contribute up to 20% of all Internet traffic.

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  • Tips To Using Social Media

    Tips to Using Social Media to Promote Your Facility

    Social media has become a “go-to” resource for customers to research businesses, ask questions, and review services. It is one of the most powerful forms of word-of-mouth marketing online. This is why it’s important for self-storage facilities to be involved, and monitor their social media pages. Here are 5 basic tips to use social media to promote your self-storage facility.

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  • Joseph Carter - Web Marketing Guru

    Designing Your Website and Understanding Your Web Traffic

    When designing your website, it’s important to ask yourself “what’s my goal?” Your goal should be to provide pertinent information that will help online searchers decide they need self-storage and your facility is the one for them. To create the most successful, user friendly site, design it like you’d answer the phone.

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    Responsive Web Design and Your Facility

    In today’s technologically savvy society, more and more people are ditching their desktop computers to browse the web and are using their mobile devices instead. How many times have you been in arms distance of a desktop computer but instead chose to check your Facebook or search Google on your mobile device? If you are using your mobile device more and more to search the web, you are not alone.

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    How Search Engines Rank Websites

    Most people know it’s better to be ranked on the first page, but do you know how to get there? Online marketing can seem like a different language. Fortunately, the U-Haul Self-Storage Affiliate Network has access to professional, online marketing experts. Here is some advice from Web Marketer Joseph Carter.

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