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USSAN Recaps the 2017 ISS World Expo USSAN is Attending Inside Self-Storage World Expo WebSelfStorage: Big Updates on the Horizon Winter Prepping Your Self-Storage Facility Using the Advertising Van: Free Truck with Move-In Program

USSAN Recaps the 2017 ISS World Expo

The 2017 ISS World Expo in Las Vegas was a success with nearly 4,000 self-storage industry professionals in attendance. The expo had seven seminar tracks, seven workshops, networking events, roundtable discussions and an exhibition area where pro…

USSAN is Attending Inside Self-Storage World Expo

It is that time of year again! Time for the Inside Self-Storage World Expo (ISS) in Las Vegas. ISS World Expo is the largest conference in the Self-Storage industry and promises to offer a wealth of knowledge for self-storage owners and managers….

WebSelfStorage: Big Updates on the Horizon

The U-Haul Self-Storage Affiliate Network (USSAN) has provided a fully-integrated business platform for the independent self-storage owner for over 15 years. The backbone of the business platform is WebSelfStorage. WebSelfStorage launched as the fi…

Winter Prepping Your Self-Storage Facility

It is getting cold out there! As the temperature drops property damage and personal injury increase. These incidents can be costly for a business even if they have insurance. As a self-storage facility owner or manager, it is your responsibility …

Using the Advertising Van: Free Truck with Move-In Program

Many years ago, self-storage owners found that renting trucks and trailers was synonymous with self-storage rentals. As time went on, more and more self-storage owners jumped into the truck rental business and there became a further need to offer…

  • Meet Our Team Caitlin

    Meet Our Team Caitlin

    It’s always nice to put a face to a name, get to know operations analyst Caitlin in this edition of Meet Our Team.

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  • Spotlight on Affiliate Route 66 Self Storage

    Spotlight on Route 66 Self Storage

    The self-storage industry doesn’t always get the recognition it deserves for creative and eye catching facility design, however locations like affiliate Route 66 Self Storage in Pomona, CA, show what original and imaginative facilities are out there. In this edition’s spotlight, we’d like to take a journey down the famous Route 66.

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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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  • Welcome New Affiliate

    Welcome New Affiliate North Star Storage

    Each month the U-Haul Self-Storage Affiliate Network welcomes the newest locations in the network. This May, we are excited to introduce many new self-storage facilities. In this post, we are pleased to welcome new affiliate North Star Storage in Hermiston, Oregon.

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  • Meet Our Team Andrea

    Meet Our Team Andrea

    It’s always nice to put a face to a name, get to know operations analyst Andrea in this edition of Meet Our Team.     Do you have any pets? Let us know in the comments section! Click […]

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  • Welcome New Affiliate Mason Self-Storage

    Each month the U-Haul Self-Storage Affiliate Network welcomes the newest locations in the network. This May, we are excited to welcome many new self-storage facilities. In this post, we are pleased to introduce Mason Self-Storage.

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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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  • Welcome to Self-Storage Insider

    Welcome to Self-Storage Insider, a blog by the U-Haul Self-Storage Affiliate Network. We want to hear from you! Interested in becoming a guest blogger?

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