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To Raise Rates or Not to Raise Rates Put U-Haul to Work for Your Business Spotlight on Johnstown Self-Storage Affiliate Spotlight: Sue and Robert Bennett of FranFinders Attracting Storage Customers with Your Online Presence

To Raise Rates or Not to Raise Rates

Raising rates is a topic that is often looked at with more questions than answers.  Questions that are often asked are “Why”, “How”, “When”, and “How Much”?

Let us start with the question “Why?”.  Every year costs increase for businesse…

Put U-Haul to Work for Your Business

If you are reading this article, it is safe to say that you understand just how huge the Self-Storage industry is right now. With so much competition, it can be difficult to make your business stand out among others and convince customers to choose …

Spotlight on Johnstown Self-Storage

The self-storage industry sometimes does not get the recognition it deserves when it comes to the support they provide to their community. Locations like affiliate, Johnstown Self Storage in Berthoud Colorado, strive to help to outstanding members o…

Affiliate Spotlight: Sue and Robert Bennett of FranFinders

The Storage Industry is growing quickly as more and more investors realize the income potential locked inside. Today, we’re speaking with two successful storage owners who have managed to expand their business rapidly over the last couple of years, …

Attracting Storage Customers with Your Online Presence

Everyone and everything is now online. When attracting storage customers, self-storage business owners should focus on maintaining and building their online presence. Using social media and having a mobile-friendly website is just the beginning o…

  • 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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  • Edmonton, Alberta

    Did you know? Self-Storage Facts

    Everyone loves a good list! Here is a list of interesting facts about the self-storage industry including reservation statstics, small business facts, and more. Do you know which city in the U.S. receives the most reservations?

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