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Spelling for SEO

July 15, 2012 | Sara Heins

Whenever I read a book and come to a misspelled word, it takes me about 10 seconds before I can move on. Books should be better than that. A publishing company has deemed that collection of words worthy for publication, worthy of a binding and a cover. There is just something special about books. They should be above mistakes. After all, doesn’t that copy go in front of many, many sets of eyes before I, the reader, see it?


SEO Rapper

July 11, 2012 | Kendra Bozarth

Here at StorageAhead, we understand SEO. The SEO Rapper understands it, too, and his song "Page Rank" will tell you how you can get a better ranking on search engine result pages (SERPs).


10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring an SEO “Expert” for Self Storage Marketing

June 23, 2012 | Sara Heins

Before engaging in any discussion with a search engine optimization (SEO) vendor, it’s wise to do a bit of reconnaissance. A few observations and analytical snapshots will tell you if a company is worth talking to. Google them. Bing them. Study their website design, code, keywords, links, anchor text, flexibility and optimization.


Cross-Promotion: The New Frontier for Self Storage Marketing

June 23, 2012 | Kendra Bozarth

Cross-promotion is an effective way to market your self storage facility. Team up with an industry-related business in your community, and increase your market presence.


SEO Best Practices: The Proof is in the Puddin’

February 15, 2012 | Sara Heins

Here at StorageAhead, we are constantly harping on our self storage clients about best practices in search engine optimization –the “unpaid” organic type. Just take a look back through this blog and you’ll see: Most articles cover SEO topics and trends that may help self storage operators understand how to get ahead in search.