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SEO Rapper

Kendra Bozarth |11 Jul 2012

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

Sara Heins |23 Jun 2012

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

Kendra Bozarth |23 Jun 2012

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’

Sara Heins |15 Feb 2012

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.


Customer Reviews and Self Storage: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Sara Heins |20 Jan 2012

Customer reviews carry more weight than your self storage website. Hard to believe, but that’s what new research is telling us: That online reviews and customer input may have a greater impact on the reputation of a small local business than its own web pages.The reason?  Peer trust outweighs people’s faith in business.