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The ISS Stor-Edge Blog delivers commentary from industry leaders, exploring critical topics that affect your business. Hear opinions on operational challenges, industry trends, management strategies, top players and much more; join the discussion and share your comments.

04/03/2014

Old Barn Self Storage Shares Lessons on Meeting Customer Needs

By reaching out to schools, nonprofit organizations and other community groups in creative ways, self-storage operators can bring in people who might not otherwise know their business or see the facility. Here’s how.
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03/20/2014

6 Key Components to Improving Your Self-Storage SEO

If the performance of your self-storage website has been lackluster and customers seem to be having trouble locating you online, you may be missing some key components to effective search engine optimization. Guest blogger Derek Whitney of Lackland Self Storage offers six key components to improving the search rankings within your target market.
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03/06/2014

A Self-Storage Manager Touts the Protection Benefits of Tenant Insurance

This guest blogger was once a naysayer of self-storage tenant insurance, believing it was a waste of time for operators. Then a personal matter changed her mind, leading her to view it as the ultimate protection for owners and their customers.
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02/20/2014

A Look Inside London’s Self-Storage Business-Customer Boom

While businesses are renting self-storage units at an increased rate throughout the United Kingdom, capitalizing on the trend is not a one-size-fits-all proposition. Guest blogger Matt Scott of ABC Selfstore goes inside the numbers of the operator’s three London locations to illustrate why understanding your local-market demographics is the key to operational success.
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02/06/2014

Get Active on Social Media: 3 Steps for Self-Storage Operators

How can self-storage operators ramp up their social media activity this year? The author offers three tips on better social media engagement, including what to post and how often, and how to gain more followers.
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01/23/2014

New Self-Storage Developments are Coming! Are You Prepared to Fight?

The successful track record of self-storage coupled with attractive capitalization rates has spurred an explosion of new development and business competition across the nation. Like Paul Revere riding through the night, guest blogger Jim Chiswell sounds the warning to managers and owners to prepare themselves for a fight.
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