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Apr 7, 2023

Part 3 of our discussion of launch for Storage Marketing Solutions. Citations: The Secret Ingredient For Your Self Storage Website Success

Storage Marketing Solutions (SMS), a leading provider of digital marketing solutions for the self-storage industry, has announced the launch of a brand new platform, with its multi-owner marketing platform website. This new website aims to leverage the strength of multiple facilities across the country to extend search engine optimization with more facilities on one platform, allowing independent owner-operators to truly have the opportunity to compete with larger REITs and third-party aggregators.

Matthew Van Horn, Jim Ross, and Jess Casto, the owners of Storage Marketing Solutions, have been in the self-storage industry for multiple decades, and have a combined 50+ years of experience in operations, finance, marketing, and construction. These three experts have seen first-hand the challenges that independent operators face when trying to compete with larger players such as REITs or 3rd Party Aggregators in the industry. With this new website, Storage Marketing Solutions hopes to level the playing field and provide independent operators with the tools they need to succeed in a competitive market.

The new website offers a range of features that will help independent operators to optimize their online presence and attract more customers. These features include:

  • Advanced SEO tools that will help operators to rank higher in search engine results and attract more traffic to their websites
  • A comprehensive directory of self-storage facilities across the country that will allow operators to connect with customers in their local area 
  • A range of digital marketing services, including website design, social media management, Citation & Reputation Management, and opportunities for branded email marketing, all of which will help operators to reach new customers and grow their businesses                    The new website is now live ( and available to independent self-storage operators across the country. For more information, visit the Storage Marketing Solutions website at