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Case Study Review: Smart Self Storage

G5 Posted September 19, 2019 by G5

Self storage marketing and advertising costs are up across the industry with REITs reporting a 16% increase in year-over-year spend. As the 2020 budget season approaches, now is the time to consider investing in new technologies to manage these rising costs. In our newest case study, we show you how implementing G5 Lead Insights increased […]

Smart Self Storage Case Study Review

The Art of Balancing Page Speed with User Experience

G5 Posted September 17, 2019 by G5

Last year, Google made two significant changes to its search indexing and ranking algorithms. In March, they started indexing pages based on the mobile version of a website rather than desktop. Then in July, the SEO ranking algorithm began including page speed as a ranking factor for mobile pages. This decision was made because Google […]

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Getting Ahead: Digital Marketing Strategy for Lease-Up Properties

G5 Posted September 12, 2019 by G5

Preparing to launch a new property can be overwhelming; however, having a location-specific digital marketing strategy in place helps you get ahead. Lease-up properties often require more legwork than taking over an already established community. Preparing month-by-month in advance of your launch generates buzz and allows you to pre-lease apartments before the doors have even […]

NEW Digital State of the Industry Report – Self Storage 2H 2019

G5 Posted September 10, 2019 by G5

G5’s Digital State of the Industry Report – Self Storage 2H 2019 is ready for download. In this report, we take a look at the factors impacting the market today and provide actionable insights into how digital marketing can help you become more efficient to generate more revenue. We also review storage rental search data […]

How Texting Can Improve Senior Living Contact Rates

G5 Posted September 5, 2019 by G5

Nearly three-quarters of adults over 65 own a mobile phone and both seniors and their adult children research senior living communities on their smartphones. With the population of adults searching for senior living online, this opens up new ways to respond. By adopting different methods of communication, your senior living sales team can better connect […]

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Economic Outlook: The Factors Driving Self Storage

G5 Posted September 3, 2019 by G5

Going into the third quarter of 2019, the demand for self storage rentals remains strong with positive demographic trends, low unemployment rates, and sustained economic growth all contributing to the current state of the industry. We see the development of new facilities mirroring state-to-state and county-to-country migration patterns. Millennials continue to drive demand for self […]

Case Study Review: Pillar Properties

G5 Posted August 29, 2019 by G5

One of the best ways to kick off your 2020 budget camp is by reading case studies about what’s working for other companies in the industry. G5’s latest case study featuring Pillar Properties offers insight into how to use Dynamic Ads to improve digital ad performance. The More Phone Calls, Less Wasted Spend case study […]

Website Accessibility: What You Need To Know

G5 Posted August 27, 2019 by G5

The internet is the primary source of information for people all across the globe. While the average user may take the visual content of a website for granted, for people with disabilities, barriers can make much of the content on the internet inaccessible. In an effort to make the world wide web more accessible for […]

Why you should update your digital presence for website accessibility

Your Website Needs Custom Copywriting to Achieve the Highest Google Quality Score

G5 Posted August 22, 2019 by G5

Over the years, you’ve been warned about the hazards of duplicate content on your website. In Google’s Search Quality Raters Guidelines, ‘duplicate content’ isn’t mentioned once; however, what is mentioned is ‘copied content’.  “Important: The Lowest rating is appropriate if all or almost all of the MC (main content) on the page is copied with […]

Custom copywriting improves Google quality scores

Start ‘Em Young: Senior Living Management Courses Coming to a College Near You

G5 Posted August 20, 2019 by G5

Earlier this year, we blogged about using social media ads to recruit new senior living employees. The demand for senior housing will rise in the next decade as baby boomers reach their 80s. U.S. Census Bureau data shows this cohort of those 83 and older was around 8.5 million in 2017. An additional 138,000 people […]

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