To really make an impact with fliers, its is very wise to tell a college student, or a employee who is a college student to enter the dorms and slide fliers through the cracks and bottom of doors in student-heavy neighborhoods and apartment complexes. You can also asked the student to place fliers on community bulletin boards along the college were it is permitted.
There is also an alternative from going around placing fliers on student doors; student newspapers or magazines. Our long island college student self storage specials reach out to the whole community when an ad is posted on newspaper. Regardless if it is on the internet or local newspaper, you will get exposure to a large number of people.
Today, everything if done via a computer. We can not stress the fact of the importance of having a self storage website. Provide your viewers with plenty of details about your facility.
As mentioned before an easy and free online marketing idea is to list your units on Facebook Marketplace. Another huge part of reaching out to college student if via text.
Creating a mobile text messaging function can increase your sales since mobile is the way to go for students. A simple call-to-action on your website or a “text ‘collegesavings’ to 12345 for 15% off student storage” can bring in more profit to your New York Self Storage location.
There is one way to get if no the entire college to rent from you; work directly with the university to promote their offerings. If allowed, you can post your sales and saving on the “Student Life” resource section of the university website. This strategy can also place your flier in dorm mailboxes.