About this project

XtraSpace is one of South Africa’s largest storage space providers. Over the past five years the company has also branched into serviced office space solutions and business courier services, expanding its footprint across five South African cities.


XtraSpace approached Gnu World looking for an integrated design and marketing solution. After a period of significant growth the company was looking to establish its online presence and begin the process of using digital channels to generate brand awareness and traffic to the XtraSpace website.

What we did

Gnu World provides a holistic digital marketing service to XtraSpace, encompassing web design, SEO, paid search, email marketing and social media marketing.

What we achieved

Since 2012 Gnu World has dramatically increased the volume of search traffic to the XtraSpace website. This resulted in a steady increase in traffic, with organic search traffic between August 2013 and August 2015 increasing by 115%.

In addition, XtraSpace have been provided with continuous updates to their website, with the latest functionality and designed trends introduced on a regular basis. As a result XtraSpace now boast the most advanced storage website in South Africa.

Organic search traffic up 115% in 24 months