For the past few years, I have had the privilege of speaking to members of The American Rental Association at their annual Rental Show. I enjoy teaching them strategies for better search engine marketing and social media. But I occasionally get asked about online e-shopping carts and because an integrated online shopping cart can be expensive, I really haven’t had a great solution for those questions. That recently changed.

Full disclosure, the rest of this article is more advertorial than the rest of my articles, and should you do business with AddWebRentals, they’ll send me a referral payment. With that said I felt strongly enough about this service that I felt it would be valuable to my friends in the ARA. This one is for you.

New Web App Powers Your E-Commerce Store

best-partyIf you are looking for a new way to grow your business with social media, take a look at is a cloud-based rental e-commerce store builder designed specifically for local rental businesses that’s easy to use, even for the novice Internet user. With a simple point-and-click interface and many customization options, you can finally use the Internet to accept real rental reservations anytime – even when your store is closed – from sites like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and your current website.

This site offers security, an elegant user interface and is mobile friendly, so your customers can rent from a Mac or PC or their smartphone or tablet.

Rental store owners can create a secure storefront and add inventory, pricing, pictures and a calendar to show when each item is available. Your customers browse inventory, see the quantity available and easily complete the reservation online. accepts credit card payments from your customers and remits proceeds to your rental business.

As a cloud-based service, also sometimes called a Software As A Service (SaaS), there are downloads, no per‐user fees, no limits on the number of items you have in inventory and no costly support plans.

The site has affordable pricing options and offers a 30-day free trial. If you want to give your customers an easier way to do business with you, check out