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Creative Ways to Use Vanity Numbers in Your Branding

For instance, when customers compare brands, they are more likely to remember numbers like “1-800-GOT-JUNK” over “Bob’s Junk Removal.” Using a catchy vanity number connects your brand name with what you offer, and it connects you to your customers.

Therefore, choosing a catchy vanity phone number is critical to your branding, and your bottom line.

Although a standard toll-free number gives customers an easy way to contact your business, a memorable, custom phone number can also reflect the products, services, or even the benefits your business provides. Along with promoting your brand and your business, a custom 800 number can also increase sales. … Read more » 

Five Tricks to Optimizing Your Website for More Inbound Calls

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is always changing. In fact, in 2021 alone, SEO experts predict several new trends businesses should pay attention to. This makes optimizing your website for inbound leads a moving target.

But while SEO will always change, your business phone number will likely stay the same. Optimizing your website to generate more inbound calls will always support your overall lead generation efforts. Before you can hone your marketing efforts, you need to generate more leads and sales. We can help with both, and we’ll show you how in this post…. Read more » 

How Data Can Make A Difference In Your Sales Presentations

For the longest time, we’ve believed that there were “good” salespeople and “bad” salespeople, but we weren’t able to quantify what made one good or bad. Thankfully, times have changed. We now know that anyone can be a good salesperson, as long as they’re given the right tools.

Recently, Ingage sat down with 800response and Kohler to talk about how data revolutionizes the modern market today and how to use data to change the way your company runs – especially with your sales presentations…. Read more » 

Uncovering Customer Concerns About COVID: How Kohler Used CX Insights from CallFinder to Get Ahead of the Pandemic

With that in mind, we recently co-hosted a webinar with Ingage and Kohler Senior Sales Executive, Neil Jochman, to discuss how Kohler uses data to optimize business strategies and monitor customer interactions. This post will focus on how Kohler used customer analtyics data from CallFinder to uncover and respond to customer concerns about COVID…. Read more » 

Home Improvement Companies: Must-Know Tips for Measuring Advertising Success

But how can they know which marketing campaigns are actually getting the desired results? With so much data available to marketers today, making informed decisions can feel nearly impossible. Here are a few tips every home improvement company must know to guarantee advertising success.

Even as the demand for home improvement services grows, strategic ad placement is crucial to keeping up with the competition. Call tracking tools provide vital data on each incoming call, revealing the campaigns with the best outcomes. … Read more » 

800response Partners with Ingage to Deliver Data That Makes a Difference to Companies Like Kohler

800response is pleased to announce our new partnership with Ingage, creators of the industry-leading sales enablement platform, the Ingage Suite.

This partnership was sparked by what we saw as a growing need for marketers and sales leaders to have an easier way to understand and use data. Ultimately, we wanted to help companies use data to drive actionable results across the entire organization while providing managers with the tools to build a better analytics process from the call center to in-home sales. And together, we are helping home improvement businesses more accurately target and track marketing efforts, and measure the customer experience – all with a goal of growing revenue…. Read more » 

Top 10 FAQ’s About Call Tracking from 800response

So if you’re curious about our call tracking solution and how it can benefit your business, you’ve come to the right place!

Here are the top 10 Frequently Asked Questions (and answers) about call tracking from 800response.

Yes! Call tracking numbers provide access to a wealth of information on every inbound call. Caller location, call duration, time of the call, caller addresses and demographics, and which ad campaign prompted the call are just some of the data points you can access through one of our tracking numbers. … Read more » 

5 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Call Tracking Solution

With the right call tracking solution, businesses can actually use crucial metrics on all of their inbound and outbound calls to significantly drive sales and marketing efforts. Here are 5 tips to make sure you get the most out of your call tracking solution.

In a recent study, 63% of consumers end up completing their purchase offline, either in-person or over the phone. With a call tracking solution from 800response businesses are able to know exactly which advertising campaigns attract new customers and generate sales. Let us show you how easily you can boost conversion rates and meet important KPIs (Key Performance Indicators). Schedule a short, 15-minute demo any time…. Read more » 

800response Makes Capterra’s 2021 Shortlist for Call Tracking Software

Making Capterra’s Shortlist report is a tremendous achievement for 800response. According to Capterra, this new report replaces their Top 20 report with one major difference: “Where the Top 20 was a flat list, Capterra Shortlist plots the top products on a chart, allowing buyers to easily see which products are strongest on each component.”

Not only does this change acknowledge the “nuance and individuality of buyer preferences,” making it easier for buyers to find the right software; it also eliminates the “arbitrary requirement” of Capterra’s Top 20 reports by selecting only the top-scoring products in that category…. Read more » 

Porting Your Business Number? Here’s What You Need to Know

Number porting gives businesses the option of transferring their existing numbers to another service provider. This process has many advantages, including the following:

But there are some things you should know before you transfer your business number. We will cover a few key considerations and benefits of number porting, and what you can expect when you move your current toll-free numbers to 800response.

According to the FCC, number porting may not always be possible when moving from one geographic location to another. However, this applies to local numbers only, and there are exceptions. We will cover local number porting in a future post. In the meantime, you can read the FCC’s number porting guide for more details. Or you can always contact us to learn about our local number porting options…. Read more »