800 Numbers for Small Businesses: Quick Guide
While there are plenty of 800 numbers for small businesses to choose from, many small business owners have yet to make the switch. If you’re thinking of getting an 800 number for your small business, this quick guide will help you get started…. Read more »
How Does Geographic Call Routing Work?
Ever wonder how geographic call routing ensures that calls are directed to the right location? This post explains how it all works and how to use it…. Read more »
Common Misperceptions About Vanity 800 Numbers
Are you hesitant to use vanity 800 numbers in your advertising because you think they are no longer relevant? Or do you think adding vanity numbers to your marketing mix is too much of an investment in time and money? If you answered yes to either question, you’re one of the many people who share common misperceptions about vanity 800 numbers.
But that’s okay, because we’re here to give you the inside scoop on using vanity numbers for your business. If you’re considering a toll-free or vanity 800 number for your advertising efforts, don’t let these common misperceptions deter you from reaping the benefits of vanity numbers…. Read more »
You Need Call Tracking if You’re in One of These 5 Industries
The home improvement industry is highly competitive, and these businesses need an edge when acquiring customers. Using a call tracking number informs business owners on the best places and times to reach people with their ad campaigns for optimal results. And consumer profiles provides more in-depth data on callers to help businesses identify and market to their ideal customer, giving them a leg up on the competition.
Franchises (or any business with multiple locations) need to ensure that their customers reach the right location when they call. A call tracking solution with a geo-based routing option can best achieve this goal. Geo-based routing consistently sends callers to the correct location accurately and seamlessly. Call tracking solutions also provide franchisees with visibility into peak caller times, allowing them to adjust staffing levels as necessary…. Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
How We Helped Businesses Survive 2020
Unprecedented. Crazy. Challenging.
These are just some of the words to describe this past year. The Coronavirus pandemic has forced people to change the way they do many things. And this is especially true for their businesses.
From moving workforces to remote locations to offering more online services, businesses have adapted to the new circumstances. However, with specific tools in their arsenal, many businesses have figured out how to not only survive, but also thrive…. Read more »