Archive for Custom 800 numbers

800 Numbers Aren’t Just for Big Companies

Over the years, consumers have been conditioned to associate toll-free numbers with large, established companies. While that may have been the case historically, vanity numbers can now be used by businesses of any size, including mom-and-pop establishments and start-ups.

Before you can fully appreciate the benefits that getting an 800 number for your business can provide, it’s helpful to understand how a vanity number differs from a generic toll-free number. Being familiar with the distinctions between these two kinds of numbers will help you understand exactly what a vanity number is…. Read more » 

Custom 800 and Toll-Free Numbers for Advertising

Custom 800 numbers are a great way to build name recognition for your brand. Using custom vanity numbers in print, radio and television advertising gives you a competitive edge in your industry. Vanity numbers have, on average, a 75 percent higher recall than numeric phone numbers with the average consumer. That means when a potential customer is in need of a service – whether it’s an auto repair, landscaping service or a cake – they’re 75 percent more likely to call your custom 1-800 number than a competitor with a numeric phone number…. Read more » 

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