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Social Media and the Global Culture: Who Should You Be Targeting Social Media and the Global Culture: Who Should You Be TargetingSocial media as a method for targeting key audiences is standard practice among Internet marketers nowadays, but as social media itself continues to expand beyond domestic borders, so too does the reach of your company. Addressing a global audience of various cultures, languages, and preferences is no simple task and its mishandling could hurt your […]
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Maintain Your Business (Not Your PBX) with Quality Virtual Phone Systems Maintain Your Business (Not Your PBX) with Quality Virtual Phone SystemsIn every business, there is the potential for new technology to usurp the old in terms of cost, functionality, and efficiency. It’s important to keep a close eye on the trends so that you might discern which are worth investing in compared to those which need to further mature. Phone systems have long been a […]
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Give Your Business a Boost: Leveraging 800 Numbers to Grow Your Customer/Client Base Give Your Business a Boost: Leveraging 800 Numbers to Grow Your Customer/Client BaseAs a small business owner, you may find yourself discouraged by your inability to afford an effective advertising campaign and stifled in your efforts to expand your customer base. There is, fortunately, a way that you can increase the perceived size of your brand without taking on unnecessary debt or funding a national ad campaign, […]
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International Virtual Phone Numbers International Virtual Phone Numbers: Connecting Globally & Eliminating BordersIn the hyper-connected business world of today, the days of nine-to-five, normal operating hours have gone the way of the dodo. Between your website, your email and your social media accounts you are basically keeping your doors open at all times, so why should your phone be any different? You might have a voice mail […]
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Apps for iPhone 4 Apps for the iPhone That Perform Better Than Apple’s AppsThere are over a million apps available for Apple iTunes store. If Apple added only one a day, it would take 2,700 years. That’s a lot of apps.   It’s common to wonder how to navigate through apps with 100,000,000 downloads compared to a few high school kids making an app for their 4-H club? (We’re […]
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The Greatest 5 Benefits of Incorporating Cloud Telephone Numbers into Your Communications System The Greatest 5 Benefits of Incorporating Cloud Telephone Numbers into Your Communications SystemOut of all the sectors that are being radically changed by cloud computing, the impact of remote hosting is perhaps most evident in the telecommunications field. Allowing third parties to build, maintain and secure infrastructure and software that would have otherwise been the responsibility of the enterprise, the cloud has put top-level technology within everybody’s […]
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4 Big Ways a Virtual Phone Service for Small Businesses Can Boost Overall Success 4 Big Ways a Virtual Phone Service for Small Businesses Can Boost Overall SuccessSaving money wherever possible and squeezing every drop of efficiency out of every dollar spent is the perpetual charge of the small-business owner. Telephone networks provide an excellent opportunity to do just that. A virtual phone service can not only save money, but can improve efficiency and dramatically reduce the need for staff, which would […]
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There's an App for That: Best Smartphone Apps for Online Companies There’s an App for That: Best Smartphone Apps for Online CompaniesInternet connection is established, an entrepreneur requires little more than talent, ambition, technical knowhow, luck and a little bit of money to launch a successful online business. But once it’s up and running, there are an almost-limitless array of apps designed to “make business easier” or to “streamline operations”. Some are buggy and clunky, others […]
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Staying Connected with Consumers: Utilizing Time of Day Routing Staying Connected with Consumers: Utilizing Time of Day RoutingCall forwarding allows businesses to field calls from customers or clients, no matter where the call originates or where it was intended to go. But there is an advanced call-forwarding feature that allows customers to reach a business no matter when they call, as well. Time-of-day routing, or TDR, allows businesses — specifically national and […]
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free phone call routing Free Phone Call Routing for iPhone and AndroidFree phone call routing to iPhone and Android smartphones can be a handy tool for on-the-go workers, forwarding incoming business calls straight to any designated mobile device and keeping customer service optimal at all times. To activate call routing on your iPhone or Android, just use the following instructions: How to Activate Call Forwarding How […]
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virtual phone forwarding The Dos and Don’ts of Virtual Phone ForwardingA virtual or hosted PBX has some pretty unique features, which is why they have become the ideal telecom solution for a wide variety of business recently. In addition to a number of robust enhancements of call forwarding, however, there are some things not to do. The term “Call forwarding” tends to conjure a plain, […]
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Resources for Launching A Business: VoIP Phone Service ReviewsAs the first quarter of 2014 nears an end, one clear pattern is emerging among the leading business VoIP providers: They are all hosted services. With the irresistible lure of infrastructure-free telephony, the cloud-computing revolution has engulfed the upper echelons of business VoIP. Voice over Internet protocol, or VoIP, began gobbling up huge portions of […]
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Integrating Your Cisco VoiP Features with Other Service ProvidersCisco Systems is one of the largest and best-known providers of voice-over Internet protocol — or VoIP — service and technology on the planet. Cisco either provides VoIP service or components of VoIP service to many of the world’s largest corporations, banks and governments. With recent high-profile reports exposing major flaws that left Cisco users […]
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A Guide to Call Forwarding: T-MobileCall forwarding is an option for any T-Mobile customer, and can be set up directly through the “phone settings” menu on most smart phones. For users with landlines or more traditional mobile devices, call forwarding can be activated through the following steps: 1) First, decide what kind of call forwarding you want to set up. […]
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Infographic: Smartphone RevolutionSmartphones are taking over. Today’s smartphones are designed to make our lives easier–there’s an app for everything, so it’s no surprise that consumers are using their phones for just about everything, from managing finances to digesting the latest viral video. For this reason smartphone ownership has skyrocketed in recent years, to the point that iPhone […]
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A Guide to Call Forwarding: Sprint Conditional call forwarding is free under the Sprint Phone Connect Plan, and can be activated on most Sprint phones. To set up call forwarding on your Sprint device, just use the following guide. Sprint customers have the choice of four call forwarding activation options: 1) No answer call forwarding: No answer call forwarding automatically forwards […]
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A Guide to Call Forwarding: AT&TSetting up call forwarding via AT&T is a simple process that can work in combination with virtual numbers to  help  improve customer service for small businesses, enable cheap international calling, and effectively manage high call-traffic. To activate call forwarding on your standard AT&T phone, just use the following four simple steps: 1) Enter **21* on […]
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A Guide to Call Forwarding: VerizonMany consumers are unaware that call forwarding can be set up via most main cell phone providers. The following guide details how Verizon customers can enable call forwarding, and use it to increase business presence and improve customer service. Activating Call Forwarding with Verizon Activating call forwarding on your Verizon phone is a simple, four-step […]
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laptop Clear Out the Clutter: Building a Virtual Workspace with Internet TelephonyRecent advances in communication technologies are helping to create paperless work environments in businesses across the country. Virtual management tools such as cloud storage, file sharing, and hosted telecommunications systems can be used by management consultants to great effect, creating cleaner and more efficient workspaces. Businesses making the switch to virtual workspaces often use some […]
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Phone System Technology Business Networking Strategies: Virtual Numbers for Health CareParticularly in the light of recent changes within the healthcare industry, efficient communications management is a prevalent concern for all healthcare professionals. For physicians, easy accessibility is an essential part of patient care, while pharmaceutical manufacturers and insurance companies must maintain communications in order to optimize production efficiency and customer service. Communications Needs within the […]
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