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Small Businesses and V1 VoIP DID Direct Inward Dialing

small businesses benefit from V1 VoIP DID direct inward dialing phone numbers

V1 VoIP’s Direct Inward Dialing offers small businesses with only a few emmployees cost-savings and convenience. With our state of the art technology, even a one person company can increase productivity, improve the level of communication with customers and between employees, as well as make sure that no business opportunities are lost because of busy phone lines.

What is a DID?
Direct Inward Dialing for the layman is a phone number. It’s the seven digit (in North America) phone number that you give out to friends, family, customers, clients, and other associates. For businesses, DID technology allows for multiple extensions on a customer’s private branch exchange (PBX) to be reached by individual outside numbers. One or more trunk lines are provided for connection to the customer’s PBX for the allocation of calls. The PBX receives calls through the trunks along with the dialed destination number, enabling it to forward the caller to the proper extension within the organization.

Here are a few of the reasons why small businesses love V1 VoIP Direct Inward Dialing:

1. Every employee or department gets their own phone number.
DIDs give provide an opportunity to allocate an individual number to every department or employee of your company, regardless of how many physical phone lines you have. This increases efficiency of communication with clients and partners, as well as between employees.

2. Bye bye operator
Inbound calls are handled automatically, so there is no need for a receptionist to sort them out and forward manually. It reduces the hold time and increases the number of successful connections.

3. Save money
As no physical phone lines have to be added to your existing ones, you can cut costs significantly. Want to find out the affordable rates we offer to our customers? Contact V1 VoIP right now to learn more.

4. Ability to handle a larger call volume
If you expect a larger number of inbound calls, then DID is your first choice. As all calls will be allocated straight to the corresponding extensions, your customers won’t have to hold. Hence, the ability to handle more calls in a shorter period of time.

DID phone numbers are an extremely affordable way to boost performance of your company in terms of telephone communications. Even if you are a small start up company, V1 VoIP’s DID technology can help you save money while you reach your goals. Contact us now to learn more about what we can do for small businesses.

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V1 Virtual Numbers Save Money

Did you know that by aquiring V1 VoIP virtual numbers not only can you save money, but you can save your customers money as well? They can! Let V1 explain how.

A virtual number is a secondary number used to route calls to a business’ main phone system or auto-attendant. Virtual numbers are not physically attached to a system. Because of this, businesses can purchase virtual numbers in different area codes, giving them a larger point of presence and enabling long distance and call forwarding services without the hefty fees.

For businesses with V1 virtual phone numbers, when a customer calls the virtual business number, they will register dialing a local call. Because of this, businesses often obtain several virtual numbers to keep their customers from having to pay each time they get in-touch. The ability to add local numbers For businesses it can also help to accommodate growth.

V1 VoIP virtual number are also traceable! Now businesses can monitor the call-volume from certain areas, helping to determine the regions that require the most attention. For businesses with multiple main offices, virtual numbers also act as a way to unify departments. In this sense, not only do virtual numbers save your customers money, but they profit the business as well.

Perhaps the best part of virtual numbers may be discovered in conjunction with your VOIP system. V1 VoIP virtual numbers offer all the features businesses love amd need like text-to-voicemail, voice messaging and greetings, call screening, and call forwarding/routing. These will help catch calls any time of day, regardless of your location. If a V1 VoIP virtual number sounds right for your business, Contact us with the form below to choose a number from more than 70 countries.

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V1 VoIP Wholesale Toll Free Features

V1 VoIP wholesale agents are loving the benefits of offering wholesale toll free services to their clients. With V1 VoIP toll free, there are features the average reseller doesn’t even know exist, but call centers use most of these features all of the time. If you are wholesaling services and solutions to call centers and contact centers, get in touch with a member of the V1 VoIP wholesale team because these features are going to appeal to your clients!

V1 VoIP wholesale toll free features include:
– DNIS (Dialed Number Identification Service)
– Percentage allocation routing
– Time of day routing
– Day of the week, day of the year routing
– Geographic routing
– Geographic blocking
– Overflow routing
– Emergency routing
– Backup RESPORG
– Multiple carrier routing

Don’t forget about V1 VoIP’s custom vanity numbers!
Vanity toll Free numbers or custom numbers are as popular as ever, and a good vanity number is a great way to help your customers easily remember your telephone number. Don’t be fooled by others who want to charge a huge fee for looking up your toll free vanity number availability. At V1 VoIP you can check all the numbers you like in seconds yourself, for free, right here. We have toll free vanity numbers available in USA and Canada with outstanding rates also including Alaska and Hawaii.

International Toll Free Service (ITFS)
ITFS is a great way to give your business a toll free, 800 number presence in another country and have those calls routed to your business anywhere in the world. V1 VoIP ITFS toll free numbers are available in more than 25 countries. Law firms, medical, travel, shipping and banking related compaines are popluar users of ITFS.

Don’t wait any longer to get started as a wholeale agent for toll free VoIP service and solutions. Contact a member of the V1 VoIP wholesale team today!

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V1 VoIP Simple DID Number Porting

Porting numbers is one of the most popularly requested services that V1 VoIP provides. We strive to make this process as easy and seamless as possible. Here is some basic information and answers to questions we get at V1 VoIP about our DID number porting and the process.

V1 VoIP can port numbers from almost all telephone line types – PSTN (standard phone lines), ISDN , Virtual Lines, and you can even port your Fax number.

If you have DSL Broadband then you will need to get this Broadband removed from the line before you submit a number port request, as your phone line will cease working when your number has been ported over, so you wouldn’t have use of your Broadband then anyway.

You can also port your number to V1 VoIP if it is an ISDN line regardless if i is high speed or basic rate. An ISDN line is a pair of two telephone numbers together on one phone line. V1 VoIP can port both types of ISDN lines, but we must port both numbers from the pair together at the one time. All phone numbers on the one phone line must be ported together.

Are you ready to start porting your DID phone numbers? Fill out the form below to start the conversation about porting your numbers to V1 VoIP and don’t forget to ask about DIDs for $.15!

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