A vanity telephon number is a type of toll-free number beginning with 1-800, 1-888, 1-877 or 1-866 and ending with a word, acronym or domain which represents the company and/or the goods or services that it markets. One of the most famous examples is 1-800-FLOWERS.
Now that you know what a vanity number is, you should be asking why would the VoIP customers you are reselling V1’s VoIP service to want one? Vanity toll free numbers have been proven to be a very valuable and effective marketing tool. They have also been shown to be an inexpensive promotional method in contrast to repetitive advertising through print and electronic media.
Having a good vanity number has enough benefits on its own; having a good toll-free vanity number doubles that. Perhaps the most important benefit to having a good toll-free vanity number is the boost in sales. This is mainly because vanity numbers serve as an added medium to reach out to more customers. Despite the increasing trend of having websites to promote your company, most customers are still more comfortable conversing with a live person to get the information they need before committing to making a sale or availing of a particular service.
A catchy, meaningful and properly chosen word or acronym in a vanity number captures not just the very essence of the company, but also promotes its goods and services. Having a vanity number which is concise and easy to remember and pronounce will establish a company in the market, subsequently leading to a greater customer pool. This allows for better customer service and, consequently, a boost in sales and revenue. Needless to say, not having a vanity number will put you at a disadvantage alongside companies, big and small, with good and appropriately selected vanity numbers.
Very importantly, explain to your customers that having a good vanity toll free phone number obtained from V1 VoIP also sets it apart from its competitors.
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