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Voicemail

Voicemail To Go!

26th August 2016

Have you ever had a customer leave a voicemail at 6pm on a Friday and expect their enquiry to be answered or problem to be solved by 9am on the following Monday? Incidents like this can be tricky to avoid, but the good news is that there is an easy way around them… Working in […]

IVR Auto Attendant

Auto Attendant and IVR

19th August 2016

In the modern world of fast paced business, staff productivity is of paramount importance. You wouldn’t wish to be called away from the important work you’re doing to answer a call that’s for someone else, and neither would your staff. Answering a call only to redirect it to another member of staff takes time away […]

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Enjoy Free Conference Calls with Planet Numbers!

15th August 2016

Wouldn’t it be great to have everyone in one place to discuss that important project, mull over last week’s big meeting, brain storm a new product idea or just talk with all of your family members at once about your Christmas plans. Here, there and everywhere The thing is, that’s often not possible. Our modern […]

International Calls

Cheap International Calls

8th August 2016

If you’re looking to make an international call or two (or more!), you’ll probably be appalled to find out how much your network provider will charge you to call abroad. Luckily there is an alternative, Planet Numbers! Since 1999 we’ve been providing incredible deals on all international calls that could save you up to 96% […]

Free International Calls

Free International Calls

29th July 2016

Unless you’ve been living under a rock you’ll probably already know that here at Planet Numbers, we provide stupendously cheap deals on international calls, but what if we told you we could help you make international calls that will cost you absolutely nothing. Zilch. Nada. Free international calls? Surely not. Yep. It’s a true thing, […]

UK telephone number call costs guide

24th July 2016

A snapshot guide to typical UK telephone call costs. Table of call costs by prefix * For those who are unable to call 101, every police force also offers an alternative 01, 02 or 03 number. See the list of alternative numbers. Service Charge details for 084, 087, 09 and 118 numbers Notes Deals with inclusive calls Inclusive […]

International Toll Free Numbers

International Toll Free Numbers

18th July 2016

Breaking down international barriers and selling in a foreign market is an exciting time for any business, but why penalise your overseas customers with crippling international call rates each time they need to give you a call? Super easy, super cheap Here at Planet Numbers we want to help make international business simpler, cheaper and […]

Call Queuing

Improve Your Customers’ Calling Experience with Call Queuing!

14th July 2016

Ring ring. Ring ring. Ring ring. No-one wants to make a call only to be met by an endless dial tone or a line busy tone. Show your customers you value each and every call and you look forward to hearing what they have to say as soon as your phone operators are free, with […]

FREE Incoming Calls for 0300 Numbers!

FREE Incoming Calls for 0300 Numbers!

7th July 2016

Incase you weren’t already aware, 0300 numbers are reserved exclusively for charities and government departments (including NHS, Police, etc.). This means people can instantly distinguish your charity from a profit-making organisation. Call Charges Providing an 0300 number for your customers to call creates a professional and trustworthy appearance and, unlike 084 and 087 numbers, avoids […]

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Alpha Dial Numbers – It’s as easy as A, B, C!

27th June 2016

Remembering a combination of 11 or so numbers can be tricky, even if you’ve repeated them hundreds of times – so how can you expect your customers to remember what your contact number is? Spelling out a word with your numbers can make a number instantly memorable. Which of the following numbers do you think […]

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A Business Owner’s Guide to International Calling

20th June 2016

If you have just set up a business that will heavily rely on making regular international calls, you might be wondering how your workers can make those calls at as little financial expense as possible. After all, international calling costs can look seriously daunting as they increasingly stack up! Here is a guide to how […]

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Making International Calls FAQ

20th June 2016

If you’re inexperienced with making international calls but there is now a need for you to make them, whether for personal or business purposes, then you could be excused for feeling daunted. Maybe a lot of the terminology commonly attached to international calling instructions is leaving you feeling bewildered, or you’re simply finding those instructions […]