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Pandemic-Proof Your Business with VoIP

Pandemic-Proof Your Business with VoIP

12th January 2021

2021 is here at last, but for the foreseeable future, the coronavirus pandemic is still hanging around. Until lockdowns and vaccine rollouts finally bring an end to this difficult period, businesses are having to continue pivoting, unsure quite what’s happening next. Your business is not alone. Your company may have taken a hit during the More…

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Calling Overseas at Christmas? Save £££s With Planet Numbers

17th December 2020

Another year gone, and yep – what a year it’s been. 2020 will go down in history as the year we spent most of the time apart, but at the same time, plenty of us have still been lucky enough to come together and share time with one another through phone calls, video chatting and More…

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What Are the Advantages of VoIP Over PSTN?

4th December 2020

If you’re running any kind of business in the modern age, the way you connect to – and with – people is crucial. It’s likely that only a few years ago, a vast majority of offices and business owners were making use of the same old landlines and PSTN connections. Yes – traditional telephony has More…

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Calls Abroad Are Dropping in Price at Planet Numbers – How Much Cash Could YOU Save?

29th November 2020

At Planet Numbers, we are always conscious of the amount of money people spend on international calls. After the year that we’ve all had so far, it’s clear that we are all missing people who mean a lot to us. But what if your loved ones are based overseas? Unfortunately, mobile phone carriers and landline More…

ISDN Phaseout 2020: How Can Your Business Cope?

24th November 2020

BT announced the end of ISDN back in 2015. The telecommunications service provider said that it would stop taking new ISDN orders in 2023 to altogether deactivate its ISDN network by 2025. BT acknowledges that the nature of telecommunications has changed drastically in the past decade. ISDN networks can’t support the level of communications that More…

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Call Answering Or Call Centre? How to Make the Right Choice

20th November 2020

When running any kind of business, you are going to need some form of incoming calls strategy. That much is obvious! Even if you run the majority of your firm online, it’s pretty safe to say that keeping a line or two open for your customers and clients is going to be beneficial for all More…

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3 Reasons Why Now is the Time to Choose a VoIP Phone System

16th November 2020

When running your own business, it’s a pretty safe assumption that you’re going to want to get ahead of the pack as much as you possibly can. Did you know that it’s not all about the quality of your products, or about the prices you set? It’s also about making sure that you offer the More…

How a Telephone Answering Service Improves Your Bottom Line

10th November 2020

Even in today’s digital-driven world, customers still prefer phone calls over other communication channels. This option gives them a direct line to your business, rather than an automated message that will have them wait. Organisations that fail to realise the business potential of phone calls are at risk of missing out on valuable opportunities. However, More…

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Could Free International Calls Give Your Business a Boost?

6th November 2020

When it comes to growing any kind of business or enterprise in the modern age, you have to think big. Not only do you need to think about growing the size of your company, your range of products and services, you also need to think about growing the size of your client base! Therefore, you More…

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Why Virtual Geographic Numbers are the ‘Next Big Thing’

20th October 2020

Oddly enough, there are always going to be trends in the numbers that businesses set for their call centres. Believe us – we’ve seen them all come and go over the years! For example, the 0845 number boom is firmly back in the 90s now – and there’s a new trend in flexible number setup More…

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Need a New Business Number? Boost Your Marketing and Claim 14 Days of Call Answering FREE

15th October 2020

No matter the size of your business, and no matter what you do, marketing is everything. It’s simply not enough to just do a great job! You need to show the world who you are, what you do, and why you do it. Otherwise, you are going to risk never getting seen at all. This More…

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Could a Call Answering Service Save You Money?

7th October 2020

When running a small to medium business, saving money is everything – next to making money, in any case. To be able to survive from quarter to quarter, you are always going to need to be smart about the money you spend, alongside the money that you make. Therefore, why not consider taking a closer More…