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With Thanksgiving and Black Friday upon us, many people are frantically pulling together shopping lists for family and friends. There is always that one person who is hard to buy for. Sure, you can get them a gift card – who doesn’t like “free” shopping? – but, if you really want to wow them, consider getting them a personalized gift that will last a lifetime: a custom vanity phone number. A gift that is especially great for entrepreneurs, business owners,

For most small businesses, inbound phone calls are a vital channel for securing new revenue and improving customer satisfaction and loyalty. The handling of inbound calls is very different for small businesses compared to large companies who rely on call centers. In a small business, it’s likely that the person answering the phone is not dedicated to answering the phone, but rather has other responsibilities in addition. Plus, each call can have a larger impact on your bottom line when

The power of voice can’t be denied. Even with the rise of sophisticated, automated, AI-driven digital technology (like chatbots), connecting to businesses by phone is still a top priority for consumers.   To prove it, RingBoost’s recently released Phone Number Relevancy Report shares some valuable insights about the current state of the phone number aftermarket (where local and custom, vanity phone numbers are bought and sold), how phone numbers are being used today, and how any business (including your own) can leverage

Phone Relevancy Report 2019

There’s no denying the importance of phone numbers in business operations today. They are one of the central mechanisms through which consumers (prospects) interact with companies, and these resources deserve our collective attention.   Phone numbers remain crucial in how businesses and consumers have communicated over the years. In fact, it’s difficult to find an enterprise today that does not use the phone in some way: either for sales, service or a combination of both.    Realizing the True Benefit

Every time you visit RingBoost you’re going to be impressed by the incredible selection of local and toll-free phone numbers that are available.   There are over 500,000 amazing options to choose from that align perfectly with a variety of businesses – including yours. But where do you start? Right here!   At first, the sheer number of options for your custom phone number may seem intimidating. It’s not always easy to decide on a phone number that will convey

Top Vanity Phone Number - October 2019

Real Estate Phone Number Trends

Written by: on October 22, 2019

In RingBoost’s 2019 Phone Relevancy Report, Real Estate logged in as the second most popular industry for acquiring vanity and easy-dial local phone numbers. Throw out the old mantra because real estate success is all about “connection, connection, connection.” One way real estate companies are standing out is with custom phone numbers to build brand awareness, increase memorability, and connect with more leads. Here is a quick look into Real Estate custom phone number trends. Download the Real Estate Sector

Local businesses are challenged in many ways and reaching new consumers often tops the list as the most significant. Addressing tactical marketing issues remains critical for success, but without an in-depth, strategic understanding of audience and objectives, marketing campaign effectiveness often suffers.  “Marketers can miss out on valuable brand awareness and conversion opportunities because they don’t truly understand their customers and how best to reach them,” said RingBoost VP of Marketing Ellen Sluder. “They see moderate results and don’t realize

Over the 14 years that RingBoost has been in the custom phone number business, we’ve worked with thousands of attorneys to build their brands and improve response rates. It is a common practice in the legal field for law firms trying to attract consumers –  such as personal injury, mass tort, family law, and DUI defenders – to use memorable numbers in their marketing materials and advertisements. At RingBoost, some of our highest value numbers are secured by attorneys. However,

Phone Number Relevancy Report 2019

Written by: on September 24, 2019

There are between 700 and 800 million phone numbers currently assigned in the United States and Canada, with 384 area codes in use as of the end of 2018.  That’s almost three phone numbers per adult! Consumers spend more than five hours a day on their smartphones. While it might be trendy to think that phone calls are dead for personal communications, when it comes to best practices for business, phone calls remain a vital tool for nurturing leads, closing

Kerry Washington Misses You

Written by: on September 10, 2019

Attention Scandal fans, you can now text Kerry Washington. We aren’t sure Olivia Pope would condone giving out her personal number, but Kerry seems to be welcoming the random messages. On Thursday, the actress went to social media to let her fans know how much she misses them. In a brief video, she shares: “Hi, you guys, so you know how private I am, but I am going to do something crazy. I am going to give you my phone