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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

You might be a start-up, looking to make your business stand-out. Or maybe business is booming, and you are expanding nationally. You could even be an individual seeking an easy-to-remember number in the current world of shortened attention spans. No matter the reason, you decided you want a custom phone number but now you’re curious how to get one. Fear not! Let the experts walk you through the process. Pick Your Custom Number Most carriers only have access to a

The Building Blocks to Finding the Perfect Custom Phone Number

Watch out, Miley Cyrus is back with new music. Last time she was announcing an album release, she was swinging on demolition machinery and sticking out her tongue a lot. While we can’t promise her Kiss antics have been toned down, we can say Miley is taking a more toll-free approach to advertising this new campaign. Earlier this June, Miley implemented a 1-800 number into her promotional activities for her new three-part “She is Coming” Extended Play (EP). The toll-free

Before you swap out your business loafers for your work boots and head to the local hardware store, check out the July 2019 RingBoost roundup, featuring some of the very best vanity phone numbers related to home services.   Summer is the perfect time to start on all those home improvement projects that have built up throughout the year.    Before you swap out your business loafers for your work boots and head to the local hardware store, check out

Robocalls can impede phone communication between genuine businesses and their customers. Nearly 80% of people say they are not comfortable sharing private information in a phone call. Businesses should prioritize building an authentic, friendly connection with customers on the phone and allow them to share private information on other channels to build trust. More than 1 in 4 people (26%) say they can’t distinguish between a robocall and a real human from the beginning of a call, according to a

Businesses hear the constant drumbeat of “digital, digital, digital” and continue to hone their online marketing to build awareness, attract consumers, and grow revenue. But times are changing in terms of how consumers are accessing online information and brands need to keep up. The Pew Research Center recently released the 2019 update to their annual Mobile Technology and Home Broadband research. Here are some key data points that come out of the report: 81% of Americans own a smartphone 27%