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Selling Overseas? International Freephone Numbers Help Gain Business

12th June 2017

Here’s a scenario I’m sure some of you have spotted before, you’ve found the perfect supplier for your business at a reasonable cost and you’re ready to buy. You have a question though, just a quick one before you’re ready to hit confirm. You go to the companies contact number, they’re based abroad and they’re […]

10 Reasons 0800 Numbers are Key to Startup Success

24th May 2017

A memorable phone number, such as an 0800 freephone number, can have significant positive effects on startup businesses. If you’re aiming for startup success, an 0800 number will support your business in the early stages by making it easier to grow and expand. The benefits are so impressive that you’ll be rather surprised. Read on […]

Why should my business buy an 0345 number?

19th May 2017

By now most of the country is familiar with 03 numbers, they come in the form of 0333, 0345, 0344 and 0330. They can be dialled at local rate from landlines and are often included in any free monthly mobile minutes someone has on their contract. Still we get the question, why should we as […]

The Withdrawal of 0500 Numbers

6th February 2017

Originally created in 1982, the 0500 prefix is set to be withdrawn by Ofcom in mid 2017.  Despite being one of the longest serving freephone numbers, it has become unpopular and unrecognisable in recent years. As of 3rd June 2017, 0500 numbers will be withdrawn from use and users will have the option to redirect […]

A Valuable Marketing Tool – Direct Response Numbers

26th October 2016

Direct Response marketing is a valuable tool in any advertiser’s arsenal when it comes to getting a business or brand noticed. We’ve all seen and heard the captivating adverts on television and radio where you’re invited to call and order without delay, but would you really remember the phone number if it was a random […]

Creating That Local Feel – Virtual Landline Numbers

18th October 2016

For thousands of years we’ve bought, bartered and sold with individuals and businesses local to us, and whilst the industrial revolution made way for businesses to serve the entire country and beyond, many of us still enjoy having that ‘local’ feel when spending our hard earned money. Having local offices throughout the country is unfortunately […]

FREE Trial on 0345 Numbers

11th October 2016

Wouldn’t it be great if your customers could call you for FREE? With 0345 numbers from NumberSales they can do exactly that because most telephone call providers now include 0345 numbers in their call plans. What’s more, it won’t cost you a penny either – just a small monthly fee and that’s it! The greatness […]

It’s as Easy as 1, 2, 3, A, B, C!

4th October 2016

When you haven’t got a pen, remembering a number can be tricky. A random combination of 11 digits isn’t always the easiest thing to keep at the front of your mind, so why not make it that bit easier for your customers? Whether you run a hotel chain, a multinational consultancy or a small boutique, […]

Virtual Voicemail – The Perfect Solution!

27th September 2016

It doesn’t matter whether your office is strictly 9 to 5, Monday to Friday, or you rarely close until 8pm on a Sunday – there will always be times when your customers need to contact you and leave a message. “Please leave your message after the tone” Traditional voicemail systems are great, but they’re not […]

Remember, Remember This 0333 Number!

20th September 2016

Ah, Firework Night – that fantastic celebration of Great British history is very nearly upon us. A hugely popular annual event where many of us love to congregate around a bonfire, watching beautiful fireworks explode above us whilst enjoying delicious hot food and drinks. The thing is, if it wasn’t for the rhyme “Remember, remember […]