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Tag: Local area codes

February 12, 2021

How Local Presence Dialing Helps Your Sales Team Get Their Foot in the Door

This article is about one thing, and one thing only.  People are 4x more likely to answer a call from a local number.  In fact, this survey by our friends at Software Advice found that out-of-state and toll-free numbers are a whopping, belly-flopping 80% less likely to be answered. Okay,
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February 8, 2017

Home Is Where the Area Code Is

Sorry, grandma. Gone are the days of home phones and landlines. When you move cities and/or states you face a difficult decision: do you keep your old number, or make the commitment to switch to the area code of your new location? For many people, this decision is of similar
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December 23, 2016

How to Use Local Presence Dialing for your Sales Team

What can easily be pushed aside as a meaningless relic of a bygone era, area codes provide more benefit (especially for businesses) than most people give them credit for. “Since 1947, area codes have been the foundation of the North America Telecommunications System.” 310 (LA) takes the cake as the most popular area
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