Must-Have VoIP Features For the Modern Business

VoIP Features

One of the main perks of VoIP is the laundry list of fancy features. There are so many that, for the first-time buyer, it can be hard to figure out which ones you actually need. Don’t make the mistake of signing up for a service that lacks a to-die-for VoIP feature. Our guide should give you some ideas of the features that will change your business for the better.   Universal Needs   Whether you are a one-worker graphic design… Continue Reading

RingCentral Meetings: Better than Google Hangouts and Skype

RingCentral Meetings

There’s a new kid in town: RingCentral just announced a new product, RingCentral Office Enterprise Edition. The new version of RingCentral office is targeted towards – you guessed it – enterprises, and has lots of great features that make cross-global collaboration fast and easy. One of these is the new RingCentral Meetings, a video conferencing feature. Why is this a big deal? After all, free web conferencing is easy to come by. Skype, Google Hangouts, and other popular applications have… Continue Reading

VoIP and Outsourcing: A Match Made in Heaven

Outsourcing

Outsourcing, or even just working from home, is becoming the norm these days. It offers business access to an enormous and cost-effective talent pool, and offers workers access to countless job opportunities. It’s a win-win situation that is especially helpful for getting small business off the ground. The rise of outsourcing has come hand-in-hand with the rise of the internet, and, with the internet, the rise of VoIP. Coincidence? Please. VoIP, in large part, was what made working at home… Continue Reading

Hosted PBX Terms and Definitions

Virtual phone system terms

Virtual phone systems are rife with emerging and sometimes bizarre terms. The confusion is exacerbated by the fact that some virtual phone companies use the same terms for different things. Don’t worry, though – our handy guide can help you navigate the labyrinth of technical terms. Below you will find some of the most commonly used virtual phone system terms. PBX (Private Branch Exchange): A telephone system just for your business.  The system will allot a certain number of extensions… Continue Reading

The VoIP Number Games: Toll-Free, Local, and More!

VoIP numbers

We thought we would celebrate the next Hunger Games movie coming into theaters with our own little game: The Number Games. Watch as these different types of VoIP phone numbers fight to the death in an arena… or just compare them and decide which ones are best for your company. May the odds be ever in your favor! Local Numbers Local VoIP numbers are the friendly neighbors of the phone number world. These numbers have specific area codes designated for different… Continue Reading