Archive for March, 2014


Why would I ever close my lines?


March 11th, 2014

Two of the many features of the SwitchboardFREE service is the ability to set open and close hours as well as the Quick Close function. A lot of the enquiries we field on support often boils down to whether the line is open or closed. Either people have set the wrong opening hours and are… read more


Memorable Numbers = Memorable Business


March 10th, 2014

Not all numbers are created equal. No, this isn’t a theoretical maths problem and neither is it some philosophical belief system. When it comes to phone numbers, some numbers are better than others and when they’re for your business, it is a good idea to show favourites and pick the best. Your phone number could… read more


5 reasons why you need to keep your customers well informed


March 7th, 2014

The world is full of businesses trying to promote themselves on social networks, keep in touch with their customers via email and what can be seen by some as pestering their customers. With so many businesses really getting on our nerves by doing this you have to ask yourself the question, “Why do they do… read more


The dynamic duo of SwitchboardFREE


March 6th, 2014

Every business is made up of individuals and sometimes it’s nice to be reminded of that. With that in mind we thought we would help put faces on the SwitchboardFREE support team and introduce you to our very own dynamic duo. If you ever call into SwitchboardFREE (or you’re contacted by us), then the likelihood… read more


Choosing the right number for your business


March 5th, 2014

Choosing the right number for your business is more important than you may think. Phone numbers say a lot about you and choosing the wrong number can give people the wrong impression about your business. We have never lived in a time where there have been so many options open to customers and businesses alike,… read more