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July 2014

Podcast: Motorcar Marketing Interviews Laura Noonan

Check out this podcast with Ashley Meyers of Motorcar Marketing. Ashley interviews Laura Noonan, the SVP here at…

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Call Tracking Achieves Results

It is virtually impossible to know what is going on with customer phone calls without some call tracking….

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Vanity Numbers- A Business Marketing Solution

Businesses have been using toll free phone numbers to promote themselves for many years. There is no denying…

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You’re So Vain-ity Telephone Numbers

It’s been a mystery for decades now. Originally released as a hit single in November of 1972, Carly…

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Hometown of 800response Honored with Kiplinger’s Great Places Title!

Here are just a few reasons why we love living in the Green Mountain State, and being headquartered…

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Vanity Numbers Perform Well in Radio Advertising

Radio advertisers have just seconds to make an impression and deliver their message.  So, giving the listeners something…

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Advertise New and Used Cars With Vanity 800 Numbers

Did you know that advertisements with vanity 800 numbers receive 14 times more calls than advertisements with toll-free…

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Finding Available Tollfree Vanity Numbers

At 800response, we gauge our success by your results. Time and again, Custom 800 numbers prove themselves to…

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Wireless Industry – Custom 800 Numbers for Advertising

Be the unforgettable wireless service and products provider in your area by using a vanity 800 number to…

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Vanity 800 Numbers for the Home Improvement Industry

“Every day, 1-800-ROOF-PRO reinforces the credibility and professionalism of our company when people see the number on our…

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Increase Response Rates by Letting Customers Know You Care

One of the primary goals any business has for its ad campaign is to increase response rates. Having an…

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Free Infographic: Why Choose Vanity 800 Numbers

We created the following infographic to share some interesting data that the phone is still an important tool…

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Get Optimal Advertising Response with Vanity Numbers

The Proof is in the Research! Market research studies show that consumers have higher recall rates of vanity…

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Best Practices:Generate Higher Quality Leads and Have More Successful Sales Conversations

The basic premise of marketing and sales is that lead generation is essential to growing a business. To…

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More Custom 800 Numbers Now Available for You or Your Clients

We have hundreds of Custom 800 Numbers that start with “NEW.”  However, if you’re looking for something different…

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When Should You Use a Vanity 800 Number, a Numeric Toll-free, etc.?

As a follow up to yesterday’s post, we wanted to share when it is best to use which…

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What Types of Phone Numbers Are The Best Ad Response Tools?

The phone is the original direct response method and one that is still very much alive today.  A…

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800 Vanity Numbers – The Easy Way to Get Noticed and Be Remembered

If given a choice between a company that has an easy to remember phone number and one that…

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Auto Dealer Uses Vanity Numbers, Call Analytics to Gain Customer Data

This is an interesting use-case of an automotive dealer who is successful at using a vanity number to…

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Call Tracking – What Is It And How Can It Help You?

Call tracking is a general term to describe the combination of technology and assembled information to assist in…

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Why Your Business Needs Speech Analytics on a Vanity 800 Number Line

With a vanity 800 number, you get more incoming calls as a result of your advertising.  But, you…

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800response Presents the 8th Annual Bull’s-Eye Ad Awards Winners

Five Companies and Agencies Celebrate Award-Wins Showcasing Their Advertising Expertise with Vanity 800 Numbers 800response Presents the 8th…

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Analyze Call Data to Boost the Customer Experience

Like most businesses, you are probably (hopefully) trying every day to improve the customer experience for those that…

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Agency Wins Awards for 1-800-NEXT-STEP Campaign from 800response

Arizona Office of Problem Gambling Honored Agency Wins Awards for 1-800-NEXT-STEP Campaign  PHOENIX – The Arizona Office of…

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800response Customers Win Advertising Awards for Use of Vanity Numbers!

Congratulations to the 1st Place Winners of the 2012 800response Bull’s-Eye Ad Awards! Best Use of a Custom…

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Expanded Inventory of Custom 800 Numbers

Eight Additional Custom 800 Numbers Now Available! We recently expanded our inventory of powerful consumer response tools.  There are eight new…

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Auto Dealer Ads Drive Local TV Sales – Vanity Numbers Bring More Calls

According to a recent report, it seems the more auto dealers spend on local advertising, the better their…

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Got Vanity Numbers? Oh Yes, We Do!

Let’s jump start your thinking around the vanity numbers that would be perfect for your business.  We have…

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New Year, New Campaigns, New Customers – New Vanity Numbers!

Happy Holidays! As we move into 2013, we’d like to take this opportunity to remind you that we…

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Using Your Toll-free Vanity Number as a ‘Memory Hook’

You’re attending a business networking event, waiting your turn to stand up and introduce yourself. The event is…

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10 Tips to Boost Call Quality Monitoring with a Vanity Number

Call quality monitoring is more than pointing out and correcting what’s wrong. Just as important is figuring out…

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What is the Most Valuable Form of Lead? Incoming Calls to a Vanity 800 Number!

Yesterday, this article was posted on the Business 2 Community blog. Here is a snippet: Why do phone…

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Featured Tracking Report: First-time Callers

Every wondered when someone first contacted your business?  The first time they called you? As a company that…

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Develop Strategic Plans and Budgets Using Call Tracking Intelligence

With call tracking data you can capture and access essential customer information and discover which marketing efforts are…

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Success is Achieved One Caller at a Time

With businesses vying for customers using multiple advertising and marketing methods in order to attract and retain business,…

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Get Call Tracking Data on ALL of Your Phone Numbers

Did you know that you can route any of your toll-free numbers to the 800response platform? “So what?”…

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You Have a Vanity Number – Now What?

You’re a well-educated business owner.  You’ve learned from experience, and you know how to market your business.  You…

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800response Infoline; Know Who Calls Your Business with a Vanity Number and Call Tracking

Companies that use unforgettable Custom 800®numbers in their advertising and marketing campaigns see 25-50% higher response rates than…

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Auto Dealer is Using Vanity Numbers to Increase Incoming Phone Calls

“We use 1-800-NEW-FORD in our radio and TV ads because it is catchy and easy for people to…

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Seasonal Vanity Numbers for Business

As we’re about to enter the Fall and Winter season, there are many companies that are about to…

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What Are Vanity Numbers? How Do They Work?

What Are Vanity Numbers? Advertisers using vanity numbers in their campaigns report increased response rates of 25% or…

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800response Infoline; Use Call Tracking Data to Shape Future Advertising Strategies

Use Call Tracking Data to Shape Future Advertising & Marketing StrategiesYou spend a LOT of money on advertising,…

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How Vanity Numbers Influence Consumers & Improve Ad Campaigns

Numerous business Success Stories and market research surveys show that the effective use of toll-free vanity 800 phone…

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Vanity Number Turns Callers into Captured Leads for Post-Secondary College

“We drive all incoming calls to 1-800-NEW-CAREER so we can continue to record and monitor the quality of…

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Remodeling Company Uses Vanity Numbers to Manage and Track Ads

“I recommend using vanity numbers to any business using different means of advertising in order to track, but…

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Drug Manufacturer Uses Vanity Number for Clinical Trials Recruiting

“The vanity number and call data provides the checks and balances we need to measure if all parties…

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45 Years of Toll-free Numbers!

This year marks the 45th anniversary of toll-free numbers in the United States. In 1967, AT&T introduced toll-free…

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800response Infoline; Gather Critical Business Intel; Amplify Call Tracking & CallFinder Speech Analytics

We Have the Technology You Need to Easily Gather Critical Insights on Marketing Campaign Effectiveness… Call Recording: Great…

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Gather Critical Business Insights with CallFinder® Speech Analytics from 800response

According to the 2011 Small and Medium Businesses Routes to Market Study conducted by the SMB Group, customer-facing…

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Lead Nurture…The Art of Generating, Capturing, and Selling – with 800 Vanity Numbers

Finding ways to increase incoming calls to your business is a strong lead generation tactic – these leads…

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How Vanity 800 Numbers Work for Businesses

What’s in a name? Everything!More calls, better leads, increased sales, and improved call tracking and call monitoring are…

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Dermatology Center Increases Revenues With a 800 Vanity Number

“Since using the vanity numbers in our ads, we are experiencing the best revenue months in history.” 1-800-NEW-LOOK…

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What Type of Business Should Be Using Vanity 800 Numbers?

If your business needs more incoming leads and calls, and more sales and profits, then your business needs…

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Use Call Tracking Data to Shape Future Advertising & Marketing Strategies

Your business (or your clients) spends a LOT of money on advertising, promotions, and overall marketing initiatives, therefore…

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800response Infoline; Six Phrases People Like to Hear on a Service Call

Six Phrases People Like to Hear on a Service Call: From Entrepreneur magazine, here are six phrases that…

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Looking for More Inbound Leads? Consider a Vanity 800 Number

Whether you run a home improvement/remodeling business, manage the marketing initiatives for a healthcare practice, or are looking…

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Louisiana Outreach Agency Opens Lines of Communication With Vanity 800 Number

1-800-NEW-QUAD Background: State-wide community agency wages the war on poverty by protecting and improving the quality of lives…

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Stats on Vanity 800 Numbers in Advertising

If you’re contemplating adding a toll-free vanity 800 number into your business tool kit, keep this in mind:…

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What’s In Your Business Toolkit? – Nine Tools to Consider

As the universe of marketing and advertising tools expands, now seems like a good time for small to…

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Four Good Reasons You Need a Vanity 800 Number

Why should a small business list a vanity 800 number in its advertising channels? Here are four good…

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Unique Ways to Advertise Your Vanity 800 Number

Yesterday, I came across the following company, based in Los Angeles, CA.  They are looking for home-owners who…

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Maximize and Track Marketing Budgets with a Direct Response Tool

The National Center for Education Statistics reports that enrollment in postsecondary institutions in the United States reached 17.7…

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Vanity 800 Customer’s Call Volume Jumps 650%

“We are shattering previous sales records by 50% and I attribute this success to our new advertising, which…

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One Tool = Three Simple Steps to Grow Your Business

Have you been looking for a cost-effective way to move units, increase service revenue, and process more credit…

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Learn to Capture Crucial Data on Your Advertising Campaigns

Which radio spot brought in the most calls? How many calls did our latest TV commercial bring in?…

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Five Tricks to Getting Higher Response Rates to your Advertising

Advertising and media channels are ever-changing. This makes finding the right advertising mix a moving target. All the…

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Vanity 800 Numbers Weigh-in with Healthcare Industry

We are all too familiar with the fact that healthcare costs are growing at an alarming rate. Today…

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Prospects + Telephone = Relationship Building

Advertising in the automotive industry has changed dramatically in the last ten years.  Like all industries, we’ve had…

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Bay Area Podiatrists Reduce Cost-per-Lead with Vanity 800 Number

“As a result of the radio campaign, each center now receives more incoming calls because the 1-800-NEW-TOES vanity…

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7 Ways to Greater Response Rates to Your Ad Campaigns

Overview: As many businesses are facing the prospect of leaner budgets, often one of the first areas to…

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Vanity 800 Numbers + Call Tracking Increase Response by 25 – 50%

Vanity 800 Benefits We’ve said it before, but it bears repeating: Companies that use unforgettable vanity 800 numbers…

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800response Infoline; Holiday Inspired Vanity Numbers

We’re running with the Valentine’s and St. Patrick’s Day themes with a few fun vanity numbers this month!…

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Why Having an Unforgettable Vanity 800 Number is Important for a Business

Year-after-year, consumers’ actions and preferences continue to show that it is important for companies to provide a way…

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Vanity 800 Number Myths

There are some misconceptions that vanity 800 numbers are not as effective as they had been over the…

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Auto Dealer Shatters Sales Records with Vanity 800 Number in Advertising

“We are shattering previous sales records by 50% and I attribute this success to our new advertising, which…

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Consumer Recall of Advertising & Phone Number Dialing Preferences

Toll-free Vanity 800 NumbersVs. Numeric Phone Numbers & URLs in Advertising Analysis of Consumer Recall & Dialing Preferences…

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Calculate Your ROI with a Vanity 800 Number

Calculate Expected ROI with a Custom 800 Number! It’s simple math…a toll-free vanity 800 number adds to your…

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Vanity 800 Number Bull’s-Eye Ad Award Winners Are…

Congratulations to our five first place finishers! Best use of a Custom 800 number in: Radio – John…

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7 Reasons You’ll Want a Vanity 800 Number

Vanity 800 numbers bring so much to the table when it comes to advertising and promoting a business. …

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800response Infoline; Featured Vanity 800 Numbers

  Happy New Year! Featured Vanity 800 Numbers for Your Business… Here is a sample of the powerful,…

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800response Infoline – December 2011

  Vanity 800 Numbers & CallFinder in the News…   We’re happy to have a recently authored article…

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800response Infoline – November 2011

How to Effectively Use Direct-Response Tools in Ad Campaigns We have found through recent consumer surveys, that advertisers…

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800response Infoline: October 2011

Fresh, new look at 800response! Earlier this month, we launched our new website! Be sure to check it…

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800-NEW-SUNROOM Shines for Sunroom & Windows Dealer and Increases Ad Response Rates

1-800-NEW-SUNROOM, 1-800-GET-WINDOWS Background: This home improvement corporation relies on incoming calls to schedule appointments for their sunrooms and…

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Study Reveals 75% & 57% Higher Recall of Vanity Numbers vs. Numerics and URLs

Study Reveals Consumers Have Higher Recall of Vanity 800 Numbers in Advertising vs. Numeric Toll-free Phone Numbers and…

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Vanity 800 Numbers Increase Ad Response and Deliver Advertising Honors for Six Businesses in the US and Canada

800response Presents the 2010 Bull’s-Eye Ad Awards Winners BURLINGTON, VT – March 7, 2011 – 800response, the leading…

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OOH Ad Revenue Tops $6B in 2010

Despite continuing economic worries, out-of-home advertising revenues grew 4.1% from about $5.86 billion in 2009 to $6.1 billion…

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Ad Contest Winners for 2010

Announcing the 2010 Bull’s-Eye Award Winners!We are pleased to reveal the 2010 winners of our annual Bull’s-Eye Ad…

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800response Infoline: November 2010

      TV Spots Shrink to Match Attention Spans   Shorter TV ads means less time to impress…

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More Impactful Advertising – Seven Letters (or more!) at a Time

More Impactful Advertising–Seven (or More) Letters at a TimeWritten by Laura Noonan  Wednesday, 10 November 2010 09:16 For…

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Doctor Uses Vanity 800 Number to Start Referral Business and Gain Market Share

  According to this physical therapist and business owner, “If you are not advertising a vanity 800 number,…

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Use of 15-Second TV Spots is Becoming More Common

The number of 15-second television commercials has jumped more than 70 percent in five years to nearly 5.5…

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Out-of-Home Advertising Enhances the Advertising Mix

According to research conducted by Clear Channel Outdoor and Marketshare: Marketers spent $5.9 billion in 2009 on Out…

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Is It a Good Idea to Cut Ads When Sales Are Down?

Myth: It’s better to cut back advertising when auto sales are down and wait for the market to…

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Develop a Strong Advertising Message to Squeeze More Out of Your Advertising Budget

“Who’s got the juice?” That is a common cheer heard around our halls.  It is the internal message…

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Five New Vanity 800 Numbers Are Available to Use in Advertising

800-THE-CLINIC 888-2-RELIEF 888-A NEW-LIFE 888-CHIRO-CARE 888-PAIN-CENTER These numbers, in addition to our many other Custom 800® numbers, can…

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Misconception of Vanity 800 Numbers

Vanity numbers must be expensive and clients are cutting costs, not adding… If you (or your client) think…

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New Vanity 800 Numbers Are Available!

We have access to a new set of vanity 800 numbers for the health care industry.These numbers will…

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Calling all NARI members…

Each day, homeowners find themselves needing your remodeling services… Each day, they see your trucks driving by, and…

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Don’t Underestimate the Power of Tracking Ad Response

We realize it’s not a new concept – tracking ad response rates, but we wanted to reiterate the…

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Another Myth About Vanity 800 Numbers

Myth: My Business is Locally Based.  I Don’t Need a Vantiy 800 Number.   We understand local (we’re…

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Myths About Vanity 800 Numbers…

There are some out there, so we’d like to debunk them.Here is one: MYTH: Good Vanity 800 Numbers…

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Phone words – Top 5 Tips to Help Maximise Advertising Spending

A great article on vanity numbers (or phone words as they’re known as in Australia)… by Gavin Scholes,…

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A Custom Call-to-Action

A Custom Call-to-Action Gienna Shaw, for HealthLeaders Media, May 7, 2008   Wouldn’t it be cool if your…

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How Toll-free Vanity 800 Numbers Convert Prospects into Customers

If you’re challenged with increasing conversion rates, then activating a vanity 800 number is probably your best solution….

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Bay Area Podiatrists Reduce Cost-per-Lead with Vanity 800 Number in Cooperative Radio Campaign

Background: Neat Feet and Elkins Retail Advertising have put together a unique advertising approach, bringing together multiple podiatry…

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Two Tips to Improve Any Advertising Campaign

Tracking, Monitoring and Improving ROI with Powerful Consumer Response Tools It is easier than you may think when…

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The Benefits of Real-time Call Data

Why Do You Need Real-time Call Tracking Reports? What are the benefits of having real-time call data in…

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Excellent Tips For Picking Toll Free Vanity Number

There has been a virtual scramble amongst most business enterprises to obtain vanity toll free numbers. This is…

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Eleven Places to Feature a Toll-free Vanity 800 Number

Business cards   Radio ads   Television ads   Billboards   Print ads   Yellow Page ads  …

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Consumers of All Ages Have Higher Recall of Toll-free Vanity 800 Numbers Compared to URLs

An independent research survey of 1,000 consumers tested recall of vanity 800 numbers and URLs in advertising. Study…

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Vanity 800 Numbers Perform Best in All Media Types

The Proof is in the Research!   Market research study shows that consumers have recall rates of vanity…

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Get More out of Your Ad Budgets…7 Ideas for Stronger Ads

Get More out of Your Ad Budgets…7 Ideas for Stronger Ads:   1. Commit to an advertising campaign…

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Five Tricks to Getting Higher Response Rates to your Advertising

    Advertising and media channels are ever-changing. This makes finding the right advertising mix a moving target….

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Advertising on the Radio = Keeping it Simple

Advertising On The Radio – Keep It Simple By M. Bruce Abbott Let’s say you spent good money…

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New Survey from 800response Reveals Consumer Recall Rates of Advertisements

New Survey from 800response Reveals Consumer Recall Rates of Advertisements 800response (www.800response.com), the leading provider of vanity 800…

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Call Tracking For Website Optimization

Call Tracking For Website Optimization Remember…toll-free numbers are good for tracking online advertising, but you really should have…

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Call Tracking Is Easy and Produces Great Results

Call Tracking Is Easy and Produces Great Results 21 Feb 2010 • 07:08 AM • Business   Tracking…

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Good News for TV Advertisers – Prices for TV Spots Drop

    As reported in Tuesday’s issue of MediaBuyerPlanner… The average cost of a :30 spot on prime…

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Nine Ways to Get More Out of Your Dealer Advertising

From Dealer Marketing Magazine!http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UtW-zmf9dk And, here is the article that ran in the publication… Nine Ways to Get…

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History of Toll-free Numbers

Just for some fun on a dreary Wednesday in Vermont… A Timeline of Toll Free History 1967: AT&T…

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Five Questions About Toll-free Serivces

As seen in Dealer Marketing Magazine… Five Common Questions about Toll-free Services   It’s not enough these days…

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Advertising Awards: Bull’s-Eye Ad Awards Kicks Off for Use of Vanity 800 Numbers in Ad Campaigns!

Today kicks-off open season for advertising awards at 800response!  We’re excited to announce the fifth annual Bull’s-Eye Ad…

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Use Vanities Plus Call Tracking to Monitor Every Dollar Spent on Advertising

Some words from an advertising industry expert, published in a recent AdvertisingAge article… “This current economy has stimulated a new…

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Why Use a Vanity 800 Number in Advertising

We often speak with advertisers, as well as Account Executives and Managers at advertising agencies, who wonder what…

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Discover the Parts of an Advertising Strategy that are Right for Your Business

This is a great article I just read on MSNBC.com.  Recaps the benefits of various types of advertising…

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Shared-use Toll-free Service; The Real Deal

Often there is confusion around what shared-use toll-free services are exactly, how it all works, and how it…

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Recent Article in Dealer Marketing Magazine

An Easy Way to Brand Your Dealership - Dealer Marketing Magazine, June 9, 2009 A recent article in Dealer…

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“We’ve definitely seen a spike in the number of calls that come in as a direct result of…

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Dealership GM

“As an agency, our job is to create successful campaigns for our clients. The combination of the radio…

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Partner – Agency Vice President

“Vanity 800 numbers are part of our planning process, especially for our clients who execute direct-response initiatives. These…

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Partner – Agency Principal

“Make sure you include a strong call-to-action on your billboard and your ad will deliver impressive results. Two,…

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Partner – Outdoor Agency VP and GM

More Calls. More Sales. More Profits.    1-800-NEW-SALE