Activated instantly, with no hardware required, a 084 business number will give your business a professional sound and national presence instantly, whilst ensuring you never miss a call or business opportunity again. Choose from a fantastic range of free 0844 and 0843 telephone numbers to add to your free SwitchboardFREE account.
All 0843 & 0844 numbers come with SwitchboardFREE call management system completely free.
Every SwitchboardFREE number comes with FREE enterprise-class call management with over 20 call-handling features on your switchboard, that include:
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Whether working from home or on the move, re-route your SwitchboardFREE numbers to up to 5 different UK landline and mobile numbers instantly. You'll never have to divulge your personal numbers again.
Identify who your customers are trying to reach and answer the call professionally with call whisper. You’ll hear a short message explaining the nature of the call before you answer, for example “You have a sales call”.
Present your customers with a professionally recorded introduction or out-of-hours message that reflects your opening times and/or emergency contact information. You can also record your own custom greetings.
Press 1 for sales, 2 for support. Set up between 1 and 9 virtual departments to ensure callers are routed to the most appropriate person/department. If we don't have your department listed, simply record your own.
Don't leave your callers listening to a ringing tone or worse still, silence. Choose from a wide selection of on-hold music including our popular charts music updated every 2 weeks.
Get missed call alerts, listen to voicemails, redirect your numbers, amend your SwitchboardFREE number settings, record custom voice prompts and much more, all while you're on the move.
Analyse your call reports more effectively and identify calls faster with Contact Book. This feature enables you to store contact names alongside numbers and choose which calls move to the front of the queue. Missed call and voicemail alerts will show your customers’ names and you will be able to integrate with your mobile phone contacts using the app.
Campaign Reporting will give you valuable information on your phone calls to help you gain new customers. Set up campaigns and produce call reports quickly and easily directly from your dashboard, and compare call traffic between numbers to determine which marketing and advertising activities are generating the most inbound phone call leads for your business.
Call Filtering gives you greater control over who can call your numbers to save you valuable time.
Block international or withheld numbers individually or both together directly from your account.
Change your settings instantly both online and using the app whenever you need to 24/7.
Set open and close times to fit your business hours. Callers phoning outside normal hours will be informed your offices are closed. Optional out-of-hours voicemails are instantly emailed to you.
Divert your calls to one or more mobile phone numbers but simply give your customers a
single number to call. Use your mobile as a second inbound line at busy times!
Note: redirects to landlines are Free.
Get missed call alerts, listen to voicemails, redirect your numbers, amend your SwitchboardFREE
number settings, record customer prompts and much more all while you're on the move.
Whether you are working from home or constantly on the move, re-route your SwitchboardFREE number to
up to 5 different UK landline and mobile numbers instantly, including your home or personal mobile
number. You'll never have to divulge your personal numbers again.
Limited lines into your office? We will queue your incoming calls and put them through
to you as soon as a line becomes free. You can also set your account so that your caller
can hear what position they are in the queue.
Benefit from a free number which you can choose from a range of over two hundred 0844 or
Press 1 for sales, press 2 for support... Set up between 1 and 9 virtual departments
to ensure callers are routed to the most appropriate person or department. If we
don't have your relevant department listed you can simply record your own.
If you answer a business call when you have Call Whisper activated you will hear a short
message identifying the call; e.g. “You have a sales call”.
Present your customers with a professionally recorded introduction or out-of-hours message that
reflects your opening times and/or emergency contact information.
Don't leave your callers listening to a ringing tone or worse still silence; choose from a wide selection of on-hold music including our popular charts music which is updated every 2 weeks. See and listen to our on hold music.
Can't answer the call? Didn't get to the phone before the caller hung up? Already on the line? Don't panic.
When a customer calls your number we record the CLI (caller's phone number) where available and instantly email
it to you at the addresses you have supplied us.
Do you want to give the caller the option to leave a voicemail? Configure your control panel
to enable callers to leave a voicemail either at the start of the call or after a pre-defined
number of seconds of being on hold.
Faxes are received directly in your email inbox, resulting in no waste paper, no replacing
expensive toners and most importantly no need to buy expensive fax machines. Faxes are emailed
to you in seconds.
Create an instant database of all unique callers. Even if a caller has called you multiple times,
this report will only show each caller once.
View a list of all missed calls based on whichever date range you select. This enables you to respond
to any calls that you were unable to take which ensures you never miss a sales opportunity.
Use SwitchboardFREE reporting to identify when you're taking or missing the most calls.
Experiencing issues with your office phones? Has your office suffered a power cut?
Utilise Google's free Analytics package to analyse your call statistics and gather
geographic data on your callers.
Record your own call introductions and advise your callers of any important announcements.