Virtual Telephone Connect Number Ranges Available
0161 Numbers - Mancunian numbers
Create a 'virtual' location for your business in prestigious Manchester Region, one of the fastest growing markets in the North West and England. Ideal for ambitious regional companies or overseas businesses wanting a UK 'presence' that is not London.
Pick a Virtual Telephone Connect: 0161 Mancunian Number
UK Local - Geographic Numbers
Create a 'local office' for your company, with a 'local number' that offers all the flexibility of our online controls and diverts. UK Local numbers help you to win business whenever people tend to call local suppliers first.
Pick a Virtual Telephone Connect: Local UK Geographic Number
Virtual Telephone Connect and can it benefit my business?
Virtual Telephone Connect is a new VoIP phone Service that gives you access to the UK telephone network using a local or national number, just to make and receive calls anywhere in the world!
Your business can use our free Zoiper webphone or app for your smartphone or tablet, then your business telephone number service goes wherever you go.
All you need to make and recieve business calls is access to 3G/4G data networks, broadband, or wi-fi and you are good to go. If there is no data connection available for the app, you can divert incoming calls to your mobile destination or send it to answerphone, so you never need miss a important business call.
Should you ever go abroad, you can use your Virtualplus telephone number as if you are in the UK, and all telephone calls are charged at the same tarrif as if you are calling from the UK, and your client or customer sees your business number on their CLI.
Can Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) work for my business?
As high speed internet starts to become more affordable for many small businesses in the UK, and VoIP technology is ever changing the face of telephone communications. Many more businesses in the United Kingdom are ditching their traditional fixed telephone landline connection and switching to VoIP due to low costs of making and recieving telephone calls.
What would you need to make VoIP work for your business?
What if your broadband provider has a bandwidth cap?
A telephone system that is hosted in the cloud?
If you want to keep your old analogue touch-tone or rotary telephones or fax machines to make and recieve business calls. Your business can simply get an analog telephone adapter (ATA).
Blue Penguins does provide a webphone for use on our telephone service plans such as Virtual Telephone Connect, and Business PBX Switchboard. Business PBX Switchboard is a virtual based switchboard, which has all greatest functions of an enterprise corporate switchboard, but at a fraction of the cost. Our webphone is very easy to setup and you could be making telephone calls anywhere in the world for your business within minutes of purchasing Virtual Telephone Connect from Blue Penguins.
What is a virtual telephone number?.
A virtual telephone number, also known as direct dial-in (DDI) or access number, is a telephone number not directly associated with a fixed land based telephone line. Virtual telephone numbers are programmed to divert incoming calls to chosen telephone destination chosen by the user; either fixed, mobile or VoIP destination.
Virtual telephone number can enable a business to have a local presence anywhere in the world, without actually having an physical presence in that particular region where the telephone number originated from. A virtual telephone number can allow a company to have a local presence in a market, without a having to open shop there. Virtual telephone numbers can utilize your existing fixed or mobile telephone number.
A virtual telephone number will allow your business to have full control over the routing of inbound calls, which gives you complete control what destination your companies incoming calls will be diverted to, and you can change the destination at anytime 24/7.
Choose a telephone service that suits your business goals.
Your telephone number tells customers so much about your business; whether they should perceive you as local, national or global company. You may be a small entrepreneur or large corporation, but your number reflects your business ambitions. Any telephone service provided by Blue Penguins, can be used as a valuable tool for growing your business in a powerful way. Take a look at the range of numbers available and the different ranges that are suitable for potential business growth for your company.
Another fact of business, if your business telephone is easy to remember, most likely your customers will remember your number to call you. It does not matter what number range you use for your business, it can be a non geographic number in the 08 telephone range. If you are looking for an easy to remember number for your business to use.
Blue Penguins UK Telecom also has over a hundred possibly thousands of numbers to choose from for your business. Blue Penguins even has available real easy to remember numbers for a reasonable one off charge. The one off charge can range from one pound to over a thousand, depending on the telephone number you pick. There are other numbers that are available without a charge, but may not be so easy to remember.
Many other telecom companies just randomly give you any number, Blue Penguins allows you to pick a your telephone number from hundreds of numbers available.
Why we created Virtual Telephone Connect?.
There are over 300,000 new businesses created every year in the United Kingdom. Keeping operating costs for a new company to a minimum is key to any businesses success during in the first few years. Blue Penguins created Virtual Telephone Connect to provide new businesses in the United Kingdom with an alternative, and yet affordable professional business phone service from the power of the cloud instead of the old fashioned fixed line telephone system, which has been the business standard model for close to a century. Blue Penguins can offer a more sophisticated functionality business phone service for any company as their business grows.
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Let's talk about using VoIP for business phone needs?
VoIP, or Voice over Internet Protocol, is a method that take audio signals from your telephone, and turns the signal into digital data that can be sent over the internet. The Internet makes it easier and cheaper to make and recieve telephone calls. Using VoIP, allows your business to connect a phone to your existing broadband connection and make phone calls like you would with a traditional fixed telephone line. Using VoIP technology means cheaper call rates, quicker setup and better flexibilty for your business.
Virtual Telephone Connect is a permanent flexible phone service that is hosted from the cloud and is not associated with any telephone equipment or to any one particular location. Virtual Telephone Connect uses technology which means that your business team can work more efficiently from remote locations. Since Virtual Telephone Connect is totally in the cloud, which allows you to take complete control of your business calls efficiently. One unique telephone number from Blue Penguins allows you to be reached virtually anywhere world, providing there is some internet connection to make the VoIP call to our servers. Just imagine having a single telephone number that directly connects inbound calls to you wherever you are in the UK, whenever you choose.
Blue Penguins eliminates any need to give out private mobile or personal home telephone numbers but gives you the power to receive calls on those lines when you want to. You can route your Virtual Telephone Connect number to an existing landline or mobile destination for a small call diversion charge. When you wish not to be disturbed, simply instruct the make a slight change into your Blue Penguins Club House that normally delivers those calls from your peferred destination, straight to answerphone or professional answers.
How will Bluepenguins Virtual Telephone Connect work at my home or office? Since Blue penguins Telephone service is hosted in the cloud , and is dependent on the speed and quality of your internet connection. Blue Penguins would recommended testing your internet connection first before deciding whether Blue Penguins will work well for you. If you consistently receive a very good download speed from your broadband provider, you probably will be satisfied using any Voice-over IP service.
What equipment do I need in order to recieve VOIP calls with Bluepenguins?
Let's Talk About Virtual Telephone Connect: Making phone calls from the cloudThe Internet and the cloud now makes it easier and cheaper to make telephone calls which is known as VoIP. VoIP or the full name Voice over Internet Protocol, which is a newest method for taking analog telephone audio signals like the kind you hear when you talk on the phone, and turning them into digital data that can be transmitted over the Internet. Virtual Telephone Connect allows you to connect a phone to your existing Internet connection and make phone calls like a traditional phone line. Using this technology means cheaper rates, quicker setup and flexible configuration.
Mobile telephones are an important part of business of the twenty first century, it looks much more professional to have a geographical telephone number verus a mobile on your website, business cards, and stationery. Your number tells a tale about your business and how established it is. With Blue Penguins Virtual Telephone Connect, your business can also have a Liverpool or Blackpool number and give the impression that you are a nationally based business even though your office might be in a little village in Cheshire. Telephones are an essential tool for any business. But what if you are unable to take calls from customers because your line is busy or you're away from the office? Blue Penguins provides a solution by allowing you to divert calls to any landline or mobile number worldwide.
You can make cheap business calls on iPhones® or Android™ smartphones
Key features and benefits of Virtual Telephone Connect from Blue Penguins
What makes VoIP so attractive for businesses?How to make and recieve 'office' calls, when you are out of the office.
Business phone calls can be significantly less expensive with VoIP than using a traditional fixed telephone service. Many companies will find out that there is less hardware to buy or lease to make their business phone systems work. In fact that many new VoIP telephone providers such as Blue Penguins will require no new hardware investment to make their phone systems work with VoIP. Your business might need some hardware, such as ATA adaptor (in order to get your existing telephones to work with VoIP), or a IP telephone.
Most of the hardware is typically based on standardised technologies such as session initiation protocol (SIP), as opposed to other VoIP telephone products that could get you tied into a particular telephone service provider such as Vonage. Monthly telephone number rental fees for VoIP telephone services are quite lower than with a fixed line provider.
Many VoIP service providers such as Blue Penguins have a tendency to be contract free, but some may ask to pre paid paid up front. Some VoIP telephone providers such as Blue Penguins, offer mobile telephone apps that could allow your business to make and receive calls from your phone's data connection. Zoiper is Blue Penguins mobile telephone app and setup is very simple and easy to do.
VoIP does and has some significant drawbacks to it's phone servicesThe main drawback is that if your internet service or your power cuts out, so does your VoIP telephone service. Blue Penguins can get this issue sorted out by diverting your incoming calls to answerphone automatically, or by rerouting your business calls to another destination such as a mobile phone or another landline number, in the event your service gets interrupted. This will not change the fact that you will not be able to make and receive telephone calls from your VoIP office phones.
Most VoIP service providers do offer unlimited calling as part of their telephone service package, but connecting to a mobile phone number or non geographic number (such as 0844, 0845, and 0871) will incur an extra charge not included your telephone package. An average business in the United Kingdom could use approximately 1,000 minutes in outbound calls per month. Your business is not average UK business and averages around 600 minutes each month. Just like many other companies in the UK such as web hosting and other service providers who generally make a profit by (overselling) knowing that most users will never use the average usage. On the plus side, Blue Penguins per minute outbound call rates tend to be very competitive in the UK market, please take a look at our Outbound Call Rates.
Blue Penguins UK Telecom call rates are very competitive with other VoIP telephony providers and we have outline what are the costs are to make telephone call. If you make international calls on a frequent basis, please see our full tariff List for complete details of other mobile and international destinations.
Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) audio quality is typically better than of a fixed land telephone based system, the voice quality can far exceed those of good mobile phone connection. Your broadband connection can seriously effect the quality VoIP telephone call. If your business broadband is slow and spotty, the audio quality can be reduced greatly or even drop out on the worst case scenario.