A toll free number is basically a number where people from a country can call for free. From any region and with no area code. Being a free call for customers and not depending on a specific location. Like local numbers or landlines. It increases the probability of an inbound call and allows your business to have the local presence. Without requiring in many cases a physical location.
If you think about expanding your business to other countries. Establishing a reliable and close point of contact for your customers is very important. Whether you are an e-commerce or a services business, opening offices are not always the first best option. Because of the costs involved; At this point, toll free number become an option since you can request them. In many countries and can assign them without requiring a local physical location. Inside the country and they can use by customers by calling from a landline.
When you make the request to a virtual phone services provider. Your toll free number is a virtual phone number, so it will connect to your cloud phone platform and you will be able to answer calls from your clients from anywhere in the world, either through a call forwarding or the use of VoIP technology to answer using internet connection.
Your customers in the country where you request the phone number, can call you for free but for this to be possible, you must bear in mind the following costs:
Costs may be different for every country and in some cases. You must send documents from your business to comply with legal requirements of the country you request.
After choosing a target country to expand your business and solve logistic issues and other requirements associated with your business model, you can use digital marketing strategies like SEO, SEM and SMM to get visitors and leads in your target country visit your page, but for them it is important to be able to contact you by phone to request support, answer questions about your product or service or even make a purchase. For the following reasons, a Toll free line is the best first option: