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These blogs include free resources and tips on data validation APIs and how to use APIs to ensure you get correct customer information.

How to Identify Fake Cell Phone Numbers via Searchbug.com
Sep
28

How to Identify Fake Cell Phone Numbers

Use of fake cell phone numbers can be a costly burden. As a business owner, you know how important it is to protect the integrity of your database. Consumers are catching on to the use of their phone numbers for marketing purposes, and are looking for ways to avoid it.  By using fake cell phone […]

How to Improve the Customer Experience with Custom API Integration via Searchbug
Jul
06

How to Improve the Customer Experience with Custom API Integration

When it comes to keeping up with competitors, the customer experience is everything. Custom API integration can help. Your business can’t run without customers and you can’t gain and retain customers if your systems aren’t user-friendly.  Developers use custom API integration to improve the customer experience. They do this by seamlessly connecting data from outside […]

Use Validation Error Messages to Improve Web Form Submissions via Searchbug.com
Jun
15

How to Use Validation Error Messages to Improve Web Form Submissions

What kinds of forms do you have on your website? Registration forms? Subscription forms? Lead magnet forms? You probably have a few different ones. Forms are how you collect information from your users. But what if a user inputs invalid information? This is where validation error messages come in. You’ve probably come across these yourself […]

How to Prevent Bots from Submitting Forms via Searchbug
Jun
08

How to Prevent Bots from Submitting Forms and Keep Your Email List Clean

If you have a business or a website, you use forms. Web forms are how you get contact information from your visitors and customers. The problem is, your customers are not the only ones filling out those forms.  Bots, short for “robots”, can be good or bad. They have the power to help or harm. […]

Do-Not-Call List and How Can a DNC List Check API Help You
Apr
06

What is the Do-Not-Call List and How Can a DNC List Check API Help You?

If you are a business or organization that sells or plans to sell products or services to your contact list via phone, you need to make sure the numbers you’ve collected aren’t listed on the National Do-Not-Call Registry. The National Do-Not-Call Registry was created to allow consumers to opt-out of receiving unwanted sales calls. Calling […]

How to Validate Phone Numbers for Apps
Dec
05

How to Validate Phone Numbers for Apps

If you have an app, you need phone numbers. If you’re not using phone numbers in your app, you need to start. Phone numbers can simplify your app and make life easier for your users. And, that’s in addition to increasing security. Some companies, like the Affirm lending company, use phone numbers instead of usernames […]

Phone Validator API via Searchbug.com
Feb
04

The Case for Using a Phone Validator API

Using a batch phone validator works well for most businesses with phone numbers in lists. Like when your business data has multiple phone fields and your database doesn’t know a cell phone from a landline or VoIP number.  Upload phone lists. Get validated results. Start calling. Boom. Done. But what if there was an even easier […]