Validated Phone Information Archives

These blogs include information on validated phone information for your business.

What is a Phone Validator via Searchbug.com
Oct
22

What Is a Phone Validator and Why You Need It

If you’re not using SMS as part of your customer engagement, you should be. If you are using SMS, you should be using a phone validator on all the phone numbers you collect. Here’s a little info to show you why. When it comes to marketing messaging, actually reaching your customers is huge. Getting a […]

How To Guide: Reverse Phone Lookup
Aug
06

Reverse Phone Lookup 101: Everything You Need to Know About Reverse Phone Lookup

Reverse phone lookup is a handy tool for any business. It’s useful if your business misses a call and you’d like to know who you’re following up with. Or if a customer gives you incomplete information. Or if finding people based on tidbits of personal information is your business, reverse phone lookup is for you. […]

Jul
15

Ringless Voicemail Scams

Have you ever received a new voicemail notification and noticed that you actually never received a call in the first place? You were most likely involved in a ringless voicemail scam, but don’t worry you are not alone. In fact, estimated by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), over 2.4 billion automated spam calls are made […]

Nov
12

How to Find out Who Owns a Phone Number

Have you ever received a call from an unknown number and wondered who it was? Maybe you missed the call or wanted to know who it was before you called back. We all have those unknown calls that we just don’t want to answer, but sometimes we’re just curious about who was on the other […]

May
22

How to Spot a Telephone Scam

[contact-form][contact-field label=”Name” type=”name” required=”true” /][contact-field label=”Email” type=”email” required=”true” /][contact-field label=”Website” type=”url” /][contact-field label=”Message” type=”textarea” /][/contact-form]t4elephIt’s happened to all of us at least a time or two. The phone rings, and when you answer, the caller on the other line gleefully informs you that you’ve won a contest, and all you’ll need to claim your prize […]

Apr
26

Differentiating Landline and Cell Phone Numbers

Whenever someone calls you, it’s helpful to be able to figure out whether that call was made from a landline phone or a cell phone. Why? If you can determine that it was a cell phone, then you can feel free to call back at any time of the day in order to leave a […]

Nov
30

Political Robocalls

During the height of any political season, there is also an increase in the number of political sales ads, commercials, campaigns and phone calls that accompany the political climate. Politicians and political groups seek to further their message appeal and try to reach as many people and listeners as possible. They do this also by […]