Text Enable Your Landline To Take Complete Benefit of Google My Business Messaging Feature
Google has introduced a new feature called “Google My Business Messaging” in local search. According to this feature, it will let searchers send a text message to your business. Before getting into the details of this topic, one important thing I’d like to grab your attention to: Even Google recognized the value of ‘Texting
’ as a mode of communication for businesses. This new feature adds a one more button in the local search result along with: Direction and call. Now, your customers will see ‘Message’. If your business listing is text enabled, your customers can text you. If you don’t know how to add this feature, check this step by step guide for enabling Google My Business Messaging feature: http://bit.ly/2vUWe1X
How To Take Full Advantage of Google My Business Messaging Feature?
Instead of adding a mobile number to receive text messages from your customer, you can subscribe to landline texting service
. This service allows you to text enable your landline or toll free number which is listed on Google local map or which you would like to list there. This can be the same number which is available in all other business directories and your marketing collateral.
Why Landline Texting can be more beneficial than a mobile number for this feature?
- Keep a single point of contact with your landline number
- Keep personal and professional messages separate
- Take benefit of advanced texting features available with landline texting such as automated reply, appointment, ITR (Integrated Text Response) system and many more
- Get clear reports to review messages and usage
- And much more
It takes only 24-48 hours
to text enable your landline number. You don’t need to make any changes at your end. Also, you will get the benefit of ongoing free support service without any extra charges. The monthly subscription rate of business texting solution is affordable to any small business owner as well. Check the rates here
Still unsure? Use 30 day free trial of landline texting, and then take a decision. To book your free trial account or product demo, contact us