Advantages of a Status/Uptime page for a VoIP Business

 

VoIP service has been a revolutionary technology in telecom that runs on software. As a VoIP service provider, you would want to create confidence among your prospects and build trust among your customers. One such way is to maintain a status page on your website that offers information about the uptime of your servers.

Previously, only few companies or datacenters used to display their service uptimes. They followed this approach to create confidence on their new technologies.  Few such uptime pages are here –

  1. Stripe status page: The world’s most popular payment gateway displays the status of the uptime for their various methods of integrations. Their status page lists the uptime status of the various servers/applications supporting their integration methods. Eg: https://status.stripe.com/
  2. Twilio status page: Twilio is the leading platform for building voice and SMS applications. It displays the status of its APIs, API response time from North America, Europe graphically. This kind of graphs creates confidence when a prospective user needs to evaluate the platform. You may refer to the live page at https://status.twilio.com/
  3. Recurly status page: Recurly is a leading platform to manage subscriptions for the users on SaaS platforms. Its status page displays the availability of the Admin portal, APIs and thrid party integrations. You may check the status page at https://status.recurly.com/
  4. Shrivoice uptime page: Shrivoice is Finland based VoIP service provider offering VoIP services to businesses. Their client’s spread across the world could monitor the service uptime at https://status.shrivoice.com

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Why VoIP businesses should launch E-calling cards?

Calling card business was once a thriving business. Many companies, retailers, resellers earned a livelihood from this business model. Nowadays, this business model is losing its sheen. Many people reason the downfall to the growing smartphone usage, availability of cheaper internet. In fact, it is true in a number of cases. But another important reason we believe is NOT changing the business model to sync with the technological changes. In this blog post, we shall discuss how one can use the growing smartphone usage and the cheaper internet to diversify the VoIP business and keep up the revenues balanced or go up! Continue reading

Ensure VoIP business emails are not marked SPAM with this simple tool

Your business might be sending various emails – transactional, promotional or sales or support related email to prospects and customers. Sometimes, you might have noticed that the recipient never opens your email. Have you ever questioned why? Most of the times, emails land in SPAM and are unnoticed. Today, business email servers like Google, Outlook and other email service providers have set up algorithms that automatically mark the business email as SPAM when certain standards are not followed. And then, your customer or valuable prospect never get to see your valuable email. In this post, we shall address this serious problem using a simple tool.

It is often difficult for small businesses to hire an in-house IT expert full-time. It is also quite common that in-house IT experts expertise is something other than email. The best way to overcome such limitations in such a case is to use third-party cloud services for optimal email routing. Such a cloud email service could be utilized for channeling the business email to land in the inbox. Continue reading

How to Increase Your VoIP Business Revenue with Intelligent Billing Plans

Selling a service to a potential customer is an art. Unlike products which can be seen and felt physically, services can not be experienced without purchasing. So, the strategies to sell a service is more of an art. Any potential customer will always compare the prices with other competitors in the market and try to negotiate hard with you or push you to reduce your prices. So, even if you offer high quality and prompt support, they are are not easily perceived by a potential customer. Nevertheless, you can overcome your competition and convince your customer with clever and intelligent billing plans that are attractive for customers and profitable for your business.

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Optimised Settings for your Mobile VoIP Business

Kolmisoft MOR offers a variety of features that enable easy deployment of Mobile VoIP. Such features help VoIP service providers to diversify their businesses and acquire new customers. In this post, we will share some insights into how a VoIP service provider may launch a Mobile VoIP service with the optimized settings.

Note: These settings are suggestive and observed to be helpful for Kolmisoft MOR customers. Neither Kolmisoft nor the author guarantees that these settings will work for every business model. These suggestions may be followed at your own risk.

Mobile VoIP involves integration between the smartphone app and the Kolmisoft MOR. This involves a lot of communication between the two – App and Kolmisoft MOR. This is possible by integrating via API. Kolmisoft MOR offers APIs to perform a variety of functions – simple tasks such as fetching balance to complex tasks like new user registration or collecting and updating payments and a lot more. The optimized settings could be discussed under three categories as below.

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About the Author

About the Author

Kalyan Pasumarthy, Ph.D. is an entrepreneur, author, and scientist. He has extensive experience in research and a keen understanding of rapidly evolving market trends. His business uses Kolmisoft MOR and M2. He offers consultancy and development services through SHRISAS, Finland. His services were utilized by various Kolmisoft customers across the world for Mobile and Web applications.

You might also be interested other articles by this author –

  1. How to start Mobile VoIP business easily?
  2. What are the optimized settings for Mobile VoIP?
  3. How to Increase Your Business Revenue with Intelligent Billing Plans?
  4. Ensure VoIP business emails are not marked SPAM with this simple tool
  5. Why VoIP businesses should launch E-calling cards?
  6. Advantages of a Status/Uptime page for VoIP business