Much More Than Just a Number
Get Noticed with a Smart Number
Smart Numbers are 13/1300 and 1800 numbers that have a memorable numeric pattern or spell a word using the phone's alphanumeric keypad.
Phone Names. Phone Words. High Impact Numeric Patterns.
There have been over 55,000 numbers purchased through ACMA since 2004. As their popularity increased over the years, more and more businesses are taking advantage of their benefits. They're easier to remember and generate better response rates from marketing and advertising activities.
There are three types of numbers. Phone Names such as 1800 REFLEX or 1300 HILTON spell the name of the business and are an excellent way to promote the business name. Phone Words such as 1300 RUBBISH and 1800 DONATE incorporate the product, service or an action word that's in line with the company branding. A smart number can also come with a highly memorable numeric pattern like 1300 000 300 or 1300 00 1300.
Get Better Response Rates from Your Marketing
Smart Numbers make an impression and are easy to remember. Not only do they have the 'wow' factor and are promoting your business by just being displayed, they're also proven to be more memorable. And that means more calls leading to more business.
5x More Memorable
Smart numbers are 5x more memorable than ordinary phone numbers like a standard landline or mobile. They make a strong impression when displayed and are more likely to be remembered.
Strengthen Your Business Image
Displaying the number on the company website, business signage and other promotional material creates a strong first impression. It installs credibility and strengthens the image, and that means more customer enquiries.
We'll Help You Find the Right Number for Your Business
With so many available options, choosing the right 13, 1300 or 1800 number can at times become overwhelming. Searching the ACMA database for a suitable number takes time and experience. We 'live and breathe' business solutions and our extensive experience means we understand your needs.
Phone Names are a fantastic way to build brand awareness by incorporating your business name in the number. Just displaying it promotes your brand and every time someone dials your number, they're also dialling your business name. Call us on 1300 00 1300 or CLICK HERE to find out if your business name is available.
Smart Numbers can also spell the name of the product, service or industry. They're up to 5 times more memorable than ordinary numbers and are an excellent way to enhance your marketing and increase response rates. There are still 1000's of phone words available to choose from.
Over 1.5 Million Numbers Still Available
There are still over 1.5 million numbers available to purchase. Even though many generic word numbers have already been allocated, there are a lot of variations still available. A common practice is to use a number before the required word. As an example, the word DISPLAY can be used very effectively with a '2' or a '4' in front of it e.g. 1300 2 DISPLAY or 1300 4 DISPLAY. There is also a huge range of highly memorable numeric sequence numbers available. These are an excellent alternative when your ideal phone word or phone name has already been taken.
How Much Do Smart Numbers Cost?
Numbers are purchased through ACMA and vary in price (allocation charge) based on their word value or memorability. Prices range between $250 and $20,000, with the majority of numbers starting at $250. As of August 2020, the following numbers were available:
On Hold Messages for Business
Professionally recorded phone messages and greetings are the perfect way to promote and re-enforce your business brand when customers call the business. They will put a professional touch to any message and enhance your business image. Choose between a male or female voice, recorded in the tone best suited to your business.
Add to Your Business Branding by Combining a Smart Number with a ProVoice Recording
Strengthen your business image by adding a professional voice recording to your smart number. Promoting your business brand, product or service every time someone calls creates a strong first impression and installs credibility.
Need Some Help Choosing a Smart Number?
We'll Find the Right Number for Your Business
Let us do all the hard work and search the ACMA database for a selection of smart numbers to choose from. Business1300 offers a Free Search and Advice service to help you get the right number for your business. Call us on 1300 00 1300 or CLICK HERE to make an online enquiry.
Smart Numbers FAQs
Smart Numbers are 13, 1300 and 1800 numbers that have a memorable numeric pattern or spell a word using the phone's alphanumeric keypad.
Smart Number prices start from $250. Numbers are purchased through ACMA and vary in price (allocation charge) based on their word value or memorability.
It can take a bit of time and patience to find a good Smart Number that is available and best suited to your business and budget. If your first option for a Smart Number as a 1300 number is unavailable, try it as a 1800 number instead. You can also spell out a phoneword using a number that sounds like a word, i.e four.