Ofcom announce guidance to support lockdown education
On 6th January, Ofcom announced they have released guidance to support families and their children to get online and continue essential learning.
Tips for Starting a Business in 2021
Analyse your local number marketing success in 4 simple steps.
UK broadband usage more than doubled in 2020 says Openreach
According to recent figures from network provider Openreach, 2020 delivered more than double the amount of broadband usage across the UK
3 business changes to power your new year
In this blog post, we provide 3 simple methods to start your 2021 off in great form.
Preparing your business for Christmas, New Year and beyond
Despite 2020 not going much to plan, there are still areas in which businesses can benefit financially, environmentally, and socially this Christmas.
Introducing 'The Pocket Landline'
An introduction to the Pocket Landline solution with our Black Friday offer (£14.99 for 3 months, £19.99 thereafter on 24 Months Contract)
3 recording solutions to streamline your business
We look at 3 recording solutions that can help your business stand out from competitors and streamline your call management and professionalism.
Ofcom announce 'locked' handset ban for mobile providers
Government regulator, Ofcom, has recently announced that mobile phone companies will no longer be permitted to sell ‘locked’ handsets.
Creating a professional and reputable brand image
Did you know that 86% of consumers say that authenticity is a key factor when selecting a brand? We want to dive deeper into what it takes to develop a professional brand image
6 essential voice recordings for business phone systems
Professional voice recordings can keep customers engaged and reduce the number of hang-up calls, resulting in increased new business leads.
4 steps to analysing local number success
Analyse your local number marketing success in 4 simple steps.
Generate premium revenue for your premium services
There are numerous methods in receiving additional revenue that does not sit directly with your sales department.
How to effectively manage increased call volume
There are many articles on how to increase inbound calls to your business, but how do you manage a sudden surge in inbound calls with limited staff?
Measure marketing success with local number analytics
We want to provide your business with useful ways to broaden your local presence and report on individual campaigns using local number analytics.
Telecoms World joins the G-Cloud 12 framework
Telecoms World are happy to announce that we have now officially joined the G-Cloud 12 framework, enabling us to continue to provide cloud-based services to business across the UK.
Unified Communication Explained: What is UC&C?
Unified Communication and Collaboration (UC&C) provides users with a secure connection for all devices, linking them together in one, easy-to-use system.
Is your business prepared for a second wave?
Many businesses suffered in the early stages of lockdown with no disaster recovery plans in place. Is your business prepared for a second COVID-19 wave?
Full-fibre broadband now available to over 4.2 million UK homes says Ofcom
According to new figures published in Ofcom’s Connected Nations summer update, full-fibre broadband is now available to over 4.2 million homes in the UK.
Securing a business domain to achieve a professional presence
Combine a professional web and email domain with the latest Microsoft 365 software to achieve a reputable business presence
Virgin Media launches broadband plan for vulnerable customers
Virgin Media has announced the Autumn launch of a new ‘Essential Broadband’ service available to customers receiving Universal Credit.
Ofcom announce that vulnerable customers must be treated fairly
Media regulator, Ofcom has recently announced guidelines on how communication providers should be treating those who are struggling due to Coronavirus.
Ofcom announces changes set to boost Wi-Fi services
Ofcom has announced that the UK could soon experience a faster, more reliable wireless connection.
Ofcom estimate broadband customers to save millions following review
Ofcom has announced a review of the pricing practices that broadband companies are applying, ensuring vulnerable out of contract customers are protected.
Fibre broadband progresses throughout Northern Ireland and Wales
Openreach has announced that Full Fibre broadband is progressing throughout Northern Ireland and Wales.
Full fibre broadband now available to 80,000 Edinburgh homes
Openreach has announced that 80,000 Edinburgh homes and businesses can now access full fibre broadband
5 reasons to upgrade to Hosted Telephony
Upgrading to a cloud-based system can not only future-proof your business, but also saves you a significant amount of money along the way.
UK internet use surges to record levels says Ofcom
Ofcom has released an article on how UK internet use has increased to record levels following the Coronavirus outbreak.
Preparing your business for summer
We want to ensure you have anything you need to continue business operations whilst enjoying your time off during the summer.
Salisbury becomes the first Full Fibre city in the UK
Openreach announced that Salisbury has become the first full city to gain access to FTTP technology
Enhance your brand using professional voice recordings
We have compiled a list of the most common types of virtual message, with reasons why they are so effective.
Increase inbound enquiries with 'Google My Business'
Search engine giant, Google, helps millions of businesses increase their online presence through their ‘Google My Business’ tool.
A brief guide to VoIP & Cloud PBX
We wanted to provide a brief guide on how VoIP and Cloud PBX phone systems can help your business thrive.
Enhance your home working for less than £10 per month
Empower your work force with Home Working Solutions costing as little as £0.99 per month!
Lockdown continues to put a strain on UK broadband
Multiple households continue to struggle with slow broadband connections as the UK maintains lockdown procedures.
Vodafone reports 50% rise in internet use says The Guardian
According to The Guardian, the recent surge in the number of people working from home has increased Vodafone internet usage by up to 50%.
Reviewing your Home Working Capabilities
We wanted to check in and ask how your systems and processes are coping remotely, and whether there are any areas that could be improved.
Finding Secure Alternatives to your Unsecured Video Applications
Many video applications have been criticised for not being secure. Wildix is the first 100% secure web-based application. Using WebRTC for complete security
Hosted Contact Centres – Taking the NHS into the Cloud
Telecoms World is working with a number of NHS divisions to deploy Hosted Contact Centres and take patient and staff calls during the Coronavirus outbreak
Protecting your Business from Covid-19 Cyber Attacks
It’s important to know what to look for when monitoring emails and device security from home.
How Secure is your Video Conferencing?
With many of us working from home, and video conferencing apps becoming essential, how secure are they really?!
Reducing Business Costs with Mobile SIM Only
Our Mobile SIM Only service not only cuts business expenditure, but also offers increased value
Avoid Using your Microwave to get Faster Internet, says Ofcom
How to improve your internet speed during Coronavirus outbreak
Coronavirus Update - Telecoms World PLC Business Continuity
As a valued client, we want to assure you that we have strong processes in place to ensure we maintain our services
Which telecom solutions can my businesses use to operate from home?
Answers to typical questions being asked regarding our home working telephony solutions
Products and Services Designed to Support Remote Working and Enhance Productivity
It is important that you have the right tools and software in place to work from home successfully.
5 Tips to Help You Work Productively and Successfully from Home
We’ve outlined 5 top tips for making home working a success.
Top Advantages of WFH (Working from Home)
We have looked at key advantages of working remotely, and how it can benefit businesses and staff. Here are our top 5 for employees and top 5 for employers.
Make callers happy to be placed on hold
Giving your callers a good impression of your company is paramount to the success of your business.
Telecoms World help Business Networking International
Throughout 2019 the Telecoms World team helped increase local BNI memberships
Telecoms World join TEAM to become a trusted supplier
TEAM is the largest network of independent recruiters in the UK and we are pleased to announce our partnership with them for 2020.
5 things you need to know about the BT Copper to Fibre switch
Valuable tips on how to prepare your business for when BT Openreach turns off its Copper Wire Telephone Network in 2025.
Bespoke Christmas Message
With Christmas fast approaching, it's important that your customers know your business opening hours.
Christmas Charity Donation
Instead of sending our customers Christmas cards this year, we donated the money we would have spent on cards and stamps to charity.
Black Friday - Special Offer
Take advantage of this limited-time offer!
#TWSelfie Competition to WIN a Winter Hamper!
#TWSelfie competition to win a Winter Hamper. Get your camera's ready.
Telecoms World Halloween Fundraiser
The money raised will contribute towards opening a Cystic Fibrosis charity shop.
What is Unified Communications?
Unified Communications provides a seamless user experience to help people work together more successfully, anywhere, on any device
How Business Numbers and Alpha-Numeric Phone Numbers have evolved
This article explores the history of phone numbers, including alpha-numeric prefixes, and using an alpha-numeric suffix for marketing purposes.
How Inbound Numbers and VoIP can help with Home Working
There are a lot of reasons why working from home is a growing trend. We explore the technology that businesses can use to set up effective home working.
A Virtual Receptionist Can Manage Business Calls for only £1 a Day
For only £1 a day, a Virtual Receptionist is a brilliant way to introduce your company
Have you set up incoming call forwarding?
Autumn is fast approaching. It's time to ensure Call Routing is set up for bad weather spells.
Ofcom to release new '(020) 4' phone numbers for London
London will gain 10 million more landline phone numbers later this year
Telecoms World join the 2019 suppliers list for CCS
We have been accepted to join the 2019 suppliers list for the G-Cloud 11 procurement framework with Crown Commercial Services.
Generate a rebate on customers calling a 084/087 Number
Are you aware that you could earn fantastic rebates on 084 and 087 Numbers?
Four Reasons Why You Need Business Broadband
Here are four reasons why your company needs a Business Broadband.
Directors at Telecoms World to RideLondon-Surrey 100
Sunday 4th August 2019 sees the second Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100
PCI Compliancy - If you process payments, then this affects you.
Is this you? - What is PCI and what does it mean to be compliant? - Does it affect your business?
BT to shut down their copper network by 2025
BT announced that they are going to shut down their ISDN and PSTN (copper) network by 2025 - How will this affect your business?
Why Should You Record Your Business Calls
Call Recording brings many benefits to the majority of organisations
Easily change mobile provider with Auto-Switch
Find out how to switch provider just by sending a quick and free text message.
GPS Telematics with Telecoms World
Telecoms World is proud to work with Zest4 and SmartWitness on a GPS telematics partnership
With detailed Call Analytics, you can accurately measure results
Call Analytics are a powerful marketing and operational tool for any business.
OFCOM Auto-Switch is Here!
Under new OFCOM regulation all mobile providers will introduce Auto-Switch. Find out more...
Countdown to the new broadband safety net
Everyone in the UK will have the legal right to request a decent and affordable broadband connection from March next year.
Keep a look out for our #CherryOnTop revelations on our social media accounts!
How to Boost Business UK-Wide with a Virtual Number
Enhance your sales in over 520 cities, either local to your business, or to appear local across the UK
Connect Mobile - Integration Between Business Mobile and Landline
Present your business number from your landline and mobile
Broadband speeds boost for UK homes
Average broadband speeds rise by a fifth in a year
Managed 'Business Only' Mobile Call and Data Packages.
Exclusive to Telecoms World - our brand new Business Mobile SIM only deals with Vodafone, O2 and EE
How are you Managing your Video Conferencing?
Are you managing your Video Conferencing in the best possible way to give everyone a great experience?
Unified Communications for a Hosted Contact Centre
The Cloud PBX Unified Communication system revolutionises access to the office from any location and changes staff statuses accordingly.
Improve Business Productivity with a VoIP Phone System
Here are the top reasons why UK businesses are switching to VoIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol)
How Can Leased Lines Help My Business?
Is a secure internet connection the foundation of your business? Then you need a Leased Line.
Reasons Why your Business Needs an 0800 Number
0800 Numbers from 99p per month with 2000 inclusive minutes. Attract callers from outside your geographic area.
Openreach will switch to digital phone services by 2025
Interim service being developed to protect customers that rely on copper connections
Call Routing over Easter
Is your business ready for the Easter break, but you're still not sure where to divert your business calls?
Start-up Packages Tailored to your Business Requirements
Businesses that are being run on the move require good connectivity and mobility.
Should you have a Professional IT Audit?
Ensuring your network is safe and secure is our top priority
O2 5G confirmed to launch in these four cities in 2019
O2 has confirmed which cities will be the first to experience its 5G network when it launches later this year.
Here's 5 things you need to know about 5G
Most of us have never experienced anything close to speeds this fast
5 Tips to Help Your Staff and Clients During the Bad Weather
Consider these top 5 tips to prepare your staff and keep business operational
ISO 9001 Accreditation for 2019
Telecoms World are Proud to Announce ISO 9001 Accreditation for 2019
Connect Mobile - The "Best in Class" mobile worker solution
Bringing fixed and mobile communications together – anytime, anywhere
Remote areas stuck in data slow lanes
Large parts of the UK are "poorly served" by broadband and mobile services
Introducing Business Mobile SIM Only
Exclusive to Telecoms World - our brand new Business Mobile SIM only deals
Grow your business online with Call Now
Turn your website visitors into customers by starting the conversation quicker
Call Routing over Christmas and Winter
Is your business all ready for Christmas and Winter, but you're still not sure where to divert your business calls?
Gigabit Voucher Scheme Now Available from January 2019
The Government's incentive scheme, “Gigabit Vouchers”, available now is part of £200m plans for full-fibre internet
Openreach will provide speeds of up to 330Mbps in 81 new locations
Openreach to roll out ultrafast Gfast services to 1 million customers
5 Challenges Telecoms Can Help to Solve
Telecoms are recognised by many charities as a core way to increase engagement with customers