How To Add A Business Line To Your Cell Phone

The smart phone in your pocket has thousands of times more computing power than all the Apollo 11 on-board computers. That’s very remarkable, and it is part of the reason we able to rely on our phones for everything from a flashlight to sending money home to mom. The power and convenience of the smartphone has transformed our lives. LinkedPhone helps you use your cell phone to run your business.

Adding a business line to your cell phone is powerful and convenient:

  1. You do not need to carry an additional device in your pocket or have a wired device in your office. Your business calls are routed to your any existing device using your carrier’s network. Your calls will continue to be the same high quality that you are used to receiving.
  2. Your cell phone number will remain private. LinkedPhone provides you with a new business number from our large inventory of local and toll free numbers. You have full control of how calls are routed and when your calls are routed. With LinkedPhone you can create a call menu, set business hours, record a voice greeting, and much more.
  3. When your phone rings you will know who is calling and what they are calling about. LinkedPhone displays a special background image when your phone rings, you always know it is a business call. Plus, if you have set up a call menu, the option the caller pressed will display as the phone rings. You will know the call is a business call, who is calling, and what they are calling about before you even pick up.

Step By Step Guide: Add a Business Line To Your Cell Phone

We design and build small business phone systems that are easy, affordable, and mobile. Set up takes just a few minutes, not days or weeks.  Follow the steps below to configure your LinkedPhone business phone line.

  • Step 1. Download the LinkedPhone App
    The app is available for both the Apple iPhone and Google Android operating systems. Follow these links from your phone to download the latest version:  Apple LinkedPhone App or Android LinkedPhone App
  • Step 2. Create an account
    All we need is your phone number to get started. We will text you a verification code. Enter your cell phone number and the text verification code you received to get started.
  • Step 3. Choose a number
    We have thousands of local and toll-free phone numbers available in the United States and Canada. Choose the number that’s right for you.
  • Step 4. Set up your subscription
    No credit card needed. Your subscription is managed by the app store. You can pay using your iTunes or Google Play account. Just follow the prompts to set up payment. If you prefer to pay using a different credit card than what you have set up on the app store, you can sign up on our website.
  • Step 5. Configure your users
    Next, the app will prompt you to complete your profile by entering your name, email, and picture. Your email will only be used to send you instructions and transcribed voicemail. You will also have the option to add additional users. You can add or remove users any time. The users that you add will start receiving calls immediately, and they can also download the LinkedPhone app to make calls and text from your business line.  Hit “Continue” to finish the set up process.   You and your users can now receive calls.

You are all set.  The default LinkedPhone configuration will simply route calls to you and your users. However, if you would like to set up a Virtual Receptionist to greet callers and provide call menu options, tap the configuration tab on the right of the bottom navigation, then click the green “Set-Up Virtual Receptionist” button.  The Virtual Receptionist wizard will guide you through the Virtual Receptionist set up process.  Virtual Receptionist must be enabled to configure hours of operation, welcome greetings, and call menus.

All The Features You Need To Run Your Business

Our service includes  over 20 standard features, unlimited minutes, and no long term contracts.  LinkedPhone can be tailored to suite your individual business needs:
  1. Set up a virtual receptionist to answer your business calls and dynamically route calls to the most appropriate member of you team.
  2. Your entire team can make calls with your business caller ID from their cell phones.
  3. All your team members can text, call, take notes, and share contacts, right on the app.
  4. Our service bills month to month to your app store account or to the credit card of your choice. No long term commitment. No set up fees.  You get all of our amazing features for one honest price.

With LinkedPhone, adding a business line to your cell phone has never been easier.  We’re so sure that you will love our service, we are ready to let you try it free for seven days.  You can cancel at anytime before the end of the 7-day period and you will not be charged.

We Look Forward To Partnering With You

We look forward to building the most impactful communications solutions for entrepreneurs, start-ups, small businesses, and mobile teams. A huge thank you to our early adopters for their love and feedback. Please contact us at anytime with feature requests and product feedback. Thank you.