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How does LinkedPhone serve entrepreneurs, start-ups & small businesses in Illinois?

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Today, business owners require mobility and the option to text message their customers. LinkedPhone frees business owners from the massive limitations of old legacy phone systems. We serve businesses like yours with professional-grade features once only available to large corporations. We believe in simple, honest, and transparent pricing. We are passionate about helping entrepreneurs, teams, and small businesses thrive.

Do you provide business phone numbers for local area codes in Illinois? How do I get one?

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We sure do! We offer business phone numbers across all local and toll-free area codes in the U.S. and Canada, including Illinois. Our service includes unlimited business voice & text messaging and the important business features you need to grow.

Setting up takes just a few minutes. Select a business phone number or port your current number and you’re good to go. LinkedPhone will save you thousands of dollars. Plus, there is no need to go through your phone company or buy expensive equipment. We take care of all the back-end hardware and software so you can focus on what matters most, growing your business.

Which local Illinois area codes do you offer?

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Our local Illinois area codes include 217, 224, 309, 312, 331, 618, 630, 708, 773, 779, 815, 847, 872. Of course, phone numbers are subject to availability. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, please shoot us an email at [email protected]. One of our kind Customer Success Associates will do their best to accommodate your special request. If you’re looking for phone numbers in other area codes check out this page.

Can I pick my own Illinois phone number? When can I start using it?

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We provide a huge inventory of business phone numbers for local Illinois area codes. Pick any number you want. After you pick a local number, you can start using it immediately.

If your business is located in Illinois, a local area code gives your customers confidence that they’re dealing with a preferred local business. If you operate across multiple states, having a phone number from Illinois provides a local presence feel.

I already have a business phone number in Illinois. Can I transfer it to LinkedPhone?

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Yes, you may port your existing Illinois business phone number to LinkedPhone. It’s easy. Simply fill out this short form to get the number porting process started.

Would I own my Illinois business phone number?

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Generally, as long as your account is in good standing, you own any phone number that is registered by LinkedPhone on your behalf or ported into LinkedPhone on your behalf. You may port a local number into LinkedPhone or port out to another service provider at any time.

If you decide that LinkedPhone isn’t right for you and would like to keep your business number, please begin the porting process before you close your account so that your number isn’t released into available inventory.

Do you also carry toll-free phone numbers for business?

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Yes, we offer both local area codes and toll-free area codes for your business. Generally, you’d want to use a local area code to establish a local presence and a toll-free area code to establish a national presence (or the appearance of a national presence 😉).

The toll-free business phone numbers we offer include the following area codes: 800, 833, 844, 855, 866, 877, and 888. Simply pick any available toll-free business phone number and start using it right away.

Which phones & devices can I use with my local Illinois business phone number?

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The beauty of our small business phone service is that your virtual business phone number works with any device you choose. After you create an account, you will be asked to link the devices that you want to ring when a customer dials your local or toll-free business phone number.

After adding your cell phone, simply download our app and sign in. To talk and text on your computer or laptop, simply log into our website. Finally, you can also add VoIP / SIP office phones and landlines.

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How do I use my Illinois business phone number on my personal cell phone?

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With LinkedPhone, there is no need to buy a separate cell phone for your business. Our mobile app adds a stand-alone business line to your mobile phone, saving you a lot of money. This enables you to talk & text with customers using your Illinois business phone number as your Caller ID.

Our app also provides distinctive notifications so you clearly know which texts and calls are to your business. Your personal number always stays private.

I love this! Can you tell me about how your mobile app works and some of its features?

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Learn more about the features of the LinkedPhone mobile app here. The LinkedPhone mobile app keeps your business calls, text messages, contacts, and voicemail separate from your personal stuff. Incoming business calls will be clearly indicated on your call screen. Save yourself the extra expense and inconvenience from having to carry two devices. It’s like magic!

Business Caller ID& Call Screening

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Client Notes &Call Notes

Set Hours to RestrictBusiness Calls

Audio Voicemail &Business Voicemail

Route Calls toTeam Members

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Peer-to-PeerText Messaging

Can you highlight some of your professional-grade business features for me?

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Our suite of business features are included with all plans – even our professional-grade call menu options, also known as “Virtual Receptionist” or “Auto Attendant”. Set business hours, company greetings, and business voicemail greetings with ease. The best part is that you can set up call routing so that incoming calls are routed to appropriate team members based on your callers’ needs.

Local & Toll-FreeBusiness Phone Numbers

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Unlimited BusinessTalk & Text

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Audio Voicemail &Text Voicemail

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Call Queue &Jazz Hold Music

Client Notes &Call Notes

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Last but not least, we provide an easy way to keep track of the conversations you and your team have with customers. We call it Client Notes. Client Notes helps your business effortlessly keep track of conversations, to-do’s and reminders so that everyone on your team is on the same page when dealing with a specific client. It’s a high-value customer relationship management tool (CRM) that everyone loves.

How much does LinkedPhone cost?

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Solopreneur Plan

Perfect for 1-person businesses.

$14.99 mo.

Free Trial
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Entrepreneur Plan

Share a number with up to 3 people.

$19.99 mo.

Free Trial
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Small Team Plan

Share a number with up to 8 people.

$49.99 mo.

Free Trial

We believe in simple, honest, and transparent pricing. We won’t nickel and dime you with add-on features because all of our features are already included.

Our Solopreneur Plan enables you to use your cell phone and computer to stay in touch with customers.

Our Entrepreneur Plan empowers business owners to share a common business phone number with up to 3 team members. Use our Small Team Plan to share a common business number with up to 8 team members. Every employee gets their own extension.

It’s easy to set up call menu options to route calls to one or more team members based on the purpose of the call. For example, ‘Press 1 for Jenny’ or ‘Press 2 for Customer Service.” Lastly, a shared business phone number means any available team member can reply to customer text messages.

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1. Choose a Number

Get a local or toll-free business phone number or port current number.

2. Add Users

Add cell phones, office phones, landlines, & computers. Add team members.

3. Personalize

Greetings. Voicemail. Business hours. Call menu options. Custom call routing.