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Wondering how to grow your business in Akron? Get a 234 phone number and you can easily establish a local presence in the northeastern Ohio market. For this tightly-knit community, you will come across as a familiar business. This is the first step in building credibility for your business.
A 234 phone number isn’t merely another point of contact. Increasingly, businesses are becoming geography-neutral to appeal to everybody. But an Ohio phone number for Akron gives you a local identity. Ranked second among mid-size cities in the country for business investment, the region offers immense potential. With a 234 phone number from Chalkboard, you can exploit those opportunities.
Northeastern Ohio has been steadily attracting investments. More than 20 Fortune 500 companies have invested in the city of Akron. It’s home to the second-largest energy company in the country, FirstEnergy. The city is also renowned for being the hub of tire technology, with both Goodyear and Bridgestone having their main operations here.
With a 234 phone number from Chalkboard, you get an advanced and affordable phone to grow in this economy. You don’t have to buy an additional device or SIM to use this number. With number sharing, you can invite your team to respond to calls and messages. Collectively, this amplifies your marketing and customer service.
It’s been proven that customers are more likely to answer calls from a local number because the area code is familiar. Akron and Summit counties have a labor force of over 300,000 educated and trained individuals. Plus, the city is within a 500-mile radius of 57 percent of the country’s population. Your new Akron phone number empowers you to connect with this customer base.
You can use your 234 phone number in your marketing campaigns. Since it’s your business number, you don’t have to worry about violating your privacy. You can set voicemail, auto-reply and empower your team to answer calls and messages. This not only makes your business look professional but also gives you that much-needed work-life balance.
Area code 234 covers northeastern Ohio excluding the area along Lake Erie. It serves Akron, Youngstown and Canton. It’s an overlay for area code 330 and serves the same region.
An Akron phone number can make your business more resilient since you will be able to provide seamless customer service. It also helps you up-sell more products to your existing customers. In a city that employs 92,600 people, a 234 phone number is also easy to remember for local customers.
With a Chalkboard Akron phone number, you can reduce your monthly bills, reach more customers and use broadcast SMS to improve your marketing and improve your customer service. It’s everything you expect from a business phone and much more.
Chalkboard gives you all the business calling and messaging features you need, without a phone system.
Text and call as a team with shared or private numbers. Flexible and simple.
No contracts, no phone system, no SIM cards, and no configuration. Just install the app and go!
You can search and buy your new phone number now, with instant activation and free setup.
It's the easy way for your team to text and call together without the hassle and complexity of a phone system!
Our Akron local numbers can be used to make and receive calls from anywhere in the country. You can also easily send and receive text messages (SMS) too.
It's very easy. You just choose your number, buy instantly online, and then simply install and login to our app. That's it, now you can make and receive calls & texts!
If you work in a team, you can all install the app and share the 234 number. When calls come in, anyone can pick up the call. The whole team can send/receive texts too.
It takes literally just a few minutes. Our setup is fully self-service (don't worry, it's easy). Your 234 area code phone number will be active and ready to use immediately.
All our Akron / 234 numbers are enabled for voicemail (inc. voicemail-to-text), media messaging, working hours, auto-reply, and many more great features. All included in the price.