#SMBlab Talking WebRTC, VoIP and SMB Resolutions [VIDEO]

In this episode of #SMBlab, OnSIP’s Mike Oeth and Mojo Marketing’s Angela Leavitt discuss three interesting recent articles on WebRTC, hosted VoIP, and 2016 SMB resolutions. Watch the video recording, check out the articles they reviewed, and share your thoughts on these topics with us on Twitter.

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Topics: WebRTC, SMB Leadership, SMBlab

Web Phone System - No Deskphones, No Dialing

In a past blog post, we explored the question, "Is a phone system necessary?"

Presented with a cornucopia of online communications services - Slack for group chat, Google Apps for Work for email and team collaboration, GoToMeeting for conferences and meetings, etc. - certain businesses may be able to operate without one.

Most, however, probably need a phone system to provide the ability for customers to call in when necessary. But instead of investing in the hardware needed to support that system, such as servers and even deskphones themselves, have you ever considered the possibility of implementing a web phone system?

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Topics: Business Technology, Office Management

Blabbing about #SIP, #WebRTC and more with @MojoMktg [VIDEO]

What’s happening in the business real-time communications space? What are the current trends in SMB technology? In the first of many sessions, Mike Oeth from OnSIP and Angela Leavitt from Mojo Marketing share their thoughts on Blab, a new video livestreaming platform, on topics ranging from SIP adoption to WebRTC, BYOD, and more.

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Topics: WebRTC, SMB Leadership, Business Technology, SMBlab

Switching to Hosted VoIP - What's Holding You Back?

You might not be an early adopter. There's nothing wrong with that. Sometimes, "keeping things running smoothly" has better return than being a "trendsetter." When it comes to your company, minimizing risk may be more important than integrating the newest technology.

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Topics: Business Technology

New York Business VoIP Resellers

In an earlier blog post, we discussed how New York business VoIP providers can offer NYC-based companies the flexibility needed to keep up with the fast paced workstyle. VoIP services allow employees to work remotely and still be as productive as if they were at their desks (they will be able to extension dial their colleagues from their home office phones, for instance). Hosted VoIP also enables you to make moves, adds, and changes in real-time by use of an online admin portal.

But ensuring that your network infrastructure can handle a new VoIP service can be a time-consuming task. Where can you turn to for assistance, if you need it?

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Topics: About VoIP, SMB Leadership, Office Management

VoIP Features: Most Wanted By Search Volume [Study]

Google Trends is an interesting tool that can be used to discover or analyze trends in public interest based on Google searches. For example, you can see that searches for the infamous pop song "Friday" spike on Friday of every week. You can also see a minute-by-minute search map of the US during Game 5 of the World Series.

As a largely web-based phone system provider, we thought it'd be neat to use this tool to take a look at what business VoIP features people are searching for. In the interactive charts below, we've grouped some existing VoIP features and compared their monthly search volume over the past few years.

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Topics: SMB Leadership, Business Technology

New York Business VoIP

Anybody who has ever lived in New York City knows that it has a uniquely fast paced lifestyle and workstyle. As New Yorkers work long and hard hours, they need a reliable and flexible phone system. If your business phone solution isn't making the cut, a new hosted VoIP service can help you fix it in a New York Minute. Here is an overview of hosted VoIP that you can use today.

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Topics: About VoIP, Business Technology, Office Management

Start Working From Home: A Day in the Life with OnSIP

Chuck Dunne is a Senior Account Manager at OnSIP who works from home on a daily basis. After starting a family, Chuck saw the benefits of remote working in a new light. Now he puts on his headset every morning and takes on his dedicated sales role right from the office he's furnished in his basement. In this blog, Chuck relates some of the benefits of working from home, and the tools he uses to stay in touch with the other OnSIP offices.

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Topics: SMB Leadership, remoteworker, hosted PBX

Hosted VoIP Phone Systems for Small Business [FAQ]

Looking at hosted VoIP phone systems for small businesses? You're in the right place. Here is an information-packed FAQ on hosted VoIP solutions, starting with the basics and ending with a few modern hosted VoIP options for your business.

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Topics: SMB Leadership, Business Technology

Business VoIP Network Quality [5 Tips]

Today’s business VoIP solutions allow you to deploy a full phone system right on your existing office LAN, providing cost savings and performance improvements. But, ensuring business VoIP network quality can be a tricky for businesses that have multi-level offices, desks without Internet connectivity, and/or other bandwidth-intensive activities. Here's a checklist for ensuring VoIP quality on your network.

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Topics: Business Technology, mentions onsip app