1300 MR PHONEWORDS

Mr Phonewords is a leading provider of 1300, 1800 and 13 phonewords for Australian businesses.

Mr Phonewords is a leading provider of 1300, 1800 and 13 phonewords for Australian businesses.

FAQs

What is the difference between 13, 1800 and 1300 Phonewords?

The main differences between 13, 1800 and 1300 numbers relate directly to the cost to the caller, the cost to the business and the overall length of the phoneword.

13 prefix:
13 prefix allows your customers to call from a fixed line anywhere in Australia for the cost of a local call. 
13 prefix generally comprise of words up to 6 letters long however will allow up to 4 additional numbers.

1300 phonewords:
1300 prefix allows your customers to call from a fixed line anywhere in Australia for the cost of a local call. Hence, they are often referred to as “toll free” numbers.
1300 prefix generally comprise of words up to 10 letters long however will allow up to 4 additional numbers. 

1800 prefix:
1800 prefix allows your customers to call from a fixed line anywhere in Australia free of charge.  Hence, they are often referred to as “free call” numbers.
1800 prefix generally comprise of words up to 10 letters long however will allow up to 4 additional numbers. 

 

13 prefix

1300 prefix

1800 prefix

Cost to caller

Local call rate

Local call rate

Free of charge

Standard length of word (letters)

6

10

10

Extra letters

4

4

4

What is a phoneword?

Phonewords are telephone numbers that also spell a word - for instance 1300 MR PHONE WORDS. 

Each letter of a phoneword correlates to a number on your telephone keypad. For example A, B and C = 2, D, E and F = 3 and so on.  

To dial a phoneword, you simply dial the number that relates to the letters of the word. I.e. 1300 GARDEN becomes 1300 427 336 

What are the benefits of phonewords to your business?
There are plenty of reasons to choose Mr PHONEWORDS for your business:

People remember phonewords
Consumers are 5 times more likely to remember a phoneword than a traditional phone number*.  Simply put, while your customers might forget your phone number, they don't forget your name.

Size matters
A phoneword from MR PHONEWORDS makes a small business look big, and a big business even bigger. 

Customers love to call
Despite the emergence of email, Facebook and live chat, most customers still prefer the old fashioned telephone. Phonewords make it easier for customers to remember your number, every time.  

No need to change numbers if you move 
Your phoneword can move with your business. Whether just around the corner or further interstate, you can take your phoneword with you. 

One phone number, for all offices 
Forget multiple phone numbers, phonewords allows you to have one number – no matter how many offices you have.  Think how much easier that makes advertising!

Reinforce your brand
In the competitive world of branding, it is essential to promote your brand, wherever possible. Phonewords allows you to do this.  

It gives you valuable customer information
Using phonewords provides access to information such as how many customers are calling, and where from.  You can use this information to plan agent resources in call centres, monitor campaign effectiveness and even to decide where to open your next store.

* Roy Morgan Phone Word Awareness, Usage and Dial-ability Report 2008