Get a 10-digit phone number to have one-to-one text conversations with your customers.
EZ Chat’s textable number service gives you a text-ready 10-digit phone number that you can use for conversations. For your customers, it feels just like texting with a friend. For you, it’s as simple as writing an email. Most importantly, it’s completely trackable and you can do it from your computer or your phone.
This guide will walk you through purchasing a textable number with EZ Chat.
Sign Up for a Textable Number
If you would like to use the EZ Chat feature using your own number, click here to learn how to enable this on your account.
1. Log in to your EZ Texting account and click on EZ Chat in the left navigation bar. There will be a Get Your Textable Number sign up link on that page.
2. Select a number. It’s usually best to pick a phone number in the same area code/ location as your business. Use the text field to search for available numbers.
Click to select the number you want from the list of results. If you’d like to see more options, click the Load More link at the bottom of the list.
3. Activate your account. After signing up you will need to confirm/provide a payment method. You can pay using the same credit card you use for your existing EZ Texting account.
Receive and Reply to Texts on EZ Chat
After you receive your confirmation, you will be ready to text. Navigate to EZ Chat to compose and receive messages. For more about how to use EZ Chat read our guide.
Let Customers Know
Update your business listing wherever it is displayed to let your customers know you have a new number that they can use to communicate with you by text.
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Did you know you can text-enable your own business number for EZ Chat? Learn more!