6 Ways To Stop Receiving So Much Spam

Spam. So annoying, right? At MeloTel, when it comes to our email newsletters, we insist upon having our customers and potential clients sign up for them so that we know they’re interested in receiving them. Signing up for our newsletter also comes with no obligation. That means that people can feel free to unsubscribe from our mailing list at any time. If all businesses operated this way, spam may not be as big a problem…

3 Ways To Go About Reducing Spam

Spam is annoying. We know – tell you something that you don’t know already, right? From the world of the obvious comes the statement, “it would be nice to not receive all that spam in my email inbox every day.” However, as a business owner, you likely encounter your fair share of unwanted email messages on a regular basis. In a way, you can’t always blame other companies for attempting to share information about their…

5 Ways To Be A Successful Spam Fighter

5 Ways To Be A Successful Spam Fighter

Earlier this week, MeloTel President John Meloche posted the following on his Facebook page: “I’ve got big Inbox email problems. 176,987 emails in my email account. I guess over time it all adds up and eventually MS Outlook stresses out. I refuse to ever delete emails. I use my email much like ‘google’ for business. lol. Either way, there is always a solution.” Does this sound like a familiar situation to you? As a business…

6 Techniques To Running A Top-Notch Call Centre

6 Techniques To Running A Top-Notch Call Centre

Although MeloTel has proudly crowned itself “Canada’s Hosted Company”, we still happen to be very well-known for providing our top-of-the-line VoIP Telephone services at bottom-of-the-barrel prices. One of the key factors that lead our company towards growth was the fact that we were able to provide reliable, crystal clear calling at a fraction of the price that the big-named telecom brands generally charge. And even though we now offer a wide range of services to…

5 MeloTel Services To Consider In 2015

5 MeloTel Services To Consider In 2015

Well, this is it folks! It’s our very last blog of 2014. Today also marks our very last day of operations for MeloTel in 2014. Our offices our open between the hours of 9:00am and 7:00pm today, so don’t hesitate to call us at 1-888-MELOTEL if you have any questions about any and all of our great services. This is just a reminder that although we are closing for the rest of the holiday season,…

5 Ways To Prevent Spam From Filling Your Inbox

5 Ways To Prevent Spam From Filling Your Inbox

At MeloTel, we are firm believers in email newsletter marketing. We generally send out a new newsletter each week. But it’s important to us that those who receive our newsletters are willing to accept them. Our mailing list subscribers always have the option of opting in or out of receiving our newsletters. It’s important, of course, to not make any of our newsletter recipients feel as if they are receiving spam. It’s important for business…

Finding A True Solution To Spam

Finding A True Solution To Spam

On July 1st, the CRTC officially implemented its new anti-spam legislation for Canada. We have had a number of clients, colleagues and friends ask us about how this new law will actually prevent them from continually receiving spam from unsolicited businesses. The truth is that the new legislation is making it so that there are more defined rules set in place for business owners looking to grow their brands through email marketing. But it doesn’t…

5 Ways To Reduce And Avoid Spam

5 Ways To Reduce And Avoid Spam

People hate spam. It’s the internet’s version of junk mail. So how can we avoid it? Junk mail doesn’t seem as difficult to prevent. Many people have adopted the practice of placing “No Junk Mail” signs on their mailboxes – and they seem to work! Wouldn’t it be great if we could, just as easily, place such a sign on our email inboxes? Can we do anything about all of those dreadful unsolicited emails? Yes….

Ridding Yourself Of Spam For Good

Spam is annoying. It’s no different than a salesperson knocking on your door five to ten times a day attempting to sell you a product. It’s no different than having a telemarketer call you five to ten times a day to push a new service. Why should getting five to ten unsolicited emails a day be any more acceptable? And let’s be honest. Spam usually attacks our inboxes at a much higher frequency than that!…

Listening Goes A Long Way

We’ve kept our ears open, and we’ve listened. It’s the thing that your teachers told us to do in class, but it didn’t seem to really sink in until adulthood. Listening is such a key component to excellent customer service. And as you likely know, MeloTel certainly prides itself on providing the best customer service around! And we did this by listening. When our customers have suggestions, we seriously take them into consideration. Without doing…