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Our 5 Most Popular Blog Posts of 2012

Hey sound communicators! With 2012 drawing to a close, here's a roundup of our most popular blog posts from the past year. Take a look at these most popular posts and get your audio marketing hat on! 

5 Examples of Funny Voicemail Greetings-and why you should avoid them

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have a voicemail greeting that makes people laugh? Here are some examples of voicemail messages that people think are funny but can potentially harm your reputation.

The Making of a Professional Cell Phone Voicemail Greeting

In this post, we review the process of taking your average, ho-hum voice mail greeting and making it sound professional. You can even hear an example read by a professional voice over talent.

Personal vs. Business Voicemail Greetings

The differences between personal and professional voicemail greetings are discussed in this post. There's also a hand venn-diagram you can use to determine which information is right for which type of message.

More Script Tips for Telephone Voice Prompts

A follow up post to Script Tips for Voice prompts, this post focuses on how to write excellent voice prompts for your business phone system, including which words to use and which to avoid.

7 Must-Have Elements of a Real Estate Professional's Voicemail Greeting

Real Estate professionals, who are always on the go, often rely on mobile communication to stay in touch with clients. Here are the 7 elements real estate agents should be using in their voicemail greetings to ensure their messages are heard clearly and communication is efficient.

Are you surprised to see any of these posts included in the top 5? What's your favorite post from this year? Let us know in the comments.

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