The Ultimate Google Voice How-to Guide
We took the big step of moving from landlines to VoIP using Google Voice. The following series shows how we did it. Note: This links to a 14-article series on getting the most out of Google Voice. We are currently updating this series of articles, and adding new ones. You may find this to be a work-in-progress for a few weeks while we update the series.
Google Voice: The Ultimate How-to Guide
Summary: In this article, and the dozen or so that follow it, you'll learn just about everything you need to know to get the most out of the Google Voice service.
Google Voice: Just because you can port your number, should you?
Google Voice is an amazing service, but there are some limitations and gotchas. In this article, we explore the pros and cons of the service to help you decide if it's for you.
Google Voice: a step-by-step primer on ditching your land line while keeping your number
Google doesn’t normally allow you to port a land line phone number to Google Voice. This step-by-step primer shows you how you can do it.
Google Voice: the ultimate iPhone how-to
Google fought Apple hard for the right to distribute a Google Voice iPhone app. This guide shows you how to get the most out of Google Voice on your iPhone.
Google Voice: beyond Gmail. Get voicemail and texts using any client you want
Learn how you can receive transcribed voicemail messages and texts in any email client you wish.
Google Voice: how to consolidate your virtual phone numbers
Google Voice doesn’t normally allow more than one Google Voice number to ring through to a single mobile phone. This article shows you some ways around that limitation.
Google Voice: a cheapskate's guide to cheap VOIP
In this article, we look at how you can make and receive Google Voice phone calls from any old wired phone you may have lying around your house.
Google Voice: configuring a complex home office
In this article, we’ll look at how you can set up a complex home office with two phone line and Google Voice.
Dear Google: we need a quality reverse phone number lookup for Google Voice
Since Google is the oracle of all information, it seems strange that it can’t tell you who owns a given phone number.
Taking Google Voice to the extreme with Ooma
After a year with Google Voice and about three months with the Ooma solution working smoothly, I’ve finally stopped hearing complaints about our phones.
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