18 Apr 2019

Godaddy Smartline Alternative: iPlum

“Earlier I had issues with clients reaching me. After porting my number to iPlum, I feel much better. Customer service has been very helpful. All for only $4.99/month” Christopher M.

What Is Godaddy SmartLine?

Smartline* provides a virtual number app for iOS and Android devices. Smartline is a Godaddy acquisition. The same company does domain name hosting and emails.
*Smartline is a trademark of Godaddy

How does SmartLine compare vs. iPlum?

iPlum gives you a local or toll-free number for U.S. / Canada to use as second line on your existing device without changing the carrier. You get your own True Caller-ID with every call or text which is critical as a business line.

Customers get carrier class dual mode reliability at iPlum i.e. you can use your carrier calling network (non-VoIP) or wi-fi/carrier-data for calling. It gives you one of the most reliable calling experience for a second line without changing your carrier.

Free auto attendant and extensions with every iPlum plan to give a professional look to your business.

What is iPlum pricing vs Godaddy Smartline?

iPlum provides one of the best pricing options for second line. You get second line with all business features for $4.99/mo. There are no separate taxes or surcharges. There is no long term contract. You can cancel any time.

HD Calling







Carrier, Wi-Fi



IVR, Extensions


Can I port my existing Godaddy Smartline number into iPlum?

Yes, you can port your Smartline number into iPlum. You will first unlock the number at Smartline & then port into iPlum How to port an existing number into iPlum?

How does iPlum take care of user privacy?

iPlum is a business class service with 100% data protection. We provide comprehensive security and privacy. Unlike free services which are supported with ads or they share your usage meta data, we respect your privacy and fully protect your information.

Your information is never shared with any third party or put into any advertisements. You get complete peace of mind. Among other features, iPlum provides HIPAA compliance at no additional cost to its users.

Comprehensive iPlum Features:

    arrow_forward_ios U.S., Canada or Toll-free Number.

    arrow_forward_ios Dual Mode Reliability: Use Your Carrier PSTN Calling Network or Wi-Fi/Data for Calls.

    arrow_forward_ios Domestic & International Calling, Roaming.

    arrow_forward_ios Domestic & International Multimedia Messaging (Audio, Photo, Text, Video), Short-codes.

    arrow_forward_ios Cloud Voicemail with Email Alert.

    arrow_forward_ios True Caller-ID with Call Return.

    arrow_forward_ios IVR or Auto Attendant or Virtual Digital Attendant.

    arrow_forward_ios Multiple Forwarding Extensions.

    arrow_forward_ios Auto-Reply Text for Missed Calls.

    arrow_forward_ios Signature Text.

    arrow_forward_ios Text Archiving.

    arrow_forward_ios Port-in or Transfer an Existing Number to iPlum.

    arrow_forward_ios Advanced Call Forwarding – Global.

    arrow_forward_ios Multiple Inbound Paths.

    arrow_forward_ios Call Recording.

    arrow_forward_ios Do Not Disturb.

    arrow_forward_ios Business Hours.

    arrow_forward_ios Block Phone Numbers.

    arrow_forward_ios Ringtones.

    arrow_forward_ios HIPAA & HITECH Compliance with BAA.

    arrow_forward_ios AES-256 Data Encryption & PKI Cryptography.

    arrow_forward_ios Bring-Your-Own-Device ready (BYOD).

    arrow_forward_ios Cloud Based Group Management Console.

    arrow_forward_ios REST APIs for Usage Management.

    arrow_forward_ios iOS & Android ready.

    arrow_forward_ios 23 Languages, 200 countries.

How to setup iPlum ?

How do I setup a business account with multiple users / employees? Can I setup a central account for allocating numbers and manage their billing?

Yes, you can set up an iPlum business account and then add “Additional Lines” in it for your users centrally from the cloud-based console. How to setup an iPlum account with multiple users?

Can I forward my iPlum calls to external mobile or landline numbers?

Yes, you can forward your iPlum calls to your landline or mobile phone numbers anywhere in the world. Call Forwarding can be setup in the iPlum app settings. iPlum’s unique call forwarding feature allows to ring three external numbers simultaneously. You can also setup time period of the day for call forwarding. How to setup call forwarding in iPlum?

Which smartphone or tablet mobile platforms are supported by iPlum?

iPlum app is available in 23 languages in 200+ countries.

iPlum works on both iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. In addition to getting a 2nd line on your smartphone, you can install iPlum on an iPad or a tablet and convert it into a smartphone for bidirectional calling and texting.

Helpful links:

How to setup iPlum online?

How iPlum mobile phone system with auto attendant works?

How to port an existing number into iPlum?

What is iPlum Toll-free number?

What is iPlum Canada number?

How to setup a business team account in iPlum?

How to setup multiple phone numbers in my iPlum account?

How to setup Call Forwarding from iPlum to an external number?

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