Google Forwarding Number
What is Google Forwarding Number?
Google Forwarding Number – A unique phone number generated through Google that publicists can use in their promotions to help track business calls and execution.
Google forwarding number is a special telephone number from Google that can be utilized in your advertisements to help track calls to your business. It tends to be utilized by turning on call reporting in your record settings.
Countries where Google forwarding numbers are available
Google forwarding numbers are currently available in the following countries:
* Toll-free number equivalent to a local number
** Caller ID shows a Google number—not the customer’s number
How it works
When enabling call reporting or message reporting, Google provides a unique phone number that’s displayed with your ads or extensions. If a potential customer calls or messages this phone number, Google Ads will route the call or message to your business phone number. You’ll then be able to see detailed reports about calls or messages generated from your ads.
About phone numbers
Whenever possible, Google forwarding numbers will share the same area code or prefix number as your business. Otherwise, a local number area code or prefix for your geographic region will be used instead. In some cases, a local Google forwarding number may not be available. When this happens, your ad will show a toll-free Google forwarding number instead. They are either toll-free, equivalent to a local number, or a local number.
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