What is a free local phone number?

YouMail offers the best free second phone number app for iPhone or Android. Instantly add a new phone line to your existing mobile device. You can add your local area code and choose from a variety of available numbers. Your primary number will continue to function normally, while the new number receives texts, calls and voicemails.

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Why get a Illinois number for your business?

Want to manage personal and work calls from one phone? Or just look local anywhere? YouMail allows you to screen calls from unknown numbers, send callers straight to voicemail and stay anonymous with a private number. Having a second phone number will also help you take control of your cell phone, truly separating work from your personal life.

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How to get a Illinois number?

You can get your new local number as soon as today by downloading the free YouMail app in the App Store or Google Play Store. Then, choose and add your second phone number through the app. You can add up to 15 virtual numbers, with all messages stored in one unified inbox.

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What you get with your Illinois phone number

Virtual Phone Number

Instantly look local anywhere with a completely customized phone number added right to your current mobile phone.

Make & Receive Calls

Protect your privacy with an additional phone number, which you can send directly to voicemail or call forward to your cell phone.

Visual Voicemail

Receive your messages anywhere, and save them forever. Even get voicemail by app, email or SMS.

Caller ID

YouMail does an automatic reverse phone lookup to identify your missed callers. No more wondering "Who called me?"

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How a Illinois phone number can help your business

Your free phone number from YouMail can be a local phone number, in your area code or another area code of your choosing. You can even get more than one, if you want to look like you have a local presence in multiple areas. If you want, you can even choose a local vanity number – a super memorable phone number so people don’t forget when you give it out, like 310-DOG-WALK or 202-777-RENT. Nothing better than a phone number that someone won’t have to write down or type into their cell phone.

Look local

Look Local

Make communication and sales pitches easier with a number that matches your customer.

Brand awareness

Brand Awareness

Brand with a customized number, like 555-REA-LTOR.

Privacy & protection

Privacy & Protection

Separate work from your personal life with a phone number that’s dedicated to business only.

Get a Illinois number in any of the following area codes

217, 224, 309, 312, 331, 447, 464, 618, 630, 708, 730, 773, 779, 815, 847, 872

Other great features for your business

  • Premium Call Blocking
  • Simultaneous Call Forwarding
  • Voicemail
  • Custom Greetings
  • Voicemail to Email
  • Professional Recording
  • Voicemail to Text
  • SMS Texting
  • Unread Voicemail Forwarding
  • Automatic SMS Reply
  • Local & Vanity Numbers
  • Conference Room
  • Virtual Assistant
  • Mobile - Desktop Apps
  • Call Routing
  • Caller ID & CNAME
  • Work Hours
  • Robocall & Spam Call Protection
  • Extensions
  • Contact Book
  • Call Forwarding
  • Custom Contact Groups
  • Sequential Call Forwarding
  • Social Media Integration

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Simply go through our site to instantly select the perfect number for you. Just like securing a domain name, this number will be only yours to use.

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Get YouMail synced to your current phone number and add your new number to your mobile device. This will start separating calls instantly in your network.

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Once you have your number connected to your phone, you can start reaching out to customers and having anyone call you as soon as today.

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Illinois Phone Number FAQ’s

Yes. When you sign up, you tell YouMail your area code. We’ll give you a set of choices in that area code to choose from. You can even search for vanity numbers, so you can get that perfect, memorable number.

Yes. YouMail offers the best free second phone number app for iPhone or Android. Our second phone number app allows you to instantly add a new phone line to your existing mobile device. You can add your local area code and choose from a variety of available numbers. Your primary number will continue to function normally, while the new number receives texts, calls and voicemails.

Yes. No having to make phone calls to a carrier or go to a store. You can do it all from your phone.

Yes. A free local number will make your business seem local, even if you are based somewhere else.

Yes. The free local phone number from YouMail is designed for business. We offer features like business calling and business texting, to visual voicemail and voicemail to text, to a sophisticated virtual assistant to take and route calls, while delighting callers.

Yes. You can set up your free phone number to forward anywhere, so you can answer them on any phone. That means you can forward them to your cell phone, a home phone, a landline phone, or even another business phone. You’re the boss! In fact, you can even set it up so your free phone number will ring multiple phones at the same time, or ring a set of phones, one after the other. Features that used to be part of million dollar phone services and now yours for a song.

To get a free phone number, just go to YouMail, choose your phone number, and sign up for any YouMail Premium plan.

Depending on what plan you pick, you can have up to 25 different phone numbers at no extra cost. These numbers come complete with calling, texting, and voicemail, as well as a state-of-the-art virtual assistant that includes an auto attendant, menus, professional greetings, automatic replies, and much more.

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