Q : What is Distributed Source?
Distributed source is a web-based contact management tool. It's that simple!
Q: Ok. But why should I use a web-based Contact Management tool?
A : A web based / cloud based contact management tool lets you manage your contacts from anywhere on any computer with an internet connection. All your contacts are stored in the cloud. No software, No installations, No downloads, No server maintenance.
Q: Alright! Why should I use Distributed Source? How can Distributed Source help my business?
A : Ok this is a big one! First of all, DS is web-based, so you get the above-mentioned advantages. Distributed Source CRM lets you manage customer relationships effectively, organize contact information of leads and maintain sales history of clients with whom you do or have done business within neatly designed pages. More importantly, our CRM tools allow you to generate more leads and customers for your business. Distributed Source helps you visualize the entire contact management flow, organize and automate business, sales and support processes from a globally accessible interface.
Q: Sweet! .. but wait! Do I have to learn how to use it?, because I don't have the time for all that!
We provide you the best user-friendly tools so you spend your time on more important things and not on learning how to use tools and (even worse!) reading user manuals (gasp!). You should be fine on your own using Distributed Source, but if you ever need any help at all, just say help! and we'd love to help you out.
Q: Yeah yeah .. alright alright.. but how much does it cost?
Nada! Distributed Source is free to try, absolutely no strings attached.
Q: Really? Seriously? Common.. What do I get in the free plan?
The free account of Distributed Source lets you manage unlimited contacts up to 3 users, you enjoy the bare minimum features of a sales CRM for free.
Q: For how long is the free plan really free?
As long as you are happy with 3 users and unlimited contacts, you're good.
Q: What if i want more users?
When your business grows, you can upgrade to the standard plan - $4.95/user/month. See the plans and pricing page for more details or write to us at email@example.com for a customized plan.
Q: What are the system requirements?
All you need is the latest version of any of the popular browsers in the market like Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera and (wait for it!) IE and an internet connection (duh... like you didn't know that!) .
Q: Ok. But I already have all my contacts elsewhere. How can I view those contacts in DS?
Distributed Source has a one-click "Import contacts" wizard which can be used to import contacts from a CSV file. Export all your business contacts from your existing CRM as a CSV file and you're ready to use Distributed Source. You can also import contacts from Gmail. Again, if you need any help in this, don't hesitate to get in touch with us!
Q: Hmm.. what if I change my mind and I want to move out of DS? What is the procedure for unsubscribing?
If you do not like our offering, you can unsubscribe anytime. We won't drag our feet, that's a promise!
Q: And what about all my contacts in DS?
You can use the "Export Contacts" feature to export all your contacts out of your Distributed Source account. We don't curb your freedom and we respect your privacy.
Q: Can I add multiple users to the same CRM account?
Of course, you can. The free plan of Distributed Source lets you add 3 users while the premium plan starts at $4.95 per month for each user.
Q: How do I train my users? Do you provide any training assistance?
You don't have to train users how to use Distributed Source. Distributed Source is simple to use and obvious from day one, we free you from training overheads. If you're familiar with web applications, you will feel at home.
Q: How often would I need IT support for maintenance, feature enhancements or upgrades?
Distributed source is not a traditional CRM, you don't need upfront investment in hardware and neither you need to hire dedicated IT staff for maintaining the software. We do all the hard work for you - 365 days a year, 24 hours a day.
Q: Ok great, How do I get started?
Head over to the sign up page and create your Distributed account for free. We will email you a getting started guide right away, that briefly describes how to use Distributed Source in less than 5 minutes.
Q: I need more help. Connect me to the tech guy?
If you have more questions or need further help, drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you.
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