Even with the move towards messenger-based and self-serve support, a lot of customers still want the option of phoning a business. That’s why we’ve released Intercom Phone: a phone support solution that ensures a seamless customer and team experience, with calls and conversations all in one place.
The Intercom Blog
Articles on Customer Service, AI and Automation, Product Design, and more
Customer Service 14 min read
As AI becomes table stakes in customer service, it all comes down to one question: can you afford not to switch to a more modern support tool? If you’re considering a platform change, follow these steps to ensure a successful transition for your customers, team, and company.
Customer Service 30 min listen
Take a tour of the evolution of phone support – from an old recording of Alexander Graham Bell to the science of on-hold music to Intercom Phone.
AI & Automation 31 min watch
What are the implications of AI for SaaS companies and early-stage SaaS investors? Point Nine’s Christoph Janz joins us to discuss.
AI & Automation 20 min read
ChatGPT has revolutionized the world’s perception of artificial intelligence – but how did we get here exactly? Explore the remarkable advancements and milestones in natural language processing that led to this groundbreaking innovation.
AI & Automation 15 min read
As the customer service space finds new and exciting ways to work with AI, the roles and career paths that make up support teams are being reshaped. Here are just a few of the brand new roles already emerging as customer service embraces AI.
Customer Service 3 min read
In our latest “Response Time” interview, we ask Maxime Manseau, Co-founder and VP of Support at Birdie, about their greatest productivity hack, how they’d explain their job to an alien, and more.
Customer Service 8 min read
The holidays are around the corner – is your support team ready for the volume? Here are 7 ways you can automate parts of your customer service workflow to make sure your customers get fast, precise help, 24/7.
Customer Service 20 min watch
Learn how implementing a service culture across every department of your company can pave the way for a customer-centric transformation that elevates the customer experience to new heights.
Customer Service 4 min read
With chatbots handling more and more support conversations, it might seem like help centers are obsolete. But don’t be fooled – many consumers still prefer to find answers on their own. A strong self-serve offering includes a help center that both resolves customer queries and aligns with a company’s brand.