It is proper Netiquette to state your name and location. Do tell your name and location.
Published on May 16, 2015 | 0:31 Seconds | Science and Technology
How you handle a call depends on who is calling and where they are calling from. Stating your name and location at the outset of a call gives the recipient the information they need to put the call into perspective. VoIP calls may get interrupted for various reasons. Call participants can better understand call circumstances.
Published on May 10, 2013 | 1:07 Minutes | Science and Technology
High network traffic can cause disruptions. Smartphone VoIP may depend on cellular or WiFi network traffic. Home VoIP may be slowed by streaming video on many devices at the same time as a call. Business connections can generally handle the traffic. Knowing who and where a call is coming from allows these things to be taken into account.
State your name and location because it puts the call in proper perspective.