SMS is a powerful and simple method of communication with a 97% open rate. Adding SMS messaging into your app, website, system or business software will improve business efficiencies and communication workflow immediately. Not only will communication improve but an SMS API will help manage time more effectively and cut business costs, allowing your users […]
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It’s been a long process in the making, but today we introduce our Resources page! This new section in our website will portray different infographics, whitepapers and useful PDFs in case you want to learn more about the benefits of using web SMS in your communications. These are NOT articles on how to use SMS Central (for […]
To have a dedicated longcode or not to have a dedicated longcode? That’s NOT the question!!!! In case you have no idea what this post is about, a dedicated longcode is a mobile number assigned to you, and you exclusively. To send and receive SMS you can sometimes use shared numbers, which basically means you and […]
So you have a big event coming up, and you want to make sure not only that the most amount of people show up, but also that you engage with your attendees appropriately… We wonder, have you considered web SMS for your events? From inviting your database, to reminding your registered attendees of the upcoming […]
We’ve been getting a number of peeps asking us whether they should use personalised fields in their SMS campaigns. Our answer is always the same: why wouldn’t you? Personalising marketing content has proven to increase conversion and engagement amongst audiences. Wanna learn more?
This post shows a quick summary on the main uses and benefits of Web SMS Portal, SMS API and Email to SMS. Learn who uses each of these products, how they do so and then decide which one is best for you.
A number of schools & universities are starting to use SMS as a means to effectively communicate with and reach their communities. It’s obvious that, as an institution, you’d think that the main (and only?) way to use online SMS would be to remind students about events. Well, think again! Here are a number […]
Automating your SMS communications can not only save you heaps of time, but also ensure that you keep your target audience engaged. One of the really cool features SMS Central’s web sms portal has is the ability to create unlimited rules and triggers (R+T), which are the most powerful automation tool in the industry. This […]
You know SMS has a read rate of over 90%. And that users respond to SMS calls to action within 5 minutes of receiving the SMS (yeah, “it’s instant” is one of the reasons you and I love SMS communications!). Therefore, one of the really good problems you might have if you run a very […]