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Sending Effective Bulk SMS Campaigns: A Basic Primer

Sending bulk  sms campaigns are an incredibly effective way of marketing. With many people taking their mobile phone everywhere they go (including the toilet)… Few other mediums can reach people …

5 Steps To Increase Your Marketing Campaign Open Rates From 20% To 97%

Are you frustrated by the low open rates of your email campaigns? We’ve put together a few simple and easy to follow instructions to help you add SMS messaging to …

SMS Appointment Reminders – A Step By Step Guide

We get a lot of customers asking us how to best use SMS to remind their clients of their up coming appointments. This article will hopefully give you a quick …

directSMS + Zapier…. Coming Soon

We are just about done with the all new directSMS REST API. One of the things having a RESTful API allows us to do is to create our very own …

Send SMS Broadcasts From Your Mobile Phone Or Tablet Using Web Based Sms

We’ve had a number of customers ask about how to use the directSMS web to SMS (Web Based SMS) service while they are on the run. The following will hopefully give …

How To Create The Best SMS Offers

Are you ready to create SMS offers that drive big results for your business? We’ve put together a few simple and easy to follow instructions to help you create the …

SMS Enable Your Infusionsoft Campaign

Marketing and CRM platforms like Infusionsoft have revolutionised the way we interact with our customers. Building marketing campaigns that interact and engage your customers has never been easier to implement …

How to measure your SMS marketing effectively

With a view rate of 98%, SMS marketing is a great way to get your message in front of customers. However, visibility is not enough: you also need to measure …

How to use SMS marketing to promote your social channels

SMS marketing is perfect to both complement and drive traffic to your social media channels.  Social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter are fast becoming the primary method by …

How to use SMS marketing to improve your customer service

Today’s customer is more savvy and sophisticated then previous generations, due to the technology available to them. They have unparalleled access to information via blogs, reviews, forums, and so on. …