Category Archives: Use for SMS

Text Message Template Ideas To Increase Customer Engagement

In this article, we feature 4 text message template ideas that you can use to drive customer engagement. Before we go through the text message template ideas, we’ll take a …

SMS Marketing Campaigns: How To Design Your Next One

It’s no secret. We are big fans of SMS marketing campaigns. Especially when you combine it with other marketing campaigns. We use it in-house for bulk marketing, as well as …

What Are Automated Appointment Reminders, And Do They Actually Work?

As a business owner, manager, consultant, or salesperson, one of the biggest bugbears in your working day is the missed appointment. According to figures released by the Queensland Government, missed …

How To Create The Best SMS Offers

In this article, we’re going to look at how to make use of SMS in order to create simple and effective sales offers. The techniques we’ll discuss can be applied …

Integrate SMS into Your Business Systems to Improve Your User Experience (and increase revenue!)

Have you ever noticed how much easier it is to remember appointments when you receive a text message reminder? Or how special you feel when a restaurant or hotel you …

How to Calculate How Much Your Business is Losing from Missed Appointments

Missed appointments are big business. In Queensland, the government has estimated that missed outpatient appointments cost the taxpayer nearly $4 million every month. A recent study by the Federation of …

Spot your sales funnel leaks using Infusionsoft, then plug them with SMS!

Infusionsoft helps a business to integrate its online and mobile marketing campaigns (as we’ve previously posted in six ways to get the most from Infusionsoft and SMS marketing). Using Infusionsoft, …

What are Automated Appointment Reminders, and do they actually work?

As a business owner, manager, consultant, or salesperson, one of the biggest bugbears in your working day is the missed appointment. According to figures released by the Queensland Government, missed …

6 Steps to Set Up and Send Real Appointment Reminders to YOUR Clients – on us!

If you run a business that relies on appointments and you’re not using SMS as an appointment reminder system, you’re flushing money down the toilet. We’ve got plenty of clients …

Sending SMS Reminders From Google Calendar or Apple iCal

This article will show you how to sending SMS reminders to your Google Calendar events and appointments using directSMS’ Zappier app. If you’ve used Zapier before, this should be a …