Category Archives: Appointment Reminders

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

5 Tips to Get the Most Out of SMS Reminders

SMS is the king of immediate, actionable messages. Not only do people get them in their mobiles, they read them straight away. Hence, it has proven to being a fantastic …

Improve Customer Service with SMS

We all know by now that SMS marketing is the most effective of all marketing mediums, but did you know that SMS can also play a vital role in building …