cell phone in pocket

How SMS Messaging Can Improve Communication for Colleges and Universities

By:  Amy Dean - Marketing Director  |  February 17, 2022

With a heavy Gen Z demographic, colleges and universities need tech-first strategies for staying in touch with their students. And, unlike K-12 schools, higher education facilities are often spread out, with many buildings, transportation methods and even multiple campuses. Short message service (SMS), also called texting, is an excellent way to communicate with these students […]

Read More
Tax season

How SMS Can Make This Tax Season Easier

By:  Amy Dean - Marketing Director  |  January 19, 2022

Tax season is a hectic time for tax professionals and taxpayers alike. Luckily, adding SMS as a means of communication you can make tax preparation easier for you and your customers. SMS, better known as texting, offers you the ease reaching out to customers where they are, and your customers’ stress level can be lessened […]

Read More
hands holding a cellphone

In SMS Marketing, Timing Is Everything

By:  Amy Dean - Marketing Director  |  January 10, 2022

If you get a message at 3 a.m. from one of your vendors, you probably won’t answer it. You want the companies you work with to respect your time, and you need information that conveniently fits your daily schedule and workflow. These same considerations are true for your clients. They want reliable timelines and messaging […]

Read More
Person constructing words with plastic lettering

Tips for Higher Open Rates: Personalization

By:  Amy Dean - Marketing Director  |  January 3, 2022

An astounding 6.38 billion people use smartphones every day, and experts predict that number will rise to 7.52 billion in the next five years. With so many people attached to their phones throughout the day, it makes sense that the best way to reach your customers is via SMS texts. In an age of over-communication, […]

Read More
7 simple sms rules

10 Simple SMS Rules to Ensure You Are Compliant

By:  Brenton Milne - Retired Operations Manager  |  December 23, 2021

If you’re sending out business SMS messages, protect your company from expensive lawsuits and fines by staying abreast of the mobile SMS rules in your area. Here are 10 simple rules for SMS senders, recommended by the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association (CTIA) and Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA)’s best rules and practices. 1. Request Consent Perhaps the most […]

Read More

Get the Latest from Our Blog Straight to Your Inbox