VIDEO: How To Do Text Message Marketing

VIDEO: How To Do Text Message Marketing
May13

If you want to learn more about marketing via text message, one of the best places to learn is to watch videos on YouTube or check out presentations on Slide Share. Once per quarter, I do a Texting Tuesday webinar.  It’s part of our Mobile Marketing Knowledge College.  You’ll see a new one coming up on Tuesday, June 3,...

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Top Tips To Text

Top Tips To Text
Jan20

Get More out of Your Text Message SMS Marketing Many businesses and organizations try doing text message marketing, but not all of them do it right. In fact, many don’t even come close to doing it right. We’ve seen a lot of text marketing tips over the years, but never have we compiled a list of this size! Watch the video below and you’ll see Bob Bentz’s Top Ten Message Marketing Tips. Can’t get enough? Click through to the complete list here.  ...

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Using Text Messages in Business

I love these infographics about text messages.  Heck, I love text messages too.

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Super Opportunity for Pizza Restaurants

Every now and then, we come across an infographic that we just can’t resist. No doubt that the restaurant industry is prime time for mobile marketing, especially the pizza industry.  If you want to watch a video of a pizza success story with mobile marketing, click...

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QR Codes Need Text Messaging Too

It’s great to see that more and more magazines are using QR Codes on their pages, especially when it comes to advertisers using QR Codes. That being said, a QR Code should never stand alone without the corresponding text message option.  Half of Americans still use feature phones that couldn’t scan a QR Code if they wanted to and you don’t want to only be promoting to half of the...

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What’s With Free Text Message Services?

There are ways that you can send free sms online from your business to your customers and prospects.  You may be wondering “how can that be” given that all of the short code sites that you’ve visited clearly have a charge associated with them. Well, one difference for most free solutions is that they send messages from a long code rather than a short code, meaning that your consumer will be opting-in via a text message opt-in to a 10-digit number rather than a short code that is usually only 5 digits. While this may be a little more cumbersome for the consumer, the ultimate cost savings are certainly something that you’ll need to weigh against what you are already doing with a short code.  Also, it may be that some consumers, especially teens, have a short code block on their phones so this may be one way to get around that...

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