Coretalk Cloud Based Bulk SMS Solution
What is BULK SMS?
For businesses and individuals new to Mobile Marketing you may wonder ‘what is bulk SMS’? There are a number of different terms used to describe this effective marketing channel such as; text message marketing, SMS marketing, bulk text, SMS software, business SMS solutions or SMS alerts but they have the same meaning.
Bulk SMS is sending an SMS to a large number of recipients at the same time. SMS messages are purchased in bulk, and are substantially cheaper than regular SMS from your mobile device. In addition Bulk SMS is a significantly cheaper method of mass communication than more “outdated” forms of marketing such as advertising or email.
Bulk SMS can be used by any sized businesses, community groups or anyone wishing to communicate with a large group of people. Bulk SMS allows you to measure the influence of your sent messages, you can track your delivery reports and you can measure the amounts of sales leads and/or business generated the SMS led to.
You can use bulk SMS to send reminders, inform customers, send promotional offers or incentives, run competitions or booking confirmations. The uses for Bulk SMS are endless!
It is important to point out that if you are sending Bulk SMS, you must comply with the data protection laws by your own countries regulator. You are required to obtain written consent from a consumer prior to adding that consumer to a mobile marketing campaign. This is a very specific term that means an agreement, in writing, bears the signature of the person being marketed to and clearly shows that they are authorising the seller to deliver advertisements or other marketing messages to their phone. The telephone number to which the signatory authorises these marketing messages or advertisements must also be included in the written consent form. You are obligated to give your customers an opt-out option at the end of every SMS you send.
Interesting Fact about Bulk SMS’
Bulk SMS has open rates of 98% and messages are read by the recipient within 5 minutes.
Keep up-to-date with all business communication.
Send personalised reminders and follow-up on creditors
Send messages, on promottions and specials to your clients
Turn your phone or PC into a business reporting tool.
Send 50 000 or more text messages for as little as 15-30 cents per sms. Ts&Cs apply.
Automate all your manual communication processes
Manage, amend and track meetings with the task scheduler.
Deploy rapid, effective SMS communication to ensure qiuck responses.
Manage enquiries, complaints and feedback via SMS.