Alfredo Salked

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Alfredo leads the marketing team at SimpleTexting. In addition to writing about SMS, he also talks about it—literally. Our how-to videos are narrated by him.

What Are Text or SMS Short Codes?

Are you curious about how to use text or SMS short codes for text marketing campaigns? Find out what your business needs to know about short codes.



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What Makes SMS Such a Powerful Marketing Medium?

More businesses than ever before are texting. This begs the question: what makes SMS such a powerful marketing medium?

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SMS Short Codes vs SMS Long Codes: Which One Is Right for You?

The main difference is that an SMS long code is a 10 digit number that can be used to send SMS messages, plus send and receive faxes or calls. SMS short codes are different because they are 5-6 digits and can only send and receive texts.



How to Create a Safe, Contactless Check-In Experience with Texting

Whether you run a salon, dentist office, or gym, text messages can empower your business to re-open safely.

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9 Useful Tips for Collecting Phone Numbers for SMS Marketing (Updated)

One of the most important things you can do as a marketer is grow your audience. Use these tips to grow your SMS subscriber list and collect phone numbers.

How to Grow Your Church With 10 Minutes and $29 Dollars

You may have guessed by our name, but we’re going to talk to you about texting. Specifically, how you can use it to help your church thrive.