Automated Text Message Services That Get Responses
With automated text messages, you can send the right message at the right time to your entire audience, all without extra work on your end.
- Create keywords that generate automatic responses, such as welcome messages
- Design drip campaigns that move leads closer to making a purchase
- Enable automatic out-of-office messages, review requests and more
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What Are Automated Text Messages?
With automated text messaging, a user can compose a text or multimedia message that will be automatically sent to selected subscribers at a defined time or after a certain action is performed.
This type of marketing automation is becoming increasingly popular among businesses and organizations of all sizes, and automated text services are an effective way to make outreach and engagement more simple and affordable.
How Does Automated Text Messaging Work for Your Business?
Automating text messages may sound technical, but it couldn’t be easier with SimpleTexting’s SMS marketing platform. It helps you:
Build Customer Loyalty
Drive More Sales
Onboard New Customers
Provide Around the Clock Engagement
Deliver a Better Experience
What are the Benefits of Automated Text Messages?
There are a variety of features and benefits of automated text messaging, but these are some of the best ways that text automation can improve your marketing campaigns.
Set Up a Text-for-Info ProgramWhen a customer texts a keyword to your number, you can automatically generate a response. Take this opportunity to:
- Craft the perfect welcome message
- Invite customers to text for more info
- Share a photo in your keyword confirmation
Follow Up With Customers AutomaticallySend a staggered series of text messages after someone joins your list to reduce lead drop-off and keep your brand top of mind.
- Effortlessly follow up with or upsell leads
- Automatically collect feedback or request reviews
- Onboard and convert new customers
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Autoreply Outside Office HoursAway messages allow you to get back to customers automatically with a standard response you can switch on/off or set for specific times. Use it to:
- Let contacts know when you’ll get to their message
- Give customers another way to reach you
- Reply to messages when you’re out of the office
Schedule Messages to Send in AdvanceOne of the simplest ways to automate your messages is to schedule them ahead of time. You can schedule your text message campaigns to send things like:
- Appointment reminders
- Personalized birthday messages
- Rating or review requests
- Sales follow ups
Integrate 1,000+ Popular Apps With SimpleTextingConnect the apps you love like Shopify, Mailchimp, and Google Calendar to automate your SMS strategy. We offer both Zapier and native integration options to make it easy to add texting to all of your organization’s favorite tools. For example:
- Send texts to new form submissions
- Gather emails by text and sync them with your email service
- Send abandoned cart messages to online shop visitors
Respond Automatically to Questions and RequestsTriggers, also known as sub-keywords, allow you to get back to customers with lightning speed. Automatically respond to:
- Common customer queries
- Requests for information
- Product or service requests
Save Time and Reuse Previously Sent MessagesDuplicate any of your previously sent campaigns with the option to edit the message if needed. When you duplicate a campaign you re-send the message copy along with any:
- Attachments such as photos or videos
- Specific audience segmentation
- Original campaign add ons
Automated Message FAQs
Still have questions? Explore these answers to the most common automated SMS queries, or click the blue chat button in the corner of your screen to connect with a team member!
Create a Free Account to Try Automated Texting for Your Business
Ready to get started with automated text messages? Sign up today for our 14-day trial! We'll set you up with a text-enabled number and 50 message credits.
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