SMS Marketing Blog

January 28, 2016
How To Send Rich Media in 160 Characters
Enrich Your Texts Even though texts are limited to 160 characters, you’re not limited to just letters and numbers. In those 160 characters, you can fit many different forms of rich media using a shortlink. Any form of mobile-optimized content can be delivered to your subscribers immediately, including: Images—Send photo galleries to potential buyers Coupons—Send […]
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January 6, 2016
SimpleTexting goes to Canada
SimpleTexting is bringing our simply streamlined, insanely effective text message marketing platform to Canada. Whether you’re a church or school, fitness center or beauty salon, bar or restaurant, civic organization or consumer group, you’re primed to take advantage of text-message marketing. Not sure how SimpleTexting could help you? Take a look at what it’s done for […]
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December 11, 2015
Scholarship Winner 2015
SimpleTexting would like to congratulate the 2015 Scholarship Winner: Abigail Proffitt Entrants were asked to thoughtfully express how their mobile device improves their lifestyle and here is the winning entry: A Girl, a City, and a Cell Phone: How My Mobile Device Improves Quality of Life My mobile device is not particularly fancy- it’s a neon […]
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September 14, 2015
SimpleTexting $1000 Scholarship 2015
Want $1000 for college? SimpleTexting can help make that happen. If you are currently enrolled in college or headed there in 2016 and want to win a $1000 scholarship to help cover expenses, consider entering the SimpleTexting College Scholarship Contest. SimpleTexting will award a $1000 scholarship to a highly motivated student who can thoughtfully express […]
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April 14, 2015
5 Reasons Your Business Should Implement Text Marketing
Affordable Channel As pay-per-click and social media advertising costs continue to increase exponentially over time, many businesses are searching for additional and more affordable advertising channels. Unfortunately, these same businesses oftentimes ignore one of their most valuable assets – the list of their customers and potential customers. Instead of continuing to pour money into the […]
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March 16, 2015
5 Easy Steps To Implement Text Message Marketing TODAY
Young business woman messaging on her mobile phone Does your business use text message marketing to increase lead volume, create demand, and maximize revenue? If not, now is the time to seriously consider engaging in this quickly evolving mobile marketing space. This grossly under-utilized marketing strategy can be easily implemented today and is guaranteed to […]
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February 7, 2013
SMS Marketing Featured in Super Bowl
Text message marketing made a cameo on the world’s biggest stage last night. During Super Bowl XLVII, watched by 109 million viewers, the NFL prompted fans to text MVP to 55171 to vote for the most valuable player. Somewhat surprisingly, fans couldn’t vote solely by text, as they can with SimpleTexting’s Text-2-Vote feature. Instead, those who […]
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January 8, 2013
Flickr Uses Text Message to Deliver Smartphone App
Look out, Instagram: Flickr is gunning for you. The popular image-host has a new smartphone app, and they’re delivering it in a simple way: text message.
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January 2, 2013
2012 Ends with Busiest Night of Texting Ever
Happy New Year from SimpleTexting! Like millions around the world, you probably rang in the new year with friends, family, a bit of bubbly, and… text messages? That’s right: New Years Eve was the busiest night for texting–ever!  Sprint even reinforced their network in preparation for a 200% increase in traffic! A nifty survey on smartphones and New […]
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December 22, 2012
NBA All-Star Voting via SMS
This year, NBA fans are using text messages to send their favorite players to the All-Star Game in Houston, Texas. Fans participate by texting a players last name to the shortcode 69622 (MYNBA). Fans can vote via SMS up to 10 times a day until balloting closes on January 14. The All-Star Game is slated […]
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