Navigating SMS

Strong opinions and shared thoughts on text marketing, business, and tech. By the makers of SimpleTexting.

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Are We Texting More or Less?

Rumors of texting’s demise are greatly exaggerated. A recent report, first spotted by The New York Times, makes the dubious claim that text messaging has declined in the U.S. for the first time—ever. Not so fast. The truth is a bit more complex. People aren’t texting less, they’re just finding ways to get around their carrier. How? […]

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Texting Crucial to Election Day Push

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Text – Don’t Call, in the Aftermath of Sandy

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Hurricane Sandy & Texts to Stay Safe

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Political Texts Garner Funds & Scrutiny

Text messages are emerging as a big player in this year’s elections, specifically in terms of fundraising. A full 10% of 2012 presidential campaign donations have come through texts, according to a new report out by Pew. Interestingly, the report also found that Democrats are more likely to donate via cellphones or online, while Republicans are […]

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Political Texts Garner Funds & Scrutiny

Text messages are emerging as a big player in this year’s elections, specifically in terms of fundraising. A full 10% of 2012 presidential campaign donations have come through texts, according to a new report out by Pew. Interestingly, the report also found that Democrats are more likely to donate via cellphones or online, while Republicans are […]

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Mobile on the Rise, Texting Still on Top

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Women Text Emoticons Twice As Often As Men, Study Finds :-O

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SMS & Swiss Cows in Heat

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Group Text from Phone – Send Text Campaigns from Your Phone!

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Texting and Religious Services: A Match Made in Heaven?

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3 Innovative Ways Text Messaging Helps Animals

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Text Messaging a Game-Changer for Political Campaigns

Ever since Barack Obama texted 3 million people to announce Joe Biden as his running mate in 2008, text messaging has been recognized as a game-changer in politics. This year, it’s a must-have for both presidential campaigns. Romney recently announced his own VP pick, Rep. Paul Ryan, with a text message to his supporters. Both […]

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“Text-to-Win” Sweepstakes Are Even Easier with SimpleTexting!

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SimpleTexting Donates Services to Search for Missing Girl

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Make Even the Longest URLs Tiny and Text-Friendly!