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If you ever wanted a glaring example of text message marketing done wrong, just check out Papa John’s, currently being sued for $250 million. The pizza chain allegedly sent 500,000 illegal text messages to its customers back in 2010. Why were they illegal text messages? Because Papa John’s never got consent to text their customers. They […]
We’re proud to announce another exciting feature here at SimpleTexting: Group Text from Phone. Group texting allows you to send a text to your list of subscribers, even if you can’t get to a computer, even if you don’t have a smartphone—even if you can’t get online! All it takes is—you guessed it—a text message. […]
Churches, synagogues, and other religious organizations are using text messaging and SMS in innovative ways to stay connected with their congregations.
On June 26, 2012, 19-year-old Linnea Lomax walked out of a mental health clinic in Sacramento, California. She has not been heard from since. HelpFindLinnea is an organization of volunteers dedicated to locating Linnea and bringing her safely home. We’re donating our text messaging services to HelpFindLinnea to help them coordinate their search efforts. Here’s […]
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