SlickText vs. SimpleTexting

Are you looking for a SlickText alternative that costs less and offers a more robust suite of features? It’s an easy decision to go with the more affordable and powerful all-in-one text messaging service.

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Why Choose SimpleTexting Over SlickText?

SimpleTexting provides more than an inexpensive text marketing service alternative to SlickText. With our Business Texting Inbox, you can use our platform to build 1-on-1 relationships with customers, employees, candidates, and more.

FeaturesSlickTextSimpleTexting
Send Texts Blasts
Unlimited Keywords🚫
Web Sign-Up Forms
Export Contact Lists Instantly🚫
Click-to-Text Button Generator🚫
Mobile Sign-Up Widget Builder🚫
MMS Messaging Capabilities
Collect Custom Subscriber Data🚫
Text-To-Win Feature
Create Segments Across Contact Lists🚫
Enable Desktop Push Notifications🚫

Why SimpleTexting Is the Best Alternative to SlickText

Here are some of the reasons SlickText customers switch to SimpleTexting.

More Cost-Effective<br />

More Cost-Effective

Cost isn’t everything, but did you know you can save more than $9K* a year using SimpleTexting? The best part is you still take advantage of the same–and even more–features. It’s a no brainer.
*Based on SimpleTexting’s 50K credits, annual plan.

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Build 1-on-1 Relationships

Build 1-on-1 Relationships

One of the main reasons SlickText customers move to SimpleTexting is that the SlickText SMS inbox is very limited. With SimpleTexting, you can: Add emojis, leave notes, create templates, mark conversations as resolved, or unresolved, and even snooze them, and filter/manage conversations. If you want to offer text-based customer service or sales, you can with SimpleTexting’s SMS inbox–at no extra cost.

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Account-Level Analytics

Account-Level Analytics

In SlickText, you can’t view performance across your campaigns and textwords in one dashboard. With SimpleTexting, you can see both campaign, keyword, and account-level analytics in one place.

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More Flexibility to Manage Your Contacts

More Flexibility to Manage Your Contacts

SlickText’s platform revolves around textwords–keywords in SimpleTexting parlance. For example, if you want to create a segment from all your contacts in SlickText, you can’t. You can only create segments within textwords. The same applies to custom fields. With SimpleTexting you can create as many customer segments as you want from all your contacts.

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No Limit on Keywords

No Limit on Keywords

With SimpleTexting, we offer you the ability to create unlimited keywords with any plan. Even with our $25 a month plan, you can create unlimited keywords. The comparable $29 at SlickText comes with only two keywords.

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Billing Flexibility

Billing Flexibility

With SlickText, you have no option to pause your account like you can with SimpleTexting. Plus, we don’t stop you from sending more messages than your plan allows, we charge you at a per-message rate. That means if you need to send more texts one month, you can without having to upgrade your plan.

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Free List Growth Tools

Free List Growth Tools

SlickText offers a web form builder, which is great. So does SimpleTexting. We also provide our customers free of charge a Click-to-Text button, and a mobile sign-up widget they can place on their website. The latter is particularly powerful for customers with keywords on a toll-free number.

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Read What Real Customers Have to Say About SimpleTexting

Hear what others have to say about how we measure up to the competition.

"SimpleTexting is one of the easiest solutions to get started with. We’re able to directly contact our users to update them or get them to opt-in to our community. You don’t have to have any development experience. You can just sign up and have a way to directly text your users."

Kunal Parbadia is using SimpleTexting for text message marketing.
Kunal Parbadia
The Whether

"I use SimpleTexting to better connect with my audience and build relationships with them on a 1-on-1 basis. I love that there’s an app and that I can send things out from my phone. Texts are way more personal than sending an email blast or putting something out on social."

Lindsey Eryn is using SimpleTexting for text message marketing.
Lindsey Eryn
Third Story Apartment

"What I like best about SimpleTexting is that it allows me to interact with my clients on a regular basis. I send out a monthly market update along with an invitation to enter a drawing for a $25 gift card. This interaction keeps me top of mind for referrals and directs clients to my website."

Kelly Boyle is using SimpleTexting for text message marketing.
Kelly Boyle
Premier One Properties

"We needed a simple way to drive app downloads for our company, and SimpleTexting provides that. It’s so easy to add the shortcode and keyword to our marketing materials. The platform even integrates with our website, allowing visitors to request a download link to their phone."

Ember Ferrantino is using SimpleTexting for text message marketing.
Ember Ferrantino
In-telligent

"SimpleTexting makes my work easier. It has helped us streamline communication and cut down our communication time significantly. I like being able to send mass texts to my beneficiaries and also engage with them one on one. It’s super useful to automate messages."

Anika Manzoor is using SimpleTexting for text message marketing.
Anika Manzoor
Youth Activism Project

"We have been using SimpleTexting for almost a year now and I appreciate the ease of use of the software. To get through the basic task of setting up an SMS campaign, sending it, and tracking responses, it does the job without making it difficult. It’s great software at a good price point."

Joe Hallissey is using SimpleTexting for text message marketing.
Joe Hallissey
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