Text-to-Landline

Text-to-Landline Service

Send and receive SMS text messages from your existing business phone number with SimpleTexting. You can text enable your current landline phone number, a VoIP line, or even register a new local number.

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How Does It Work When You Text a Landline?

If your customers message your non-text enabled business number, their texts go nowhere. The good news? Text-to-landline can be set up in just three simple steps.

1. Pick Your Number

We can text enable your existing landline number if your customers are already familiar with it. We can also set you up with a complimentary toll-free number, or select a new 10-digit number with an area code of your choice!

2. Send A Message

Send out your first group message or chat 1-on-1 with customers. From sales texts to fielding customer service questions, begin to communicate with your audience in a way that serves your needs and theirs!

3. Manage Replies

When your customers start to text you, you’ll want to be sure to answer in a timely fashion. Sort and respond to messages directly from your desktop inbox or on the go with the SimpleTexting mobile app for iOS and Android.

How Text-to-Landline Boosts Customer Engagement And Satisfaction For Your Organization

Text marketing gives you all the tools you need to build and grow your small business, increase revenue, and exceed expectations.


Group Texting

In addition to chatting one-on-one, you can also send messages to groups of up to about 200 people at once! And don’t worry about spam, this is the only type of group message without reply all.

Multiple Numbers (Soon)

Soon you’ll be able to assign everyone their own number. Make sure messages get to the right person. As an admin, you have the power to check in on inboxes and jump in to provide assistance if needed.

Smart Inbox

With our easy-to-use Inbox you can level up your conversation management with tools that snooze, annotate, and sort conversations based on time waiting, or time received!

Custom Templates

Create templates for some of your most frequently used text messages. Save time and avoid the need to scour previous conversations just to copy and paste.

Share Photos And Files

Your messages aren’t just limited to text. Share photos, files, and other rich media with your customers through MMS (multimedia messaging service).

Schedule Messages

Have messages that you know you need to send days, weeks, even months in advance? With our scheduling feature you can set it and forget it.

What Are The Benefits When You Text-Enable Your Landline?

66% of consumers either prefer mobile messaging or consider it their second choice for communications. The chances are good customers are already trying to text you, don't leave them hanging!

Provide better customer service experiences thanks to faster response times and the accessibility of mobile devices. Keep your business virtually an arms length away from customers at all times.

From exclusive text-based promotions to one-on-one conversations. Texting produces stronger relationships with customers. As a result, you’ll see your sales numbers rise.

In search of the perfect employee to join your tight-knit team? Texting allows you to spread job openings far and wide with unique promotions, keywords, and click-to-text applications.

Only reach out to your customers with messages they actually care about when you organize your subscribers based on custom data.

Who Can Use a Text-to-Landline Service?

Anyone! Text-to-landline works for any organization that wants to communicate quickly and effectively with their audience. It’s perfect for having 1-on-1 conversations and providing customer service.

Medical Offices

Missed appointments can hurt your revenue. Send appointment confirmations and check-up reminders instantly using texts.

Restaurants

Make dinner reservations a breeze by using 1-on-1 texting with customers to arrange reservation changes and cancellations.

Hotels

Receive reservations by text. Provide a convenient experience for guests by adding text-based room and concierge services.

Spas and Salons

The easier it is to book treatments, the more clientele you’ll have. Give customers the option to schedule appointments by text.

Car Dealerships

Make yourself as available as possible to your customers. Let them text your business number with inquiries and requests.

Gyms & Fitness Centers

Welcome new members and encourage them to keep coming back with fitness tips, specials, and incentives!

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Frequently Asked Questions About Text-Enabling Landline Numbers

Here are some of the most common queries we receive from folks before they make the switch!


Can I use my existing landline for text messaging?

Yes! We can text-enable your current 10-digit number, even if it’s a landline or VoIP. If your business needs an additional number, we can get you set up with a new local number of your choice or a toll-free number.
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No. Text-enabling your landline or existing phone number will not impact your voice service in any way. You’ll still receive calls as usual, but texts can be sent and received from SimpleTexting.
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Yes! With a 10-digit landline number you can text groups as large as ~200 people once per day. If you need/want to text larger groups, we suggest you switch over to a short code.
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Yes! If you use SimpleTexting’s platform, you can send and receive text messages from your landline. You can receive and reply to messages right from your SimpleTexting account.
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No additional hardware is required to text-enable your landline. You’ll access your messages online through your SimpleTexting profile, or on our mobile app for iOS and Android!
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Yes you can. Once an 800 number is text-enabled, it can receive and send text messages. You can learn more about using toll-free phone numbers for text messaging here.
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There is no charge to text-enable a landline number. Our pricing for text messages is scaled to charge you only for what you need. Plans begin at $25/mo for 500 SMS messages.
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