PaylessSMS gateway enables 2-way SMS. Two way messaging is great for businesses as it allows you to send messages to any network and receive replies back to your application or to your mobile number depending on your country.
You can deploy two-way SMS messaging with delivery receipts to
- Manage on-time appointment attendance.
- Send reminders to fill in timesheets or correct errors.
- Two-way messaging let's you follow up with ease and you can track who has responded and when.
- infrastructure ensuring a fast, effective way to send and receive texts across continents; US Short Codes availableInterface & API options: Pick your preference: REST API, SMPP v3.4, or HTTP.
Our SMS gateway matches replies to specific messages sent so that you can keep track of responses at a glance. This is called message tagging and it's a unique feature of two-way messaging which tells your application exactly which outbound message corresponds to a given reply (important for transactional messaging applications)Free Trial Today!
What is 2Way SMS Text Messaging
1. How does two-way SMS messaging work?
Use the Text to Join program to create two-way messages. Depending on your country's requirements, you might use a long code, short code, or a sender ID to send a two-way message. The end user receives a mobile terminated (MT) SMS message and replies to the message by sending a mobile originated (MO) SMS message. The MT going back to the end user in response to the MO (for example "STOP") is sent on the long or short code.
2. Sending a Two-Way Message by using Sender ID
If you use a sender ID to send the message, make sure that you include a valid phone number in the message so the end user can reply to the message. If the end user replies to a message that was sent by using a sender ID, the message fails to deliver because it originated from a sender ID, not a valid phone number. As a result, the carrier cannot figure out what phone number is associated with the sender ID.Start Two-Way SMS Now!
Segment Your Audience
when you dig a bit deeper, you find that when you send the right message to the right customer, they say “I liked that message, but that wasn’t marketing, that was useful!”
Segmentation and targeting means ensuring any individual gets the message most relevant to them. It can make the difference between seeming like an informational message and spam.
As they say, timing is everything. There are two important aspects of timing that you should pay attention to if you want your SMS campaign to be successful. First, open-ended messages are less successful than messages that have deals that expire. Create the text of your SMS to portray that the deal is “expires soon” or something similar.
What is audience segmentation in mass communication?
Audience segmentation is a process of dividing people into homogeneous subgroups based upon defined criterion such as product usage, demographics, psychographics, communication behaviors and media use.
There’s Power in Triggered Messages!