Through the use of this powerful tool, attracting new customer, retention and turn around is made easy and effective.
SMS, or text electronic messaging, has replaced talking on the phone for the new generation of texters. SMS stands for brief message service. Simply put, it’s a technique of communication that sends text between cell phones, or from a computer or hand-held to a telephone.
What is a short code?
A short code is a 5 or 6-digit number ideal for SMS marketing campaigns, lead generation, and promotions. These ‘from’ numbers are easy to remember making it a valuable asset for your customers, suppliers or employees. Businesses often use short codes to opt-in customers and then send SMS coupons, promotional messages, events etc. to your clients or potential customers.
Why SMS/MMS Text Messaging?
Connect with your clients at any time or any place.
Alert your customers of any specials, coupons or deals.
Pep up your text messages with images, pdf’s, or videos.
Here are just a few ways your business can benefit by using an SMS shortcode:
Enable customers to opt-in
Get your customers to opt-in for a service or promotion by sending a keyword to your short code.
Text a shortcode to allow anyone to donate to your charity without any effort at all.
Encourage potential customers to send an SMS to your short code to get a quote for a service or job project, for example.
Invite customers to enter a contest or competition. They can easily send an SMS to your short code with their name and phone number to enter.
Get valuable customer feedback
Create surveys using short codes making it easy for your customers to rate products or services with a YES/NO.
Appointment reminders and confirmations
Time is money especially when a customer forgets or fails to cancel an appointment, Automated reminders allows customers to confirm, cancel, or reschedule.
Experts in implementing services tailored to meet your individual needs, SNC Marketing creates simple and effective Digital Marketing Solution strategies focusing on increasing the reach and visibility for your business. Their marketing solution levels the playing field for small businesses, giving them equal access to technologies and providing the capabilities to take advantage of the newest digital marketing economy.
To help grow your business through their cost-effective SMS/MMS text messaging feature, give SNC Marketing a call today (340) 473-9131 or (340) 201-2350.