How to Legally Text Your Customers

3 min read Texting your customers and prospects is the most effective way to communicate with them. But before you begin there are a few things you need to consider in order to legally text with your customers. Don’t Use Your Personal Number For starters, always use a business-grade texting platform. For many years before there was a…

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The Benefits of SMS Business Text Messaging for Professional Service Businesses

3 min read Professional service businesses discover business text messaging as the perfect tool for easy communication that customers appreciate. Texting is everyone’s preferred form of communication and that goes beyond personal relationships into professional ones. What makes texting so much better than email and phone calls? It’s fast, mobile, and easy for customers and businesses alike. Businesses…

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Get More Reviews Using Text Messages

2 min read Reviews are a great way to generate new business or seal the deal with prospects. The tough part is gathering those reviews, the good reviews that is. Sometimes it just takes a simple reminder after the fact that leads your customers to reflect on the product or service you provided. It used to be as…

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Provide Quick Access to Help with Texting

2 min read When your customers have simple questions or need help, they want quick and easy access to you. Texting provides the optimal solution for fast communication that is universally preferred over emails and phone calls. There are many instances that phone calls are necessary for complex questions and involved conversations but texting is a great solution…

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Advantages of Scheduling SMS

< 1 min read   Scheduling your messages in advance means increased efficiency, consistent messaging, and reliable actions. Instead of setting reminders throughout your week for customer check-ins or when to launch your text message marketing, you can set a reminder for once a month or once a week to take care of everything at once. You might set…

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Understanding SMS Segments and MMS

2 min read SMS and Segments Do you remember when your text messages were limited to 160 characters? They still are…kinda. SMS messages still limited to 160 simple characters, which are called ‘segments’, in order to fit network limitations. So if somebody sends a message with 300 characters, the message is broken down into two segments of 160…

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Disclosure, Opt-in, Opt-out & Help: How to Do It

3 min read Intro Disclosure/consent text, opt-in messages, opt-out messages and help messages should all be considered when your business starts texting. Depending on how you plan on leveraging text messaging will impact how you go about putting these things into place. We’ll give you some examples of what should be included within these texts for you to…

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How to Gather Consent to Text with Your Customers

2 min read Texting with your customers or prospects doesn’t start until you have one thing, permission from the individual. For the most part, it just comes down to texting people who want to be texted; but you should be aware of what the industry defines as obtaining consent for how you use text messaging. We’ll go over what constitutes consent for various use cases, as well as let you know a few…

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How to Use Lists to Increase Sales and Reduce Costs

3 min read Intro Within Beetexting, tags are the foundation of your lists. A tag can be applied to any contact, all the contacts sharing the same tag will be put on their own list together. You can then send promotional messages to those lists. Just like any form of marketing, creating detailed lists to send your marketing to can increase your success and lower…

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