Promotional Texting for Business, How to Do It

3 min read Intro to Promotional Text Messaging Promotional text messaging can be an extremely powerful tool, especially when digital marketing is being turned on its head by data and privacy issues. When you text, you can count on your information or promotion getting in front of the people that are most likely to be interested in it, while a social media campaign…

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Some Business Texting Best Practices

3 min read Intro Working in a new environment can be daunting, but it can also offer a great opportunity to expand! And we’re here to help you along the way. Here are a few ideas to help keep your texting operations running smoothly.     Declare who you are  When does this apply? All the time, whenever you start texting with someone.  Could…

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Toll-Free vs. Long Codes (Local Numbers)

2 min read Let’s start by saying that we are here to help you choose what kind of phone number best fits your needs. Text MEET to 309-605-0723 to schedule a call with the customer success team to discuss your use case and what type of number is best for you.   What are toll-free numbers? What are local numbers (or more…

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What are Opt-Outs and How Can You Avoid them?

2 min read An opt-out gives consumers the ability to avoid receiving communications in the future. When your business is texting with an individual, they have the ability to opt-out at any time. In fact, all it takes is for them to reply STOP to one of your messages and they will never receive messages from your phone number again.   This is a…

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Business Texting: Understanding the Landscape

2 min read There have been major changes within the text messaging landscape that have ultimately given businesses like yours, the ability to text with their customers. Text messaging started as a person-to-person telecommunications service that proved to be a great asset to most people within the United States. Recognizing the convenience and widespread adoption of text messaging,…

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Importing and Updating Contacts

3 min read Contact Pull via Integration Manual Upload Bulk tag modification using contact import Start here Login to your Beetexting account  Select “Contacts” next to “Conversations” Select the “import contacts” icon A popup screen will appear, now you will decide how you want to upload your contacts. You can select an integration to easily pull your contacts,…

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Turn on Desktop Notifications – Chrome

2 min read Allow Chrome notifications from system settings Go to “Notifications and Action Settings”, type “notifications” in your system search and you will see it in the search results Scroll down to the section with the heading Get Notifications From These Senders In Get Notifications From These Senders section, find and select Google Chrome Once inside Google…

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