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A Four-Step Guide to Short Code Texting

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Short Code Text Messages Want to make it easier for your subscribed customers to hear from you? Short code texting should be right up your alley. Short code texting is a 5- to 6-digit phone number through which you can send subscribers text messages. It is also most commonly used for campaigns like text to join […]

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What is a Short Code?

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What is a short code and what can it do for your business? A short code is a 5 to 6-digit number associated to your brand through which your customers can contact you easily. It is useful for campaigns related to building a contact list and increasing customer engagement. For example, if you want to create […]

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Long Code VS Short Code: Pros and Cons

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Have you been asked to send a text message to a 6-digit code? Ever received a call from a 10-digit phone number? If you’re new to SMS marketing, you’re probably thinking what’s the difference between a long code vs short code. While both can be used as your Sender ID, they have different uses and […]

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SMS Advertising – QR Codes

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How to Use QR Codes in Your SMS Advertising Campaigns Ever heard of those 2D matrix barcodes that appear in advertisements and product tags? Those are called Quick Response (QR) codes. And did you know that you can use them to let a customer sign up for your SMS text alerts or even redeem your […]

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How to Send a Text Message from a Computer

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How to Send a Text Message from a Computer and Kickstart Your Campaign Don’t know how to send a text message from a computer? Don’t fret because you’re finally going to get some clear answers! Texting from your computer is affordable, easier and faster than how you would do it on your phone. AND, you […]

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Mobile Short Code – What is it?

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Mobile Short Code You’ve probably seen short codes on your TV screen but didn’t know it has a name. When TV contests like “America’s Got Talent” asks you to vote for your favorite performer, you will see a 5-6-digit mobile code to send your votes to. For example, “To vote for Ava, text AVA to […]

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