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How Much Does It Cost to Send a Text to 88802 or a TxtUs Number?

How much does it cost someone to send a text to 88802? It will cost them one text at their normal network rate. What exactly that is will depend...

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c# code example

Attached is a C# example - a generic method called SendSMS() for calling the SMS Gateway service and an example of...

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Using the txtUs email to SMS Text Messaging feature

A txtUs number gives your business a dedicated virtual mobile number which people can text (but cannot call) enquiries to or to reply to messages you send out to them...

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How to Cancel a Keyword on SMS Short Code 88802 or txtUs Subscription

You can cancel your keyword or txtUs number from within your Message Box account. To do this, once logged in, click on 'Financials' in the main menu. Within Financials you will...

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REST SMS Gateway API – credits resource

This blog post has been superseded with our website documentation credits This document is referred to by the REST SMS Gateway API - Specification Document. Resource URI: http://api.textmarketer.co.uk/services/rest/credits Actions on the account credits. ...

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SMS Gateway Reliability – The Chain is Only as Strong as the Weakest Link

Most bulk SMS providers, (including ourselves) will take great pains to point out the merits of direct connections to the UK Networks, and a direct connection is indeed essential for...

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System Update – Upload your mobile numbers straight from Microsoft Excel

The development team at Text Marketer have had a busy few months and the latest system improvement has now been launched. Following customer research, we have now built into all accounts...

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Top Tips for Writing Successful SMS Marketing Messages

We're often asked if we have any example sms messages that can be used as templates for bulk SMS marketing campaigns. It's a common problem, we're all familiar with...

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Supported and Unsupported characters in Text Messages – GSM Character Set

When constructing the message for your SMS Marketing campaign you should be aware that not all characters are supported by the GSM networks. They have a specific character set that...

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SMS Gateway Explained

What is an SMS Gateway? How would one use it? Is it different to sending text messages in Bulk? There is a full article about SMS...

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Using the SMS Gateway API, Automating Delivery Report Collection

This blog post has been superseded with our website documentation Introduction If you are using the API / Gateway to send bulk SMS you can collect your delivery reports from the server, which is...

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Text Marketer short code / txtUs API options

Introduction The keyword on your system (on short code 88802) or your txtUs number can be used to "route" incoming texts to your account and optionally respond with a message...

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How to use an SMS Gateway

Our SMS Gateway is extremely powerful indeed. It allows companies to connect to our systems and send out messages 1 at a time. Although this sounds a...

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