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How much does it cost to send text messages?

Text Marketer account pricing information. How much does it cost to set up? Text Marketer does not charge a set up fee and accounts come with 10 free...

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What do the outcome definitions mean on my delivery report?

A delivery report is generated for every sms campaign that you send. The report is labelled with the campaign name or ID that you set when the campaign was submitted. The...

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Can my customers reply to the texts that I send them?

Yes. Your Text Marketer account has a 2-way module that allows you to receive reply messages from your text campaigns. In order to receive replies you need to have a unique...

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The Sender ID – Can I set the sender name, who the message is from?

Yes. You can also set the sender name for your campaign; this is who the message is from and appears on the recipients' phone as the message header. ...

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Can I stop an SMS campaign after I have set it up?

Yes. You can stop a campaign any time before the scheduled date and time. Log into Message Box and go to Message control. Within the outbox, click on 'scheduled items'. Select the...

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How many mobile numbers can I upload into a group?

Is their a maximum capacity for uploading numbers? No. There is no upper limit to the number of mobile numbers that you can upload into a single group. Text Marketer has...

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Using our short code and gateway APIs to create a game

The Concept To create an interactive game using Text Messaging and to show how easy it is to create interactive experiences using your Text Marketer Account. The example uses both our...

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5 Easy Things to Test to Achieve a Better Response from your SMS Marketing Campaigns

Testing something new or changing something seemingly small in your bulk sms campaign can definitely improve the response that you achieve. But you won't know until you try. Testing something...

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Changes to Delivery Reporting

Message id's are now also included in your delivery report file, this change is only really relevant for API users, however if  you send messages over 160 characters you will...

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.NET Examples

Example of a .NET Bulk SMS Gateway / API integration For more information regarding the bulk sending API click here. A simple example for sending SMS via...

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WD-40 Launches Text to Win Competition

Think of lubricating oil in a can that you can spray and there's only one brand that leaps to mind...the dependable and versatile old favourite, WD-40. This amazing stuff seems to...

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Concatenated “Long Message” SMS feature now Live for the Bulk SMS system and the SMS Gateway

You can now send text messages longer than 160 characters, in fact up to 612 characters which arrive as 1 message on peoples' phones - using either your Text Marketer Bulk...

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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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