All the latest news about our Messenger Product
From Monday 26th March 2018, our customers can expect to see some changes to how Keyword Management (formerly our Campaigner product) is accessed.
What was Campaigner?
Campaigner used to be the Bulletin Keyword Management product. It provided users with a range of auto-responder functions to action in response to mobile-originated messages.
Auto-responder functions included:
- Respond with static SMS message
- Send an extract from a webpage
- Lookup response from file
- Forward to a REST web service
- Forward message to an email address
- Forward message to a mobile number
- Multiple Chained actions
Typical Campaigner Use Cases include:
- Coupon redemption
- TXT2DONATE – Donations
- Customer feedback
- TXT2WIN – as a [...]
Bulletin has recently updated the Messenger platform to continue to provide our customers with the best-in-breed, feature-rich products to meet and exceed all their messaging requirements. Over our next few posts we will tell you more about the new features and improvements.
Give the new-look Messenger a free try by clicking on this link:
Get started quickly & easily with no software to download
Your trial account includes 10 FREE Messages to send to other users on your account for testing purposes. You can have up to 5 users registered on your account, absolutely FREE. It takes only seconds to get started with no obligation to purchase.
We have also created a bespoke [...]
After the successful introduction of Group Chat, Bulletin are excited to announce the latest enhancement to our Chat Functionality – File Sharing!
File Sharing allows you to effortlessly share any type of file with your colleagues. Files can be accessed from any device with an internet connection, anywhere in the world.
Shared files will be accessible for 24 hours before we securely remove the file, keeping your security our priority.
Sharing files is incredibly useful when words alone are not enough. If a picture paints a thousand words, sharing a file paints a million. Photos, Documents, Spreadsheets, Product Designs, Presentations, in fact any file that’s important to you can be shared with the people that matter in [...]
Did you know that most Fortune 1000 corporations now spend approximately $5 million to $10 million annually on e-discovery, the process of collecting digital data when a company is being sued or investigated? You’ve probably heard the term recently due to security-related controversy surrounding Hillary Clinton using her personal email to send messages regarding government business. Today, companies can avoid the lawyer and preventative software fees altogether by turning to mobile messaging for their corporate communications. Thanks to advances in encryption and highly secure wireless networks, mobile messaging is often more secure [...]
At Bulletin we are always listening to your feedback and adapting the Messenger product to suit what you need to do. This month we are releasing an exciting addition to the Messenger Chat functionality.
Bulletin announces GROUP CHAT!
Group chat allows you to message, in real time, with groups of your colleagues, ensuring everyone is in the know wherever they are. In today’s business environment communication is key and Group chat is a perfect tool to easily keep your project and company up to date and informed. Group chat, like normal chat, will fall back to sending text messages if you’re out and about and
This release focused on making our solution even more customisable by adding additional homepage options, available for everyone.
Bulletin Messenger already lets you decide your homepage. Now on top of ‘Inbox’ or ‘All messages’ you can also set the ‘Chat’ or ‘Compose’ page as your default homepage after you login.
We know time matters and are always striving to make the product as efficient and perfect as possible.
Mobile messaging is a rapidly growing technology within the service provider and enterprise markets. In addition to helping overcome barrier to entry for market globalization, mobile messaging provides businesses an effective and highly economical way to increase customer and employee engagement as well as monetize on a new revenue source. Bulletin’s Principal Consultant, Paul Mulvenna, explores this topic further in his article, “The Growth And Benefits Of Mobile Messaging Services For Business”, recently published in Business Review Australia.
The article discusses mobile messaging and its various business applications, including facilitating enhanced connectivity [...]
This release of the Messenger service focuses on allowing your customers to automatically Opt into your Bulletin Messenger Address Books, adding the ability to drag and drop your contacts list directly onto the message compose page and personlising your messages with Avatars.
Along with this, as always, we have made many tweaks and alterations behind the scenes to optomise and improve the reliability and performance of our service to ensure you have the best possible experience.
Introducing Opt in to your Address Books
This useful addition to Messenger means your customers can send a SMS keyword of your choosing to one of your company’s short codes and AUTOMATICALLY be added to an [...]
Application-to-Mobile, or A2P messaging is one of the fastest growing trends in modern communication. As industry experts project growth beyond $60 billion by 2018, progressive companies around the world are attempting to harness the potential of this new form of communication to advance their businesses increasing productivity, cost-efficiency, and customer satisfaction. Through the help of Bulletin’s SMS and OTT messaging platform delivered via Parallels APS, OzHosting.com has taken advantage of this new opportunity, seamlessly
If you missed our last webinar, don’t fret. We’re holding our second webinar Tuesday April 15th @ 11am PST going over the basics of Bulletin Messenger.
We’ll be covering a lot but once you leave, you’ll be able to successfully create your own text messaging campaigns and much more.
- Dashboard: Navigation overview.
- The Basics: Importing and managing address books, uploading recipient files, searching, block lists, sub-users and permissions management.
- Messaging: Composing and sending messages, scheduling messages, SMS merge, message source and reply options, Email2SMS.
- Advanced Settings: White labeling.
All you need to attend this webinar is a computer, internet connection, and some speakers or headphones to follow along. Remember, this is a FREE webinar, so sign up [...]