Smart Messaging: Integrated SMS and OTT

Originally posted by Portio Research

 

Closeup of using modern mobile phone with email icons around it.Guest Post, courtesy of Bulletin.net: Lately, there’s been plenty of buzz in the mobile messaging industry about the “death of Short Message Service (SMS)” due to the growing proliferation of OTT (Over-The-Top) messaging. While it’s true that OTT is rapidly gaining market share as peer-to-peer SMS approaches what is believed to be its ultimate peak, the ultimate “death of SMS” is not even on the horizon. SMS, or Short Message Service, and OTT messaging, are designed in such a way that they can work in [...]

2015 Predictions: ‘Old School’ Text Messaging Capabilities Bring New Mobile Possibilities

2015 Predictions Blog Photo_BulletinEvery year, mobile technologies have been pushing further to the forefront of enterprise priority lists. Now, with millennials beginning to enter into the business world, companies are placing an even greater focus on mobile. As a result, mobile trends like Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) authentication and Application-to-Person (A2P) text messaging are predicted to arise and proliferate in 2015. Read about these and more predicted mobile trends for 2015 in this RCR Wireless article: http://www.rcrwireless.com/20150113/opinion/2015-predictions-old-school-text-messaging-capabilities-bring-new-mobile-possibilities-tag10

Why SMS is the New Channel for Customer Support

SMS Custoner Support Blog Photo_BulletinCustomer service is an important aspect of a company. With mobile messaging becoming more popular, customer service via text can enable a better experience for your customers and is more efficient for your support teams. 90 percent of all SMS text messages are read within three minutes of being received; this gives companies a great way to reach out and make the customer experience more personal. As mobile grows even bigger in the future, more and more businesses will migrate their customer service from phone to text messaging. Learn more about why SMS is the new channel [...]

Library adds text messaging for item pick-up, renewal

Library adds text messages for pick-up_Bulletin BlogCompanies and organizations are finding new and effective ways to use mobile messaging to streamline business functions.  One of the latest organizations to take advantage of this versatile platform is the Springfield-Greene County Library District, which now allows patrons to receive text message notices and alerts including due date reminders, pick-up / cancellation noticesand more. Thanks to the power of mobile messaging, communication for library patrons has become more streamlined and convenient [...]

6 Simple Rules to Live By When Texting Clients

6 Texting TipsAs texting becomes more mainstream, it is now commonplace to use this form of communication in a professional setting. In real estate, mobile messaging can be a powerful tool to instantly reach a highly specific target market and share information of any kind. In this article, Andrew Flachner of Inman Select shares six simple etiquette tips for professional messaging within the real estate market in order to maintain a positive relationship with consumers. Read more: http://goo.gl/xkPeU7.

Mobility is Fueling the Social Business Revolution, Says IDC

Screen Shot 2015-02-02 at 2.08.26 PMWith business becoming increasingly mobile thanks to cell phones and other wireless technology, it simply makes sense that text messaging become adopted into routine business communication tools. In a survey conducted by market research firm IDC, findings concluded that over the next 12 months, 14 percent of companies will use text messaging to communicate internally with business colleagues, 19 percent will use it to generate direct sales, and 23 percent will use it to promote their brand. To learn more about the proliferation of mobile messaging within the business world, read on about [...]

Research and Markets: The 2015 Messaging Revolution: How Mobile Messaging Is Transforming Personal Communications, Marketing and The Digital Economy

Research and Markets-The 2015 Messaging RevolutionText messaging has truly changed how the world communicates. Communication drives life whether your needs are social, business or artistic – you want your message heard. Mobile messaging has made it simpler than ever to maintain contact creating a worldwide revolution. Business Wire explores this phenomenon in depth in one of their latest press releases here http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20150114005417/en/Research-Markets-2015-Messaging-Revolution-Mobile-Messaging#.VL123ivF9R5.

Text messaging turns 22: Five facts you didn’t know about SMSes

Text Messaging Turns 22Text messaging recently turned 22 years old – and we’ve come a long way in two decades! With a rich history of growth from humble beginnings, this article from tech2 News shares some fun and interesting facts about text messaging that you probably never knew! http://tech.firstpost.com/news-analysis/text-messaging-turns-22-five-facts-you-didnt-know-about-smses-244751.html

Webinar: Getting Started With Bulletin

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.

Agenda:

  • 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 [...]

Free Webinar: Learn the Basics of Bulletin Messenger

Just getting started with Bulletin? Then you’ll love this: Thursday at 11am PST, we’re offering a free webinar going over the basics of our service. We’ll be covering a lot, but once you’re done with this webinar, you’ll be able to easily create your own text messaging campaigns and much more.

Agenda:

  • 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 [...]

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