This option is best if you need to send to less than 1000 recipients at a time. If you need to send to a large number of contacts or a list, we recommend using the 'Send SMS Campaigns' option below.
This options is best if you'd like to send a campaign to a single list of contacts. You can send to up to 20,000 recipientsin a single campaign.
Your SMS replies will not only show in your history and reporting but also in messenger. Open Messenger . This will allow you to continue a conversation with each individual recipient If required. ( Please that each message sent is still charged).
This lets you send an email that gets converted to an SMS.
To get started:
There are a few ways to send an SMS using Outlook.
To install our Outlook Plugin:
Replies can be found here: SMS History and will also be emailed to the email address you used to sign up with. You can adjust the settings and edit/create new inbound rule here: Inbound SMS Rules . There will already be two rules already created, 'default rule', and the 'opt out contact' rule.
Opt-out contact rule is created so any marketing messages that you send and receive a reply of stop (or a key word of your choice) will be removed from your contact list and into its own opt-out contact list.
To purchase a dedicated number you can do so here: Choose a Number . If you require to send or receive MMS, you will need to purchase a MMS enabled number. The benefit to having a dedicated number is it allows you to advertise this number as you own. It will also allow customers to message you first without having to you having to contact them first.
Follow these steps to import contacts: How to Import Contacts
If you will be using the same content in the future you, you can create templates and save them for future reference. This can be done here: Open Templates
You can ask your customers to SMS something to a number and have our system automatically respond with an SMS. Here's a guide on how to do it: http://help.clicksend.com/SMS/how-can-i-setup-a-sms-auto-responder
An API (or Application Programming Interface) let's you integrate SMS into your application or website.
If you're a developer: Visit our Developer Site for more information.
If you're not a developer, get in touch with us so we can talk you through the process.
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