Is SMS Marketing Still a Viable Strategy?

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

SMS, really? In terms of rate of response, the simple SMS dominates the market. When you break down the figures involved in SMS marketing , the results can be quite staggering. Of all the SMS messages sent on a daily basis, 98% are opened, with 83% opened within 3 minutes.

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Everything You Need to Know to Run a Successful SMS Marketing Campaign

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Image via BigStockPhoto.com If you haven’t started looking for ways to add SMS text message marketing to your marketing mix, now is the time. Some of the top brands invest heavily in SMS today to communicate with customers because over 90% of SMS messages are read within 3 minutes of receipt.

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The Mobile Imperative

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The same for loyalty, analytics, data, and every other media channel we're currently engaged with (my saying, "everything is 'with' not 'instead of'" still rings true), but the majority of media will (without question) be consumed and created on some type of mobile device. loyalty.

Now People Can Join Your Facebook Fan/Business Page via SMS/Text.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Now People Can Join Your Facebook Fan/Business Page via SMS/Text Message Just found out about a neat new way to get more “Likers&# to your Facebook Page, via text message!

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How to Choose the Best Mobile Strategy for Your Business

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If that’s too complex, you can solve the same problem simply: Create an app that allows them to reach a customer service rep immediately via SMS. Punch-Card Loyalty. The Starbucks mobile app is a good example of loyalty rewards that have been reinvented through gamification.

How to Make $5k from Skype (and Possibly a Whole Lot More)

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Maybe it is a Gen-Y thing but given a choice between a phone call and a text message, I’d much rather send a quick SMS. And given a choice between an SMS and an email I’d rather send the email. These days a lot of bloggers are talking about loyalty.

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Is the Financial Services Industry Poised for Market Disruption?

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Loyalty is fleeting these days. Money can be deposited into an account stored directly within the cell phone and send balances through PIN-secured SMS text messages between people and between buyers and sellers.

List of Social Media Management Systems (SMMS)

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By using these tools, you could be missing out on true relationships that could be deeper, with more loyalty, and the benefits of advocacy. It combines video, e-mail, Twitter and Facebook account updating, RSS, podcasts, SMS, social bookmarking tools, widgets, and more.

Why Apps Fail and Other Mobile Marketing Truths

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SMS – Still Valid, Still Underrated. Where’s your head at these days with SMS and text messaging? But yet, I feel like SMS still gets kind of a bad rep because it’s not cool. Simon: I’m still a huge advocate of SMS. SMS is to mobile what email is to the rest of digital marketing. Simon: Yeah, so I would definitely compare the two, SMS and email, just in that email marketing is still the most successful way to get an activation.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

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Ultimately, customer loyalty is a huge byproduct of social media, and that loyalty often can translate into sales. Ultimately, customer loyalty is a huge byproduct of social media, and that loyalty often can translate into sales. Ultimately, customer loyalty is a huge byproduct of social media, and that loyalty often can translate into sales.

7 Strategies I’m Pitching for Businesses to use Facebook Places

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You could almost turn this into a loyalty rewards system of some sort. SMS – Yes, Facebook Has This, Too. Facebook Places is the latest and greatest service offered by Facebook that has many Brands raging around how to build a strategy.