There are over 5 billion active mobile subscribers globallyi and SMS has a read rate of 90% in 15 minutesii making bulk SMS the most personal, direct and effective means of communicating with thousands of people at the touch of a button. SMS provides a targeted and secure communication tool which can initiate conversation, encourage recipients to take action and ultimately lead to more transactions for your business.
> Have you considered the numerous applications for bulk SMS?
SMSGlobal's bulk SMS has the ability to save you thousands in postage, outbound calling and staff time. Utilise SMS for:
- Customer service communications including follow up information, confirmations and loyalty alerts
- Edgy 2 way SMS marketing campaigns including special offers and customer interaction
- SMS with WAP pushes to increase engagement
- Service updates including delays, cancellations and outages
- Time critical alerts and notifications
- Appointment or event reminders and cancellations
- Quick and effective news and information distribution
> Why choose SMSGlobal for bulk SMS?
SMSGlobal's bulk system gives you the confidence to send SMS to your customer base no matter what the size. Our gateway uses sophisticated algorithms to prioritise messaging load and ensure your bulk messages get out in the fastest way possible. The core gateway technology is infinitely scalable and constantly monitored, ensuring maximum throughput at all times. We ensure that our gateway never exceeds 30% utilisation so you can be rest assured that your messages will be deliveredDelivery reports
Our SMS Gateway supports a variety of delivery notifications, from receipt of the outbound message, to delivery to the networks, and delivery to the mobile phone user.Ability to change the Sender ID on every sent SMS
You can specify any text or number in the "From" field on each message sent to a user using our Dynamic Sender ID.Multipart SMS messaging for messages longer than 160 characters
GSM SMS text messages have a limitation of 160 characters. For messages that are longer than this, the SMS Gateway can automatically send a multipart series of SMS Messages, with various options, including concatenation.WAP Push and VCard SMS
In addition to standard SMS, the gateway can also send VCard and WAP pushes, enabling marketing or campaign based messaging to be taken to another level of user experience.Access to real-time online reports of message usage and delivery status
Using MobileWorks you are able to view real-time logs on all of your message traffic, including delivery status, timestamp and message details (unique message ID, destination address, sender ID source and message contents).Clever routing and direct relationships reduce cost
SMSGlobal have direct relationships with all the major carriers and are load balanced across geographically dispersed sites that automatically route messages to multiple operator SMSC connections. Therefore you can be assured your messages will be on target and on time. Clever routing means that you enjoy the lowest possible cost, with the greatest reach.Easy to use features
Send up to 160 characters of text, or even longer using our truncation system. SMSGlobal gives you easy-to-use features for powerful communication, such as templates, message merges, scheduled delivery and full audit trail reporting.Ability to setup a personalised sender ID (1-way SMS) or short code (2-way SMS)
Send SMS from your chosen sender ID (of up to 11 alphanumerics) or send and recieve SMS through an allocated short code. See sender IDs or short codes for more information.