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Free SMS Marketing Webinar - Transferring SMS Short Codes

Free Mobile Marketing Webinar – How to Transfer SMS Short Codes

2nd September 2014 - Posted by Derek Johnson in category Text Message Marketing Advice

Are you interested in moving SMS subscribers from one SMS short code to another? If so, you’re going to want to watch this pre-recorded webinar on this topic.

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SMS Advertising Example for Restaurants – Applegate

1st September 2014 - Posted by Derek Johnson in category SMS Marketing Examples

When making a list of the types of businesses that achieve the best results from SMS advertising, usually restaurants are at the top of that list. It’s now wonder there’s so many awesome restaurant SMS marketing case studies available. Have you heard of Applegate Kitchens? If so, did you know their restaurants have a mobile text club? It’s true!

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4 Restuarants Growing Their Email Databases Using Text Messaging

29th August 2014 - Posted by Derek Johnson in category SMS Marketing Examples

When it comes to email marketing, it’s essential to constantly be growing your restaurant email marketing database. While growing a restaurant email marketing database through an online form is easy, as customers can simply type in their email address to join, getting email addresses from restaurant customers in the real world can be extremely hard.

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Qdoba Launches Location Based Text Messaging Loyalty Program

28th August 2014 - Posted by Derek Johnson in category SMS Marketing Examples

While we’re loyal Chiptole fans here at Tatango, we’re excited to announce that Chipotle competitor, Qdoba restaurant has launched a location based text messaging loyalty program. To join Qdoba’s location based text messaging loyalty program, all you have to do is text “Q” to the SMS short code 50500.

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SMS Autoresponders – CTIA Best Practices

27th August 2014 - Posted by Derek Johnson in category Text Message Marketing Advice

When it comes to SMS marketing best practices, you’ll want to make sure your SMS autoresponder campaign is CTIA compliant. An SMS autoresponder campaign that isn’t following SMS marketing best practices can have their SMS autoresponder campaign suspended by the CTIA. The first step in making sure you’re following CTIA SMS marketing best practices is to make sure that you’re advertising your SMS autoresponder campaign correctly.

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Free Guide – How to Create the Perfect SMS Promotions

26th August 2014 - Posted by Derek Johnson in category Text Message Marketing Advice

Are you looking for the ultimate guide to creating the perfect SMS promotions for your business? The kind of promotions that will getĀ opened by your customers, get read, and most importantly, result in new sales for your business? If so, we’ve got good news for you, as we recently released our free Tatango guide to SMS promotions.

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Lowe’s Launches SMS Autoresponder to Increase Credit Card Applications

25th August 2014 - Posted by Derek Johnson in category SMS Marketing Examples

Is your business using SMS autoresponders? If not, here’s a great example from Lowe’s about how they’re using SMS autoresponder to increase credit card applications in-stores.

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CNN Ends Breaking News Text Alerts Program

22nd August 2014 - Posted by Derek Johnson in category SMS Marketing News

CNN has just announced that they’ll be ending their CNN breaking news SMS text alerts on August 28, 2014. While this is a bummer for SMS news alerts, it’s no surprise as CNN was unable to accurately track and quantify the success of their SMS news alerts program.

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How to Increase SMS Subscribers at the Checkout

22nd August 2014 - Posted by Derek Johnson in category SMS Marketing Examples, Text Message Marketing Advice

When it comes to increasing SMS subscribers, one of the best places to advertise your SMS campaign is in-store. That’s easy to say, but a question that we hear all the time at Tatango is where in-store? Well have you ever thought about advertising your SMS campaign at the checkout? More specifically, on the point of sale system, that thing that customers swipe their credit cards through to make a purchase. Need some example to get your creative SMS advertising juices flowing, we’ve got you covered!

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Baskin Robbin’s Celebrates National Ice Cream Day with Text Message Coupon

21st August 2014 - Posted by Derek Johnson in category SMS Marketing Examples

Did you know there was a national ice cream day? I didn’t know this, until I received a text message from Baskin-Robbins telling me about this awesome holiday, and offering me a free waffle cone with the purchase of 2 regular scoops of ice cream.