SMS Marketing Blog
The Tatango SMS Marketing Blog provides tips, tricks, and advice for businesses using text message marketing.
Baskin Robbins Uses Text Messaging to Capture Customer’s Email Addresses
It seems as if recently brands have been turning to text messaging to grow their email databases, and quick service restaurant Baskin-Robbins is joining in on the fun too. Baskin-Robbins now has in-store signage instructions customers to join their Birthday Club by texting “BDAY” their email address to the SMS short code 31310.
Tatango SMS Marketing Platform Now Supports Google Voice
Good news Tatango clients, Tatango’s SMS marketing platform now supports Google Voice numbers! What does this mean? It means that now that Tatango’s SMS short code supports Google Voice numbers, your customers can opt-in to your SMS campaign with their Google Voice number, in addition to receiving your SMS messages on their Google Voice number. …
Ashley Stewart Launches Retail Text Message Marketing Campaign
Are you a diva? If so, you’ll be excited to hear that Ashley Stewart has launched their own retail text message marketing campaign. What is Ashley Stewart? Since the early 1990’s, Ashley Stewart has been styling customers and setting fashion trends for the plus-size fashion industry. Ashley Stewart retail shops can be found in urban …
CTIA Best Practices – Help & Stop Messages
Want to make sure your SMS marketing campaign is following CTIA SMS marketing best practices? A good place to start is to make sure that when your customers text message the words “HELP” or “STOP” to your short code, you’re returning the right information to your customers. What does the CTIA require to send …
Using SMS Contests to Grow SMS Marketing Subscribers [FREE GUIDE]
Looking for more ways to grow SMS subscribers? Have you ever tried to increase SMS subscribers by using an SMS contest? If not, we’ve got a great new free SMS marketing guide on how to use SMS contests to grow SMS subscribers that we think you should read.
What Type of SMS Coupons Should You Be Sending Customers?
If you’re reading this blog post, we’re going to assume that you’ve already read our guide on growing your SMS subscribers. You’ve learned the secrets used by companies like National Wholesale Liquidators who generated 50,000+ mobile opt-ins, or Julep who generate 5,000 mobile opt-ins during the first 24 hours of their SMS campaign, …
Pizza Hut Launches Text Messaging Loyalty Program
When it comes to loyalty, there’s nothing I’m more loyal to than pizza. Good news for me, as recently Pizza Hut launched their own text messaging restaurant loyalty program. To join the text messaging loyalty program, customers can text the word “PIZZA” to the SMS short code 69488.
SMS Marketing Best Practices – CTIA Advertising Requirements
When it comes to SMS marketing best practices, you’ll want to make sure your campaign is CTIA compliant. A campaign that isn’t following SMS marketing best practices can have their campaign suspended by the CTIA. The first step in making sure you’re following SMS marketing best practices is to make sure that …
Free Mobile Marketing Webinar – How to Transfer SMS Short Codes
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.
SMS Advertising Example for Restaurants – Applegate
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 …