SMS Messaging Leaves Smartphone Messaging Alternatives Far Behind

SMS is still the clear leader among smartphone owners when it comes to messaging finds Acision in a May 2012 report. The report shows 91% of the smartphone owners  actively use SMS, compared to just 55% who use alternatives messaging methods on their smartphones.Smartphone SMS Messaging Statistics

The main factors for SMS having higher popularity on smartphones than over the top (OTT) messaging services such as Facebook, Skype, Twitter, iMessage, or Blackberry Messenger were speed, reach, and reliability.

With smartphone users showing an overwhelming preference for SMS messaging, why not communicate your marketing message to them via SMS? Call Tatango today at 206.274.6599 or send us a message to learn how you can communicate with your customers via text message marketing.

 

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