Sending bulk SMS and getting it delivered to all recipients has become something of a big ask in Nigeria today, thanks in no part to the DND service introduced by the NCC. However, with the New Portal, you can send bulk SMS and still get it delivered to DND phone numbers instantly.
Many times, we want to send bulk SMS to people and want it delivered at a particular period of time, but it would be difficult or outright impossible to send the SMS at that very time. A system that will process the SMS for us while we go about other businesses will be just perfect. The ‘schedule’ feature on the New SMS Portal offers that exact solution. Here is a brief tutorial on how to use it
When the DND service was introduced on July 1st 2016 by the NCC, many of us were excited and rightly so. It was high time something was done to the incessant unsolicited text messages we receive from network operators. 5 months down the line and now many wish they never subscribed for it, owing primarily to the frustrating constant cases of undelivered bulk SMS due to DND issues. It has been disastrous, to say the least.
Here at SmartSMSSolutions, from day 1 of the implementation of this service, we have been working our socks off to ensure our clients still get solutions in spite of this unfortunate situation that the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has brought upon us. Here are some landmarks we’ve attained.
Sometime ago on this platform, we gave you a wonderful insight on a 3 parts article on who and who to refer to SmartSMSSolutions to get more free SMS units and cash on the SmartSMS rewarding Refer and Earn program. Here is a brief summary of the three parts on ALL those you could refer to increase your referral points massively in no time.
We are looking at the major factors that might cause delay in crediting your bulk SMS account after making payment for bulk SMS units. Recognizing these reasons will help you either avoid it altogether or deal with it when it happens.
One factor has already been discussed. See here what it is and how to avoid been a victim if you’ve not done so already. Now we look at a second reason for delayed crediting of bulk SMS account after making payment.
There is no need telling how disappointing and annoying it is to make payments for bulk SMS units for hours or in some rare cases days, and your bulk SMS account do not get credited. In view of the urgency of the purpose for such payments, that delay sometimes is unforgivable.
It is just fitting then to look into the reasons delay might occur in crediting your bulk SMS account, so you can know how to avoid it or possibly address the situation when it occurs.
Here at SmartSMSSolutions, we are helping you to make an informed and intelligent choice on the most preferable marketing strategy to choose among the numerous ones available in today’s diverse market. Already, we’ve considered 3 major reasons why SMS marketing have an edge over others. Check them up here.
Let’s take a look at the 4th reason.
There are quite a number of online marketing strategies on rampage today, each of them offering differing approach to the areas of advertisement and marketing. If you are going into a marketing campaign though, you will want to make sure you are expending your time, energy and resources on the right strategies that yield results.
Here we look at five top reasons why you must consider SMS marketing when making a choice. 2 solid reasons have already been considered. Relive reason 1 and reason 2. Here is the 3rd reason bulk SMS has an edge.
It is a known fact that one of the things that guarantee a firm or business longevity and constant productivity is well targeted marketing. In light of this, we are looking at some of the online marketing strategies used today and how they compare, with particular focus on email marketing and bulk SMS marketing.
One area where SMS marketing seems to have an edge has been considered. In case you missed it, check it here. Now, we look at another area where bulk SMS marketing holds an advantage over its contemporaries.
With the advent of the internet and more sophisticated technology, many marketers have lots of marketing channels which they use in advertising their products and services and also keeping their existing clients engaged, thereby staying ahead of the competition.
One of the most widely used mediums of marketing today is the email and bulk SMS. While Email has had a longer stay, bulk SMS is in a competition with it for which is more valuable for use as a marketing channel.
Let us take a moment and consider the major areas key to a successful marketing campaign and see how both fare in the area of cost.