Messages

Short Message Service (SMS) is a text messaging service component of phone, web, or mobile communication systems, using standardized communications protocols that allow the exchange of short text messages between fixed line or mobile phone devices. SMS text messaging is the most widely used data application in the world, with over 3.7 billion active users, or 74% of all mobile phone subscribers. The term SMS is used as a synonym for all types of short text messaging as well as the user activity itself in many parts of the world. SMS is also being used as a form of direct marketing known as SMS marketing.
Posts about Messages
  • It’s Facebook’s Turn to Test a Stories Feature

    … and videos to their Facebook Stories, which are visible for 24 hours, and that content does not appear in News Feed or on users’ Timelines. Friends can reply to Facebook Stories with direct messages, and selfie filters and geofilters (sound familiar?) are also available. Heath also pointed out that much like Instagram, the new feature is appearing…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 35 readers -
  • Facebook Messenger Integrated With Android Auto

    … or built-in vehicle displays. The social network said: Here’s how it works: if you have Messenger installed on your Android device, you’ll be able to listen to and respond to messages through the Android Auto mobile app or supported vehicle display. Android Auto will play your messages for you; simply touch the speaker icon to hear the message read…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 17 readers -
  • Facebook, Messenger, Instagram in a Single Inbox for Businesses

    … receive nearly 5 billion comments, messages and posts by visitors each month, adding: If you actively manage communications for your business across Facebook, Messenger and Instagram, you can save time with the updated inbox by responding to all inquiries within a single app. You’ll be able to quickly scan all three channels for new updates and feel…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 23 readers -
  • Facebook Testing Jobs Tab on Pages

    … Does Facebook have LinkedIn in its crosshairs? A new Jobs tab showed up on TechCrunch’s Facebook page, and the social network confirmed to Josh Constine of TechCrunch that it was part of a test, saying: Based on behavior we’ve seen on Facebook, where many small businesses post about their job openings on their pages, we’re running a test…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 17 readers -
  • Pinterest Revamps Inbox

    … Pinterest tweaked its notifications and messages section, eliminating its You tab and moving those notifications to its News tab. The social network also combined pin likes into one notification, rather than several individual notifications, and those notifications were made much more visual. Pinterest product manager Seth Weisfeld said…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social- 14 readers -
  • Too Many Promotional Brand Posts Drive Users Away (Report)

    … Social surveyed more than 1,000 users across Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, examining brand posting trends like casual language, posting promotions and posting too frequently. Most of the survey participants indicated that the most annoying thing brands can do on a social account is post too much promotional content. Nearly 40 percent were annoyed…

    AllTwitterin Social Facebook Twitter- 22 readers -
  • Twitter Adds Message Button for Websites

    … By David Cohen on Aug. 24, 2016 - 4:00 PM Twitter Wednesday rolled out a button for websites that will allow visitors to send private messages to the individuals or companies behind those sites. The social network announced in a tweet that the new Message button is now available here for use on all websites: Announcing our new Message…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Twitter- 10 readers -
  • WWDC 16: Apple Details Game Center Changes in iOS 10, Introduces Sessions

    … their achievements and more. Once the app has been removed in iOS 10, users will be able to access these features either within games themselves, or elsewhere on their devices. Finally, Apple introduced its Sessions application-programming interface, which will add support for iCloud-based multiplayer to Game Center. Each gameplay Session will support up…

    AllTwitter- 22 readers -
  • WWDC 16: Apple Unveils iOS 10, Swift Playgrounds, More

    … ways to express yourself in Messages, a native app for Home automation and beautifully redesigned apps for Music, Maps and News that are more intuitive and more powerful, making everything you love about your iPhone and iPad even better. iOS 10 adds Siri intelligence into QuickType and Photos, automates your home with the new Home app and opens up…

    AllTwitter- 21 readers -
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