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
  • 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- 10 readers -
  • Facebook Testing Jobs Tab on Pages

    … with information from their public profiles. Pages receive completed applications as Facebook messages. Constine speculated that Facebook’s test of profile tags in 2015 was conducted with an eye toward potential new features such as the jobs tab on pages. Readers: What are your thoughts on Facebook’s test of a jobs tab for pages? Screenshot courtesy of Josh Constine, TechCrunch. …

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 12 readers -
  • Pinterest Revamps Inbox

    … Pins” you used to see, now they’re consolidated into one simple story that you can tap into for more details. And everything else you’re used to seeing is here too, including: Your own personalized recommendations. The ideas people you know are saving and liking in the topics you care about most. Who all’s been following your boards, and liking…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social- 7 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- 14 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- 7 readers -
  • WWDC 16: Apple Details Game Center Changes in iOS 10, Introduces Sessions

    … During WWDC 16 last week, Apple unveiled a number of changes coming to Game Center in iOS 10. Game Center is Apple’s social gaming platform, which allows developers to add achievements, leader boards and multiplayer functionality to iOS games. With this update, Game Center will support Messages-based invites for multiplayer matches…

    AllTwitter- 14 readers -
  • WWDC 16: Apple Unveils iOS 10, Swift Playgrounds, More

    … During its WWDC 16 keynote Monday, Apple unveiled iOS 10, the next version of its iOS operating system. Apple described iOS 10 as “the biggest iOS release ever,” and it will include updates for a number of Apple’s apps, including Maps, Photos and Messages. Here are some of the updates Apple unveiled: The Messages app will be updated…

    AllTwitter- 12 readers -
  • How Facebook, Twitter Updates Improve Customer Service

    … for continual support. Promoted responsiveness: Pages now allow brands to promote how responsive they are to messages. Companies that respond to 90 percent of inquiries within five minutes can add a “Very Responsive” badge to their page. Additionally, administrators may opt, instead, for a badge that states the average response time explicitly. Not only does…

    AllTwitterin Social Facebook Twitter How To's- 17 readers -
  • Report: Ignore Customers on Social at Your Own Peril

    … dialog. A total of 90 percent of the 1,000 consumers surveyed have used social sites to communicate with a brand in some way. What’s more, consumers reach out on social before all other methods, including phone or email, when they have a problem with a product or service. Messages requiring responses also increased 18 percent over the [ast year…

    Inside Facebookin Social Facebook Twitter- 15 readers -
  • Updated Checklist for Social Media Managers (Infographic)

    … team members are contributing the most? Is your audience talking about anything new or exciting that you can tap into? Encourage sharing with employee advocacy: Employee advocacy is the idea of encouraging your employees to share your content with their social communities. Employee advocacy helps brands take advantage of the massive networks…

    AllTwitterin Social EMail Facebook Twitter- 49 readers -
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