Text Messages

  • SMS: How to Optimize and Grow Your Text Message Opt-Ins

    … While other channels continue to be more popular, there’s one communication channel that continues to spectacularly outperform every channel when it comes to driving retail traffic, non-profit donations, and immediate engagement. That channel is sending a mobile text message via SMS. SMS Marketing Statistics Text messages via SMS have a read…

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  • 5 Tips for Saving Time in the Social Networking Age

    … capabilities than Instagram does and also has its own camera roll. While this may seem elementary, implementing this can save you precious time if you can see through the next level. Set time limits for your activities According to The Telegraph, the average person has five social media accounts and spends around one hour and 40 minutes browsing these…

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  • Android Facebook Messenger Users Can Send, Receive SMS Messages

    … in blue and their SMS messages in purple, and those SMS messages will support text, images, videos, stickers, emoji and location sharing. Facebook offered instructions on how to turn on the feature in its Messenger post: Open Messenger and tap on Settings (the person icon). Select “SMS” from the list. Turn on “Default SMS app.” The social network…

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  • Instagram Introducing Two-Factor Authentication

    …, which will then receive authentication codes via text message if anyone tries to log into their accounts with their email addresses and passwords. No access will be granted to accounts without those codes. Instagram parent Facebook introduced two-factor authentication in April 2011. Instagram users: Will you begin using two-factor authentication when it becomes available to you? Image of padlock on smartphone courtesy of Shutterstock. Image of Instagram two-factor authentication courtesy of TechCrunch. …

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  • Smule Adds In-App Messaging to Sing! Karaoke App

    … to record themselves singing songs, and supports singing duets with other users. With this update, users can send invites to other users to form collaborations via messages, eliminating the need to ‘talk’ through the app’s comments feature, or through another app. Users can also share covers as messages within Sing! Karaoke. In an effort to protect each…

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  • Facebook Texting Users About Friends’ Birthdays?

    … Facebook continues to test different ways to alert users about their friends’ birthdays. Reader Matteo Gamba shared this screenshot with SocialTimes, in which he received a text message from Facebook reminding him about a friend’s birthday and giving him the options to “reply to post a wish on her Timeline or reply with 1 to post, ‘Happy Birthday!’” Readers: Have you received similar texts from the social network? …

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  • 12 Tips to Differentiate Your Content Marketing

    … – Write your content in an easily shareable content strip Tweet This!. Text Message – Ask a survey via SMS and share the results Tweet This!. Series – Write a multi-part series to keep folks coming back Tweet This!. Share – Curate and share content on a social content site like Pinterest Tweet This!. Interviews – Use an interview format…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Content- 16 readers -
  • Atmospheir Relaunches Contact Management App on iPhone

    … Atmospheir announced the redesign and relaunch of its contact management application on iPhone. Atmospheir combines its address book functionality with in-app communication tools, with the goal of automatically keeping track of each user’s changing information and social media profiles. The app allows users to create user names and separate…

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  • Minds Launches Virtual Currency-Powered Social Networking App

    … and votes, with an additional comment section allowing for more interaction between users. If two users subscribe to each other, the app’s encrypted chat functionality becomes available for direct and private communication. In a statement, Bill Ottman, founder and CEO of Minds, commented: Humanity is clearly craving a global social network…

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  • PingTank: Create, Share Animated Images on iOS

    … to take new photos or upload images from their camera rolls. Users then browse the available animations, which are separated by category, and they can preview each before selecting their favorite. Users can add a description to the final product before sharing these short videos through Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, email, text or even the PingTank…

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  • Social Shopping App Zurf Launches on iOS, Android

    … Zurf, a social Web browsing and shopping app, officially launched out of private beta on iOS and Android devices. The app looks to truly socialize each user’s Internet (and Internet shopping) experience by eliminating the need to send links to product pages through multiple apps or platforms (text, email, etc.) just to ask for a friend’s…

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