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How Is the Actual SMS Length Calculated?
Calculating the length of an SMS might seem like an easy task. Just make sure that there are 160 characters in the text and you’re good to go. But it’s not that simple. Here’s how it’s actually done.
How Will SMS Routing Boost Your Business?
With SMS routing you could deliver up to 2-3% more messages, which will influence your business directly. This is something that you shouldn’t overlook. Every percent matters. A lot.
Sent, Delivered, Failed, Undelivered - What's the Difference?
Industry jargon tends to create confusion and at times there is just no way past it. So, for the interest of clarity, we’ve decided to help clear up some of the more useful words that relate to sending SMS and what they actually mean.
Why SMS Throughput and Priority are Important?
When sending out business-critical and time-critical messages, partnering with an SMS service provider who offers high SMS throughput and SMS prioritisation is a must. But why is it so important?
Omni-channel messaging API 1.0 is now out of Beta
We're glad to announce that the omni-channel messaging API is now officially out of beta! Find out what has changed and what the future holds with our intelligent messaging platform.
Things to note when expanding messaging to Mexico
Since many of our customers operate in Mexico and other parts of Latin America, this info should help companies running SMS APIs there, or are planning on setting up shop in Mexico.
Why do we take SMS sender ID registration so seriously?
Since it’s easy to apply for a sender ID out of Messente’s online dashboard, it seems like it should be pretty straightforward to get it approved right? Well, that's not the case.
3 things we’ve learned from Sales Lab so far
In the era of technical founders, minimal viable products, and raising investment rounds, sales is a topic less discussed. However, it is a function your startup will need regardless of whether you are entering the growth phase or trying to acquire your first customers. Here's what we've learned from our first 3 Sales Lab events.
Take hotel concierge further with SMS
Hotel and hospitality marketers: You don’t have to be AirBnB to use mobile technology to give your guests the utmost experience. Use SMS notifications and SMS marketing to keep hotel guests informed about booking details and tell them about things to do in the area during their stay.
More creative ways of using SMS in healthcare
Patient care and healthcare outcomes are priorities for physicians, and technology continues to improve the patient experience. Deploying something as simple as an SMS API has a relatively significant impact on the patient experience. Those reminder text messages are fantastic! So, here are a few more ways SMS messaging helps in the healthcare sector.