SMSText Marketing Benefits
Build brand loyalty, grow your customer database, and of course increase revenue by engaging your
consumers with mobile coupons, text to win promotions, mobile surveys, and insider news.
In today’s economy shoppers are more value conscious than ever. In fact 40% of shoppers say the
greatest influence on where they shop are sales and promotions, according to a recent National Retail
Federation survey (www.nrf.com/modules.php?name=News&op=viewlive&sp_id=855&parent_id=960&peer_rev=1&nrf_or=0).
Exert your influence – with IDT SMS Text Marketing you can offer your customers personalized
promotions in the palm of their hands, any time, anywhere.
Increase Sales and Brand Exposure
SMS marketing is perfect for local and national organisation wishing to promote products or services,
provide incentives, and increase customer loyalty and retention. Organizations can send messages to
their opt-in subscribers with coupons code inserted directly into the message. Customers can come to
your offices or stores and present their coupon right on their cell phones for redemption.
Doctors will never miss another appointment because they can use SMS to remind their patients of
their upcoming appointments. Never again will you have to call patients individually to remind them
of their upcoming appointments.
Mass Alert to everyone
Since 80% of all cell phone users carry their phones all the time, a SMS to their cell phones is the
perfect way to alert your subscribers or clients of any urgent information, such as a change of
appointment, or product ready for pickup. IDT's SMS Marketing platform is an ideal way for school
districts to send alerts to parents regarding school closings, changes in schedules…etc.
Benefits of SMS Marketing Campaigns:
The benefits of including mobile marketing in your overall marketing strategy are numerous:
§ Deliverability: As 94% of all SMS are read, your marketing SMS will be seen by virtually all of
the subscribers in your campaign.
§ Qualified Recipients: Since your subscribers have opted to receiving your offers and
promotional SMS, you know they have an active interest in your business, and your products.
§ Flexibility: With SMS sent and received within minutes of starting your campaign, you can use
mobile marketing for ad-hoc purposes, such as driving traffic to your store/organization on
clearing out overstock items before end of month.
§ Range of Use: Mobile Marketing can be used for a wide range of purpose, announcing new
product, one day special, new store opening, special events etc. Subscribers can be treated
as an exclusive group for offers and information that only they have access to, increasing
loyalty, purchases and speed of communications.
Who can use SMS marketing
SMS can be used for any type of business or service. SMS is also commonly used by churches, community service and elected officials to keep constituents up to date.
Some examples of businesses that have benefited from SMS Marketing are:
- Real Estate Agents
- Retail Stores
- Night Club/Bars/Promoters
- Fitness Centers
- Chamber Organizations
The Most Complete Coverage
IDT works with over 40 carriers throughout the United States.
All of our messages or delivered via the true SMS protocol so
you know the messages will be delivered reliably within seconds.