SMS ‘marketing’ messages

 How do sms marketing messages work?

In exactly the same way the you send text messages to your friends  and family you can send them to your customers :

Great for………..

Hotels – send automated booking confirmations to guests making web bookings and also send bespoke restaurant promotions and special offers.

Restaurants -send an SMS text your list of opt-in customers with special offers and sales promotions. Due to it’s powerful viral capabilities, new bookings often come from friends and family who have been forwarded the SMS text.

Commercial property company – Short codes were used to aid sales campaigns – Outdoor billboard advertising displaying the short codes were introduced as an effective way of promoting the development to passing motorists.

SMS ‘marketing’ messaging also works for….

  • Nightclubs
  • Charities
  • Sports Clubs
  • Golf Clubs
  • Dentists
  • Retailers
  • Garages
  • Riding Stables
  • Companies – HR communications and news

Customer database

Before you can send out mobile marketing sms messsages to your customers – you need a database! You can build on mobile phone data in your existing customer database by asking customers to sign up to receive your ‘news and offers’. But the best way to get them to subscribe is via a ‘short code’ text message.

Sending sms marketing messages

OK, in theory you could use your mobile phone to send your messages but in practice it’s best to work with a specialist provider. Our partner is Textlocal who have been in the SMS messaging business for many years.


  • No contract
  • No set up fee
  • Short code for receiving text ‘opt-ins’ from £10.00 per month
  • Text messages from 4.9p each

For a FREE consultation on how

you can use

SMS ‘marketing’ messaging

as a part of your

Mobile Marketing Strategy

CALL 01202 233433