What is Bulk SMS?
Bulk SMS if a feature that allows you to send a mass text message out to contacts in your database, who have opted-in (subscribed) to receive promotional offers from you. It is a powerful mobile marketing tool being used by many businesses to reach customers on a platform you know they’ll see, their cell phone. Send out text digital tickets and coupons or free text message advertisements, letting people know about upcoming sales, promotions, VIP offers, and events you have.
Imagine this… You are with your girlfriend trying to decide where to eat after watching a movie. Suddenly your cell phone vibrates, and you get a message saying “Come to Johnny’s tonight, 2 people eat for $20″ … “Text (EAT) to 407-299-2088, to reserve a table now”
How to use Bulk SMS
You have built your database of contacts and gotten the necessary opt-in confirmations, and now using our Bulk SMS feature you can send out text message blasts containing information that is important to your business.
• Target specific groups: Our Bulk SMS feature takes target marketing to the next level, allowing you to send specific messages to specific groups. So if you want to promote a product to only girls or guys you can. Or if you want to send a message to everyone who has a birthday in the month, you can segment your database to do this so that only the people in that category get the messsage.
• Message the world: There is no limit to where you messages can be sent. You can advertise your specials, products, and promotions to people anywhere in the world.
• Send out digital coupons and advertisements: Pangolin’s Bulk SMS feature allows you to send out customized digital coupons and advertisement, specifically showcasing your product, service or event.
• Our system helps build your database of contacts: Pangolin’s systems is automatically setup to help you build your list of contacts. Anytime someone texts into the system, our technology captures their cell phone number, and stores it for you to contact at a later time. You can also upload existing contacts into the system, to increase the size of your database.
Note that there are rules and regulations that affect how BULK SMS can be used in certain jurisdictions and geographic territories. Some of these are discussed in the RULES AND REGULATIONS section of our web site. It is a condition of the license agreement of IMU software that you be familiar with, and abide by these rules and regulations in your area.
20th Century Fox uses Pangolin’s Bulk SMS feature!
20th Century Fox used Pangolin’s BULK SMS feature when promoting their new movie ICE AGE 2 “The Melt Down”.