News and Articles for BulkSMS - 2017

  • 29 November 2017 BulkSMS getting ready for GDPR

    The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) will be in force from 25 May 2018. In preparing for GDPR, BulkSMS wishes to provide our clients with the assurance that we are working toward ensuring compliance with the GDPR prior to the regulation’s enforcement date. Read more.

  • 09 November 2017 How the recent updates to the WASPA Code of Conduct apply to Premium Rated Services

    In July 2017, the Wireless Application Service Providers’ Association (WASPA) released an updated Code of Conduct containing new clauses around premium rated services offered by SMS messaging providers. These clauses have been added to align WASPA’s Code of Conduct more... Read more.

  • 06 October 2017 When to use SMS as a survey tool

    One of most effective ways to obtain customer insights is to conduct surveys. One of the biggest struggles faced with conducting surveys is getting customers to complete them. If only there was a way that customers could send quick feedback via a platform that is both well-known and trusted. Read more.

  • 28 September 2017 Seven ways to use SMS in Real Estate

    In recent years, many businesses within the property and real estate industry have jumped aboard the mobile messaging bandwagon in order to improve sales and customer service. The reason? Bulk SMS messaging allows for property brokers, agents, tenants, online property websites and customers to stay connected with buyers, sellers and tenants in real-time. Read more.

  • 28 August 2017 SMS helps to destress | 3 reasons to use SMS in your Spa or Salon

    Does it annoy you when someone misses their appointment? The wax is ready, or the nail polish laid out, everything is prepped, and, for whatever reason, your client does not arrive. Missed appointments are not only frustrating, they affect revenue and can also lead to a break down in the relationship between you and your client. Read more.

  • 28 July 2017 Eight ways SMS assists in online sales

    The e-Commerce industry is a diverse space fraught with opportunity. According to an article on Lemonstand, the global e-commerce sector is a trillion dollar industry that is affording amazing long term opportunities for businesses who are willing to reinvent the retail experience online. Read more.

  • 29 May 2017 SMS | The sustainable communications channel

    Communicating with travellers on a global scale can be difficult. One needs to find a ubiquitous channel to use when outlining, explaining or enhancing any community initiatives or programmes. What better channel to use, than the simple SMS. Read more.

  • 24 April 2017 SMS in the financial services industry

    Mobile messaging has seen tremendous growth in the financial industry over the last few years. Financial institutes are beginning to embrace the ubiquity of mobile technologies and are integrating SMS into their business communications. Read more.

  • 13 April 2017 Limited Support available

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  • 08 March 2017 SMS improves the shopping experience

    Retailing involves the buying and selling of goods or services through multiple channels to earn a profit. How does SMS fit in? Read more.

  • 28 January 2017 SMS is the smart choice takes a look at SMS in the education indsustry and outlines key areas where SMS can be used to communicate with staff, students and parents. Read more.