SMS marketing software can make or break your business’s marketing plan. Small businesses especially can find text marketing platforms and text messaging software hugely beneficial, as they can communicate with many customers instantly (and usually at an affordable price). While the text messaging software itself is generally simple to use, it can be difficult to decide which text marketing platform is most suited to your business’s needs. Does the interface’s simplicity matter more or less than the price per message? Do you need a platform that aids only in mass text messages, or would you also like to send out email blasts and voice broadcasts? Do you want your texts to include images or videos? All of these are important considerations when deciding on an SMS marketing software for your business. Here, we break down the pros and cons of five of our favorite text marketing platforms. 1. Texting Base
What are the worst wildfires in U.S. history? In the past few weeks, wildfires have been devastating Australia. Recent counts say that there have been at least 25 human casualties. Over half a billion animals have been killed in the flames. Americans watching from afar may be wondering how this compares to the worst wildfires in their own country. Death tolls from large fires only started being recorded in 1871. So, it’s difficult to know how deadly fires were in the first century or so of American independence. However, the top five worst recorded wildfires in U.S. history all happened over a century ago. The sixth most deadly, though, is much more recent. Here, we explain the six worst wildfires in U.S. history. We also discuss what you can do to keep yourself and others safe when a fire breaks out. 1. The Peshtigo Fire (1871) The Peshtigo Fire is
If you love live music, you won’t want to miss out on a visit to one of the top 10 concert venues in the United States. Of course, there are thousands of concert halls, amphitheatres and live concert venues in America – but for this updated 2020 edition of our list, we’ve chosen just 10 of the best options in the United States. Read on, and see where you should be catching a concert this year! 1. Hollywood Bowl Nestled in the Hollywood Hills in Los Angeles, CA, The Hollywood Bowl is an amphitheater that has been recognized as one of the best music venues in America by publications like Rolling Stone magazine. It’s well-known for its unique band shell, consisting of a set of concentric arches, and its close proximity to the “Hollywood Sign.” It’s one of the most well-known concert venues in the entire world, and a major
Event planners wear a lot of hats and we are trying to help out by breaking down our top 9 event management blogs for 2020. Whether it’s hosting, interior decorating, costume design, catering, or janitorial tasks, event planners have to be constantly on their game to keep up with the demands of the job. Want to stay ahead of the game with all the latest news and trends? It’s important to be intentional about seeking out communities that provide practical and important information on a regular basis. Here, we make that job easier by compiling a list of our ten favorite event blogs. From weddings to conferences, any event can be improved by following the tips and news provided here. 1. Gallus Events Gallus Events is a UK event consulting firm. Their CEO and head consultant, William Thomson, is available as a speaker. He also keeps up a podcast and
Text message marketing is more important than ever, making Instagram texting a vital tool for influencers. This should be no surprise to Instagram influencers, who know the importance of communication. After all, the only way to become and remain an influencer is to communicate well with a target audience. And while influencers are often seen as a marketing tool themselves, it’s important that they do their own marketing and communication to stay visible and relevant. This task means using the latest tools to keep up with the ever-increasing demands of communication with a large audience. The key? Text message marketing via Instagram texting. Here, we discuss how Instagram texting works, why it matters, how to set up a second phone number to communicate with followers, and which Instagram influencers are doing it right already. How to Add a Phone Number to an Instagram Account The most important part of Instagram
Every business owner knows that mass texting matters in business. It’s no secret that SMS marketing is one of the greatest uses of mass texting services. But with so much mass texting software on the market, how should a business choose a text message marketing software? Here, we provide a list of the most important questions a business should know the answers to before choosing a mass text message marketing software. The answers won’t make the decision for you, but they should help you narrow down the wide selection available and find the program best suited to your business’s needs. The questions? Who, what, when, where, why, and how. Who Will Need Access to Your Mass Texting Software? The first thing to consider is who will need to access your SMS marketing software to send out messages. If your business is small, a single staff member may handle all communication.
This post originally appeared on the DialMyCalls blog in October 2018. But with 2020 right around the corner, here’s a revised version that addresses everything you need to know about how voice broadcasting works, as well as why voice broadcasts are still important in 2020 and steps you can take to get started. How Does Voice Broadcasting Work? (Video) Interested in using a voice broadcasting service in your business, school, nonprofit, or other organization? If so, you probably have some questions about what exactly voice broadcasting is – as well as how it works, what it can do, and how it could benefit you. Here, we’ll take a look at all of these topics and more to help you understand voice broadcasts. What Is a Voice Broadcasting Service? Voice broadcasting is a tool that allows you to send recorded voice messages to multiple phone numbers simultaneously. The sender can record
What are the best small business marketing and news blogs for 2020? There’s a lot to love about the upcoming holiday season. Time with friends and family, good food, and breaks from work. We love these good reasons to love the hustle and bustle at the end of the year. But one of our favorite things is the marketing opportunities provided to small businesses. See, we’re big fans of small business owners. And we know that the holiday shopping rush is a great time to find new customers. It can also be a great opportunity to let our target audience know who we are and what we do. Small business marketing can be a tricky thing to master. However, you can find plenty of knowledge online from those who have already figured out some of the difficult parts. Here, we list ten of our favorite small business marketing blogs. You
The DialMyCalls developers are constantly improving our mass texting and calling service to make it the best communication platform around! Below you will find the official changelog which will show all updates*, bug fixes and new features that are added to DialMyCalls’ mass notification system: November 2019 — PHP 7.3 Improved Vanity Number searching. Updated pricing page. Updated V3 confirmation page Improved contact groups listing. iOS Version 3.10.1 Released Android Version 3.10.0 Released October 2019 — Pushed several updates and fixes to V3 reporting. Added clickable hyperlinks to 2-way text messaging window. Fix user counts for contact groups (V3). Access Account permissions hotfix. Several updates pushed to mobile apps. Fixed “Non-Mobile” status on broadcast reports. Fixed recording playback on iOS mobile app. Updated uploading contacts modal. September 2019 — Improved functionality of embeddable customer widgets. Updated “Refer-A-Friend” is now live! Advanced filtering for V3 reports updated. August 2019 — Fixed
If you’re a property manager or landlord, you may be wondering how you can improve your property management business – and you might not be sure where to start. In this guide, we’ll help property managers learn the basics on how to gather tenant feedback, and use it to become a better property manager or landlord. Read on, and get more details about how you can improve your property management business by gathering feedback and taking action on your tenants’ responses. 1. Set up an Automated Call-In / Complaint Line for Feedback One of the best ways to recognize immediate problems at your properties is to set up an automated call-in line for complaints and feedback. Using a service like DialMyCalls, it’s easy to set up an automated, anonymous hotline where your tenants can call to discuss their feedback about your properties. An automated call-in line is a good way
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