Send a Text Message using .NET Core 1.0 in 15 seconds

Mr. Hanselman said .Net 5 is dead. ASP.NET 5 is now ASP.NET Core 1.0 and Entity Framework 7 is now Entity Framework Core 1.0. With the whole new core concept Microsoft is doing a good job keeping things interesting with new and old .Net followers. With Visual studio code you can now run C-sharp and vb.net both on Mac it seems. So l...

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How to send a Bulk/Group/Mass Text Message to your clients

Mass Text Messaging with Free Contact Manager With PureText's Mass SMS Textual Messaging service you can import contacts from your google account, filter out the ones that don't have a phone number and select the imported contacts to send a text to your selected contact in case your want to  advertise, promote, announce...

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Send a Text Message using JavaScript/Node.js in 15 seconds

So you have learned Node.js and you want to do something out of the ordinary by allowing your app to communicate with users real time. You could build an app for an event promoter that sends texts every Friday/Saturday evening promoting an event and even handle text responses or you could just build an app that texts every friend of yours once a w...

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Why Your Real Estate Marketing Plan Needs SMS Outreach

The first step to every business transaction is reaching the customers. The real estate business is no exception. As door-to-door sales were diminished by phone calls, emails (and phone calls as well) are becoming less favorable when compared to texting. Texting is no longer optional. It is a necessity to your real estate marketing plan. Tex...

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SMS Marketing: An Often Forgotten Goldmine In A Good Mobile Strategy

Looking for a new way to reach your customers that your competitors probably aren't trying yet? Columnist Brian Patterson recommends SMS marketing. Read on to learn why. Brian Patterson   on January 20, 2016 at 11:02 am http://marketingland.com/sms-marketing-often-forgotten-goldmine-good-mobile-strategy-159597 There are a lot of di...

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SMS Text Message Marketing and its Contribution to the Success of Your Business

Different gadgets such as smartphone as well as the other types of cellphone has gained popularity nowadays as a way of communicating other people. In addition to that, the latest advancements in technology every now and then which further increase the capabilities of these gadgets will undoubtedly result to a continuous growth in this sector. Ev...

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Effective Ways to Maximize the Benefits of Text Message Marketing

In this era of technology advancement, it is not surprising for people and businesses to experience and be confronted with a lot of innovations. This has prompted businesses to engage in more results-oriented advertising programs that aim for actual behavioral responses which are, of course, in favor of the business enterprise. Among the fast-risi...

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Should Your Business Switch to VoIP?

Voice over internet protocol technology cuts telecommunications costs and improves productivity. But is it right for your business? by PETER ALEXANDER on Entrepreneur.com You're at an internet café and get an important business call--on your laptop. You're on the road and receive an urgent voice mail--in your e-mail inbox. Your busine...

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Do you need a shortcode for 2-way SMS?

Shortcodes - 4 to 5 digit numbers you can send a text from e.g. 4112 are expensive and have a monthly recurring cost.  The real cost of shortcodes is around $1000/mo but thats a random shortcode as in you don't have a choice of what shortcode is assigned to you. If you want a vanity shortcode for two way SMS then it would cost double - $2000/mo...

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Receive text on your server using csharp .net

//Receive Text using .net //When you login to your dashboard, numbers are displayed on the left //Each number has an input box to enter the URL of the page where you'll receive the text //This URL cannot be on your local. //We will make an HTTP post to the URL you enter below the number in your...

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How to send a text using node.js

So let's get started, to do a quick and dirty POC you'll need: An API token key  (free API token  here )    A 'From' number through your SMS gateway (Get a free one  here )     Copy Paste the following code in your IDE and replace the API Token and From Number values from the ones in your dashboard ...

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