Send text message (SMS)
The following steps indicate how to send a text message (SMS)
SMS (short message service) are text messages that can contain up to 160 alphanumeric characters. From a business’s perspective, there are hundreds of potential use cases for text message marketing including sales reminders, discounts and special offers, emergency alerts, and more. The most effective business text messages are timely, informative, compelling, and easy to understand.
- Go to the leads
- Click on Text
- Type the message or select an available template
- Click Send*
*Maximum Message Length with aNinja Messaging
The aNinja Programmable Messaging platform has a limit of 1600 characters in a single incoming or outgoing message request.
Additional Considerations for Long SMS Messages
Although aNinja supports large message payloads for all Messaging channels including SMS, it is important to understand that some wireless carriers and devices may behave differently than others when receiving long SMS messages. In addition, the length of an SMS, and which characters are present will affect its price, because of a concept called segmentation.