Messenger allows you to send SMS texts to an individual or groups of people online in seconds. Our market leading, multi award winning service provides cutting edge functionality backed up with fanatical support. Whether you are a local fish & chip shop sending 20 messages or a global brand transmitting 1,000,000 mailmerged/personalised texts, Textlocal provides everything you need for your mobile marketing.
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Introducing Messenger 2.0
The Multi-Award Winning Online Mobile Messaging Service
The complete mobile messaging toolkit for your business
Messenger is widely recognised as the most popular, feature rich, reliable and low cost online mobile messaging service that enables you to instantly communicate with any group of people, any size, anywhere. Effortlessly send and receive high quality SMS texts, MMS picture & audio messages. Link these to your free mobile web pages made with our simple editor. Complete with full reporting and the highest quality of service. We offer unbeatable SMS text prices so why not signup now for a account and see for yourself?
NEW Messenger app for your mobile allows you to send messages on the go and download contacts from your phone.
our mobile messaging services are fantastic
We had a total of 7,608 responses to all our short codes during spring which amounted to more than £12,000.
Rebecca Bednall, Marie Curie
We generated an ROI of 16:1 by maximising the value from unsold ticket inventory using SMS Marketing.
Jonathan Broad, ENO
We received 10-12% redemptions on bulk texts sent which equates to around £10,000 of sales.
Sending bulk SMS has helped to keep our members motivated in a cost-effective way.
Jennifer Cawkwell, NHS Knowsley
Through our mobile marketing text services our customers can manage their finances with ease.
Gary Solomon, Card One Banking
In the first 3 months we had received over 120 messages into our Textlocal short code.
Kate Bindotti, Clock Communications
Some of the award winning features of Messenger include:
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Using the power of an SMS marketing shortcode keyword (e.g text SHOWME to 60777/66777) or a dedicated mobile number (text anything to 077xx xxxxxx), your customers can communicate directly with your business in seconds. With the power of SMS text autoresponders anyone can opt-in to receive your SMS marketing texts, request brochures, obtain links to any mobile content - and you capture their mobile number for future communication. Messages can be forwarded to email, websites or another phone.
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Engage in 2 way mobile marketing communication with your customers, staff or members using our Reply Numbers. Each message that you send can be replied to and the response stored in your free Messenger account or forwarded to any email address, website or mobile number.
With our MMS Gateway you can easily send group MMS messages including images, audio files, video clips or vCard contacts. This feature also supports QR Codes and Bar Codes which are swiftly becoming a fundamental part of mobile marketing. Using mobile to administer tickets is cost effective, user friendly and kind to the environment.
With our inbound MMS feature, you can easily receive MMS messages (images, audio files, video clips or vCard contacts) into your Inbox, PC or email. There are hundreds of uses for receiving MMS from customers, clients or staff. For instance, MMS messaging can be used for insurance claims to accelerate the process, classified adverts and also as content which is streamed live to your website.
It takes just five minutes of development time to connect to every mobile phone on the planet. You can do this using any programming language (PHP, .NET, Java etc.) with no more effort than opening up a webpage. You simply fetch the recipient opt-in mobile number(s) from your database or HTML form and build up the message content string (merging details if required). Access to our SMS API Gateway is free, you only pay for the low cost SMS text credits.
An Email to SMS Gateway is an inbuilt feature of your Messenger account, allowing you to send SMS texts from any email application be it Outlook, Hotmail, your opt-in database or monitoring tool. If your system can send an email, you can send an SMS text from it. It is extremely simple and intuitive to use - simply send an email to anyMobileNumber@txtlocal.co.uk once you have opened your account.
With our free Mobile Web Page editor you can create your own mobile web pages in minutes. You can import images, tables and then cut & paste in your copy. Then using Messenger you simply send this mobile web page out as a link within a text to your customers and then track who clicks through with our comprehensive reports.