Statistics show that nearly 97% of text messages are actually opened and read within minutes. With our simple text message marketing platform we can have you sending messages to your prospective clients in minutes. Text message marketing is fast, and it grabs attention. In today's information saturated world, your business needs to do the things that will effectively improve profits quickly. With our system you can make your text messages personal, relevant, so you can protect, improve your brand image, and increase your businesses ROI.
Top companies like Coca-cola have increased their text message marketing budget, because it's undoubtedly a great opportunity for businesses. With text message marketing you can offer mobile discounts coupons, mobile voting, loyalty programs, and much more. You can actually automate the whole process so you can easily set it and forget it! You can auto target, import contact lists, and get multi-user location access. This is truly an opportunity to increase brand awareness, and certainly increase profits.
Over the last few years mobile marketing via sms has become a legitimate channel to reach your prospective consumers. The beauty of this opportunity is that consumers view text messages as a more personal non-marketing outlet, so they are more likely to open the text. In addition, this is a market that is relatively untapped. Reports show that mobile marketing will continue to become more popular, as the majority of American adults are now using smart phones.
Statistics to Know When Pursuing Text Message Marketing as a Marketing Channel for You Business
On average a cell phone is checked once every 6 minutes.
Mobile marketing sales are expected to reach more than $400 billion by 2015, compared to $139 billion in 2012.
3.5 billion of the approximately 4 billion cell phones in the world cycle, are SMS-enabled.
Cell phones have almost 8 times the response rate of an email.
On average text messages are read within 4 minutes.
Caveat; promoting your brand via text messaging can be tricky, as individuals are selective about the types of information the are willing to receive on their cell phone. So it is very important to use native advertising strategies when using this marketing channel. Your business must understand the consumers preferences to ensure you develop a long-term relationship. A very common mistake is to over-saturate a prospective client with messages that do not cater to their behaviors and preferences. We specialize in making sure you convey that your customers are open to accept, and respond to.
Text Message marketing is a very valuable tool if done right. The key is making sure you select the right team that understands the rules, regulations, and strategies to create a powerful and effective text message marketing campaigns. Here at I am Business Marketing we pride ourselves in developing custom marketing channels that fit your businesses specific needs. Reach out to us today to learn more about the services we offer, and let us help you take your business to the next level.