Two-Way Text Messaging

A Guide to Registering Your Business for Texting

A Guide to Registering Your Business for Texting

New texting requirements for businesses who use SMS texting Mobile carriers implemented a new registration requirement to help verify SMS text messaging traffic from business phone numbers. These requirements apply to all BellesLink customers sending text messages from their BellesLink accounts, regardless of use case. Why do I have to register my business for texting? As business SMS traffic increases,… [Read more »]

How to Get a Text Opt-in from Your Customers

How to Get a Text Opt-in from Your Customers

How do you get an opt-in from your customers for text messaging? Getting an opt-in is important, but it is not complicated. You can get the “express written consent” needed for compliance when the conversation starts by phone, text, or face-to-face. What is a text messaging opt-in? Opting in to receive text messages from your business means your customer has… [Read more »]

Getting More Responses from Business Texts

Getting More Responses from Business Texts

Do your texts look like SPAM or a legitimate business offer? If people are not responding, it’s probably because your messages don’t include the five things needed for a trustworthy text. The typical bad business text The typical business text has a name, it’s called SPAM. We all get them and probably no one responds to them. That’s because these… [Read more »]