SMS marketing

SMS marketing

Send SMS securely and at scale

e-shot is available on the G-Cloud 12 framework

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Personalise and automate text messages

SMS can dramatically boost engagement and conversions and e-shot enables you to send highly personalised text messages at scale. Features such as dedicated virtual numbers, shortcodes, reply services, dynamic personalisation and a preference centres help to ensure your SMS messages are consistent and conversational. 

SMS is also available as part of the marketing automation tools, enabling multi-channel campaigns in a single interface. A single contact view of engagement provides detailed activity history with SMS and email combined. 

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Campaign management

Campaign management

Build SMS campaigns quickly and easily. Campaigns can either be sent separately or included as part of automations on a scheduled or triggered basis.

Personalise your message with standard information such as First Name or create custom data fields to share information such as unique URLs and dates with specific contacts. Links can be monitored and the facility to manage preferences and unsubscribes can be automatically included.

Secure and trusted

Secure and trusted

We have connections with only the highest quality, Tier-1 and UK direct connections used to deliver your message...instantly. In fact, we can deliver over 300 SMS per second to deliver high volume requirements.

Our infrastructure is all UK-based with the relevant credentials for government work.

Dedicated virtual numbers and Short Codes help to ensure your messages only represent your brand. We work with the Mobile Ecosystem Forum (MEF) who operate a messaging code of conduct that protects enterprises and consumers from unwanted messages.

Comprehensive reporting

Comprehensive reporting

SMS is fully integrated into the e-shot™ platform so you can see your contact engagement whether it is via email or SMS.
Multi-channel automation

Multi-channel automation

Create sophisticated multi-channel automations with both email and SMS messaging for high impact, super effective campaigns.
 

Case study

RED Driving School

Effective, personalised engagement at scale, driving the bottom line  

"e-shot™ is the backbone of our marketing communications and has taken our acquisition programme to a new level. Email is our most important channel, which is now getting even better results with the addition of SMS. The integration of both media, and combined reporting is proving very, very effective.”

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SMS for security and urgent communications

SMS for security and urgent announcements

Need SMS to send OTP (one-time passwords) as part of your MFA (multi-factor authentication) process? Talk to us about how we can help

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