SMS Marketing for Affiliates: Are you using SMS marketing in your business model? If not, why not? SMS marketing provides an opportunity to directly reach your client base. Copious marketing research suggests, when clients get a message from you they will open it. 98% of SMS messages are read, compared to 22% of emails which usually end up in the spam folder. An email (IF it is read) is opened on average six hours after being sent, whereas SMS has a four-minute open and read rate. Interestingly 91% of adults have their mobile phone within arms reach, 24 hours a day.
Quite simply far more effective than other means of communicationSince the rise of smartphones, the humble SMS has been frequently overlooked by advertisers and business owners alike. It is comprehensible given the number of alternative communication means on offer, but there is an added weight to SMS, and if used correctly it can be a hugely effective and powerful asset to your work.
Wide-reachingRegardless of internet connection or the type of phone, anyone with an SMS enabled mobile phone can receive an SMS. That means practically anyone with a mobile device!
Cost effective marketingReach your marketing goals at a lower cost, bulk SMS is incredibly cost effective compared to other advertising means.
High interestGet through to your clients directly. SMS is deeply personal and you won’t be fighting against lots of clutter competing for their attention.
Boost your salesClassic marketing rules note that it is far easier to resell to an existing client than finding a new one. Quite simply, no other marketing method can claim 98% open rates. So whether your business is long established or just taking off, you can enjoy substantial growth and improve customer satisfaction with text messaging. SMS delivery notifications, surveys, personalised vouchers and or exciting competitions, straight to your client’s smartphone.
How will you use SMS? Here at SMSwarriors, we are experts in bulk SMS and happy to guide you through the process.
Talk to us, and see for yourself how you can skyrocket your affiliate profit!