How to transform your business texts

Posted by in SMS Tips & Tricks on April 24th, 2023

Messages like booking reminders and order confirmations often fall into the ‘boring’ trap. But don’t worry, there’s a simple way out! Ditch the blunt language and double down on creating functional-but-fun content to build rapport with customers. See our top content tips below.

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Bulk SMS templates for schools

Posted by in SMS Tips & Tricks on April 12th, 2023

SMS is an instant, direct way to contact parents and staff. Schools across the UK use FireText not only for our market-leading security credentials, but our 1:1 content support too. On that note, we’ve put together some nice and snappy bulk SMS examples just for you – take a look and be inspired!

Case study: KidCoachApp

Posted by in FireText's Wonderful Customers on March 1st, 2023

KidCoachApp is a tool that inspires parents to have meaningful conversations with their children. It prompts interesting chats by asking questions like ‘is luck a real thing?’ or ‘would chocolate rain be a good thing?’ The app’s founder, Kavin, came to FireText with an open mind; to introduce texting as a quick, snappy channel to […]

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The who-what-how guide to SMS lead generation

Posted by in How To on February 13th, 2023

‘What’s the best way to generate SMS leads?’ you ask. Here’s a little list we made earlier. Encourage leads and customers to opt in with these top-tier tips and tools. The humble web form The classic web form comes in many shapes and sizes. A popular one being the website pop-up, where your website visitors […]

SMS for small businesses: top things to consider (2023)

Posted by in SMS Tips & Tricks on January 18th, 2023

Small businesses across the UK use text messaging to save time, be seen and grow sales. Check out our top texting tips – plus some ways you can use SMS to outdo your competition (even on a smaller budget). Check out the recent reviews of SMS providers We actively encourage enquiring small businesses to take […]

Black Friday SMS: The ultimate guide for businesses (2023)

Posted by in SMS Tips & Tricks on November 18th, 2022

Despite reduced spending, the number of shoppers planning to purchase in the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales this year has risen by 6% versus last year. With plenty of people preparing for the best deals and gifts, it makes sense to let them know directly via SMS. Here’s your ultimate guide to Black Friday […]

Case study: CKW Chartered Certified Accountants

Posted by in FireText's Wonderful Customers on October 14th, 2022

SMS is booming in the accountancy world. CKW, a Manchester-based firm of Chartered Certified Accountants, is living proof. The team save heaps of time by delivering vital updates – from book-keeping reminders to tax return deadlines – to their clients from the FireText platform. With the praises of director, Alistair, we tell CKW’s success story […]

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Beauty & wellness: SMS Tools to revitalise your Black Friday campaign

Posted by in SMS Tips & Tricks on October 11th, 2022

From makeup product drop promos to spa appointment reminders, SMS is dominating the beauty industry. After all, it’s an instant way to communicate with mobile-orientated masses. With Black Friday coming, there’s a chance to level up. Backed by an industry-leading platform and team of SMS experts, your beauty brand can boost engagement and team efficiency […]

Black Friday SMS for retailers

Retailers: Stock up & stand out with Black Friday SMS

Posted by in SMS Tips & Tricks on October 6th, 2022

You’ll hear it time and time again: send the right message at the right time on the right channel. With a bleaker Black Friday expected, the right message is in fact crucial. Many consumers will be making more conscious choices about how they spend their money. They’ll need clear, targeted and meaningful messages. Here’s how, […]