Short Codes offer a unique opportunity to engage with customers fast and effectively. We know there are a lot of regulations and rules that come along with using short codes and it can get a bit confusing. In this article we answer some frequent asked questions about short codes from some of our CDYNE customers to help ease some of the confusion.Read More
Come Thursday night the age-old question of what to do with all the leftovers rears its untimely head. One solution is to send it home with your guests…of course. After all the day is meant for giving.
But not long after said guests trickle out, the Black Friday frenzy begins. With retail stores opening their doors at outrageous hours, there’s obviously no time to stop for lunch. So why not pack up some of your leftovers while scrolling through your CDYNE SMS Notify! powered texts for a promotion or two.Read More
Opt-in landing pages are an effective way for users to consent to receive text messages.
The web application example below shows how to set up a web page for the user to opt-in online using their mobile phone number. The markup and code were created within Visual Studio using C# .NET environment.
Below is the minimum amount of information the user interface needs to have.Read More
A customer recently asked the question, “When a customer calls our DID instead of texting back, what happens to that call?” The answer depends on whether you have the DID activated for SMS, Voice, or both.
A DID is a 10-digit SMS-enabled phone number that is assigned to a customer’s SMS Notify! license key to enable two-way SMS communication through the SMS Notify! API. By default, the DID is used only for text messages when it is assigned to an SMS Notify! license key–so when you call the DID an automated recording plays the following set of instructions:Read More
The following is a simple example for saving Opt-in and Opt-out information within a mock database that if needed, can be accessed at a later time. This example was accomplished using C# in a .Net environment along with a previously created Excel 2013 spreadsheet. This application can be used with the following code used for this example:Read More