Tag: sms-messaging

Happy Birthday: The SMS Turns 25 Years Old!
Happy Birthday: The SMS Turns 25 Years Old!

This week the world of messaging celebrated a special birthday as the humble SMS turned 25! On December 3, 1992, a 22-year old software engineer sent [...]

Why is an SMS just 160 characters?
Why is an SMS just 160 characters?

In the last few decades, the world has embraced an entirely new form of English. With less letters and more numbers than regular English, ‘SMS languag[...]

SMS Still Reigns Supreme Over Competitors
SMS Still Reigns Supreme Over Competitors

The term mobile has become a household name. More than that, it’s become an accessory that the modern human can’t live without. When the term mobile i[...]

Why Is An SMS 160 Characters Or Less?
Why Is An SMS 160 Characters Or Less?

Have you ever looked up at the stars and wondered... Why is an SMS 160 characters? No? Why not? As a kid it was all I could think about, well mayb[...]

Thnx M8: SMS Pioneer Matti Makkonen's Legacy
Thnx M8: SMS Pioneer Matti Makkonen's Legacy

"It's estimated that in 2015, 8.30 trillion text messages will be sent. That speaks volumes for its importance on a global scale." On June 26 this [...]

Five Mouth-Watering Mobile Marketing Statistics
Five Mouth-Watering Mobile Marketing Statistics

As the level of consumer use surrounding smartphone devices continues to flourish, the ability to appropriately identify and capture growth for an org[...]

20 years later: Why we still love SMS!
20 years later: Why we still love SMS!

Over 20 years after the inception of SMS, we still love to text! SMS is the most commonly used method for instant communication. With almost a trillio[...]

Mobile Messaging Campaign Compliance
Mobile Messaging Campaign Compliance

Developing a mobile retention, acquisition or activation campaign for your business? It’s not just about an attention grabbing head, cut-through copy [...]

Creative Communication Beyond LOL ;)
Creative Communication Beyond LOL ;)

Do your children text you instead of talking to you? Have you ever sent a text message to someone different than intended? Does your Nanna find it dif[...]