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Being informed before any decision is made is normally the best way for any business to remain successful. We all know that knowledge is power. 

So to help offer an impartial perspective, as well as an insight into the way we tick at FareText, we’ve dedicated this page to everything that’s newsworthy about the wonderful world of business SMS. 

We’ll aim to update you on the cream of the crop of business text-related articles, as well as any relevant techie news we think might be interesting (not yawn-inducing!). For those of you with a discerning mind, or you might just want to ask us a question, we’ve created this new section as a blog for you to offer an opinion.

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Superfast South Yorkshire Connection and Innovation Vouchers Scheme

on Thursday, 02 August 2018. Posted in News.

Superfast South Yorkshire Connection and Innovation Vouchers Scheme

FareText is proud to announce that we have benefited from funding issued by the Superfast South Yorkshire Innovation Vouchers Scheme.

Superfast South Yorkshire Connection and Innovation Vouchers Scheme provide eligible SME's with funding to improve their broadband connections and/or introduce digital innovations into the business.

An update to the FareText Privacy Policy

on Thursday, 26 April 2018. Posted in News.

An update to the FareText Privacy Policy

An update to the FareText Privacy Policy.

Your privacy is important to FareText and we want to be clear about the data we collect, how we use it and your rights to control that information, which is why we’ve made some important updates to our Privacy Policy.

Important Legal Changes to Direct Marketing when using SMS

on Monday, 16 March 2015. Posted in News.

Important Legal Changes to Direct Marketing when using SMS

You may or may not be aware of changes happening to the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulation 2003 (‘PECR’) from 6th April 2015.

These changes are very important and affect every business contacting customers and potential customers by telephone or SMS communication that could be defined as direct marketing.

Are You Leaving Potential Customers Behind? How SMS Marketing Can Convert Leads Into Sales

on Thursday, 28 August 2014. Posted in News.

Are You Leaving Potential Customers Behind? How SMS Marketing Can Convert Leads Into Sales

Most companies will reply in the affirmative if asked whether they employ common marketing practices like SEO, social media, PPC and offline methods. However, for some reason and despite living in an increasingly mobile oriented world...

SMS Marketing: What it Takes to Keep Consumers on Your List

on Wednesday, 27 August 2014. Posted in News.

SMS Marketing: What it Takes to Keep Consumers on Your List

Are you a business owner looking to build your SMS marketing list? Having a nice, healthy list of customers to market to is the one and only way that you will be successful. It is not enough, however, to simply get these names and add them to a list...

5 Reasons to Try Text Message Marketing for Your Small Business

on Wednesday, 27 August 2014. Posted in News.

5 Reasons to Try Text Message Marketing for Your Small Business

Text messaging isn’t just a convenient way to chat with friends. It’s also a powerful mobile marketing tool for small businesses. The vast majority of Americans own a cellphone, and most use their phone to send and receive text messages, also known as SMS messages…

Are You Leaving Potential Customers Behind? How SMS Marketing Can Convert Leads Into Sales

on Wednesday, 27 August 2014. Posted in News.

Are You Leaving Potential Customers Behind? How SMS Marketing Can Convert Leads Into Sales

Most companies will reply in the affirmative if asked whether they employ common marketing practices like SEO, social media, PPC and offline methods. However, for some reason and despite living in an increasingly mobile oriented world...

British Consumers Warmly Embracing SMS Marketing

on Tuesday, 17 June 2014. Posted in News.

British Consumers Warmly Embracing SMS Marketing

Consumers across the pond are embracing SMS marketing to an impressive degree in 2013. And the trend line is pointing further north. According to a report published by Warc on Wednesday, SMS and push messages are the preferred form of mobile marketing for almost half of UK consumers...

SMS Marketing: Is It Right for Your Restaurant?

on Tuesday, 17 June 2014. Posted in News.

SMS Marketing: Is It Right for Your Restaurant?

“Technology has gone to the top of restaurant-owner action lists for 2013,” says Hudson Riehle, senior vice president of research at the National Restaurant Association. Why? It’s what the industry’s key demographic (18- to 34-year-olds) wants most. We’ve known for a long time, however, that an inextricable bond... 

Tesco promotes SMS acquisition for Clubcard

on Tuesday, 17 June 2014. Posted in News.

Tesco promotes SMS acquisition for Clubcard

From last week, we are excited to see that Tesco Clubcard are now promoting the text-in service for Clubcard on till receipts across its entire estate of over 2,300 branded stores: Tesco Extra, Superstore, Metro, Express...

Reasons to Try Text Message Marketing for Your Small Business

on Tuesday, 17 June 2014. Posted in News.

Reasons to Try Text Message Marketing for Your Small Business

Text messaging isn’t just a convenient way to chat with friends. It’s also a powerful mobile marketing tool for small businesses. The vast majority of Americans own a cellphone, and most use their phone to send and receive text messages, also known as SMS messages...

Mobile Marketing: 3 Ways SMS Marketing Can Boost You Startup

on Tuesday, 17 June 2014. Posted in News.

Mobile Marketing: 3 Ways SMS Marketing Can Boost You Startup

Marketing, as a discipline, has been in a constant state of evolution for decades; encompassing various means of advertising including: print, online, email, and now the latest dimension, social media. Where marketers in the past were expected to...

SMS Marketing: Keys to Success and Pitfalls to Avoid

on Tuesday, 17 June 2014. Posted in News.

SMS Marketing: Keys to Success and Pitfalls to Avoid

Let's face it, nearly everyone texts. In fact, I bet your phone is within eyesight right now. Is it? Because so many of us keep our phones close by, the time between when text messages are received and read is probably seconds...

10 Quick SMS Marketing Tips

on Tuesday, 17 June 2014. Posted in News.

10 Quick SMS Marketing Tips

Learning SMS marketing isn’t difficult, but it does require that you spend a bit of time understanding the in’s and the outs of SMS marketing, what works, what doesn’t, etc. In reality this can be very time consuming. Luckily we’re here to provide you with a few awesome...

6 Tips for a Successful SMS Marketing Campaign

on Tuesday, 17 June 2014. Posted in News.

6 Tips for a Successful SMS Marketing Campaign

Here’s a massive statistic: 8.6 Trillion text messages are sent every year on average. 6 Billion per day in the US alone. That’s over 20 times the number of Tweets and 12 times the number of Facebook messages sent daily…

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