We’re Unapologetically Naming 2016 the “Year of the Text Message”

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It’s time for text message marketing to shine. We want this mobile tactic to have a (permanent) moment in the spotlight. With that said, here’s some mobile statistics that will make your jaw drop. If you’ve ever been hesitant about jumping headfirst into this tactic, these little factoids will definitely change your mind. Buckle up, because 2016 is the year of the text message.

  • 99% of all text messages are opened within five minutes
  • 95% of all text messages are opened within five seconds
  • The average American looks at his/her cell phone 150+ times a day
  • 22% of text messages with valuable offers are forwarded to family and friends
  • The average redemption rate for a mobile coupon is 20%
  • 70% of Americans would like to receive offers from their favorite businesses right on their mobile phones

I know, you’re probably still trying to catch your breath after those mind blowing statistics. So, remind us again, why haven’t you given text message marketing a try? In 2016, you must make one of two choices: hop on the mobile bandwagon or simply get left behind.

Head over to our pricing page and sign up for a free plan. Want to learn more? Give us a call at 1.800.688.6290. Our dedicated customer support team would love to walk you through the sign up process. Our feature rich platform makes SMS marketing success absolutely inevitable. On top of that, we’ll never force you to sign up for something you just don’t need. Our hassle free pricing solutions make your ROI a complete breeze.