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Event promotion can be effectively carried out using SMS marketing. Notifications of new events can be sent to subscribers as new events are announced providing opportunities for early bird sign-ups. Equally last minute offers can be broadcast to fill up unsold seats later in the cycle. Subscribers can be sent special offers for events that are similar to those previously attended and the subscriber database can be enhanced by texting competitions offering discounts, backstage passes, merchandise and other special offers.

SMS messaging is also useful for coordinating management of the event. Urgent messages can be transmitted to stage hands, security staff, ticket office and so forth. Delays can be notified, arrival times updated, bottlenecks identified and all efforts coordinated swiftly and effectively.

Whatever the event you are planning, from a seminar, product launch or grand opening to a concert or trade fair for hundreds or even thousands of people, SMS Marketing is a powerful, versatile and cost effective tool that has a variety of uses to help ensure that your participants and attendees enjoy the very best experience and make sure your event is as successful as possible. So how can SMS Marketing be used by event organisers? We take a look.


The digital age has seen a rise in demand for business coaches to aid you in every aspect of your entrepreneurial efforts. From money mindset to technological solutions, earning passive income and attracting high-paying clients, these days there's a coach for everything. But running a coaching business isn't as simple as the hype would suggest. SMS marketing is the perfect way of supercharging your promotion of your coaching business, here's how.


SMS marketing is one of the most effective marketing tools businesses can use to raise awareness of their product and service, directly communicating with their target audience. As with everything you invest time and money into, you'll want to understand how SMS messaging can help you to grow your business so that you see the direct return on your investment. Here we've listed out some of the key ways SMS marketing can help you grow your business, and achieve your objectives.

Most car dealerships and garages already have almost everything in place to start an effective SMS marketing campaign. When customers go into a car garage to have a service or a MOT done, they almost always give the dealership their mobile phone number. The reason for this is simple: if a customer is bringing their car in to get checked and they don't want to wait around for any work to be carried out, they'll simply head into town or run a few errands, until the garage gives them a call on their mobile to let them know the work has been done. That means most garages will have a healthy amount of mobile numbers already in their database, but quite often a garage will overlook the potential that their database of contacts presents.


Used across numerous sectors, SMS messaging can be particularly rewarding in the entertainment and hospitality industries. With a combined revenue of over £140 billion, the entertainment and hospitality industries are thriving and their worth is expected to increase substantially in the near future. However, with many Britons having less disposable income to play with, businesses will be vying for custom more than ever. In order to attract new consumers and retain existing customers, companies will need to develop, enhance and refine their marketing techniques. SMS is one such proven technique.