Text Message Marketing Platform

Bulk Text Messaging in the Cloud

Our SMS marketing platform enables businesses to create SMS marketing campaigns and 2-way conversations. Also, our platform supports high message throughput for scheduled bulk messaging campaigns. Therefore, businesses of all sizes can use our campaign management tool to opt-in their audience and send mobile text alerts, promo codes, and more.

Rich Media Messaging Tools

Businesses use our MMS marketing tool enables to create and send pictures, audio, video, and more to their customers’ mobile phones. Also, our software optimizes the formats of your message by converting your media files into a variety of file sizes, screens sizes, and file types for different devices. Moreover, we can deliver MMS messages to 98% of mobile devices on the carrier networks that we have access to. If we cannot deliver the MMS, we send an SMS with a link to the content. MMS messages can be sent in bulk to a group or to individuals as part of a text messaging conversation.

Transactional Messaging API

Mass messaging is not the only way to engage with your customers through text messaging. Using our API, you can also deliver a variety of transactional messages to customers’ phones as well. For example, you can send tickets, coupons or receipts to customers in rich media message format. Similarly, you can deliver shipping notifications or appointment reminders to each customer as well.

Text Message Marketing Platform

Sending Capabilities

Send videos through text message

Videos

Send animated GIFs to your customers through text

Animated GIFs

Send promotional images to your customers

Images

Send quick save contact cards to your clients

Contact Cards

Send unique coupons directly to your customers phones

Coupons

Send tickets with scannable barcodes to customer phones

Tickets

Deliver gift vouchers to customer devices

Vouchers

Save paper by sending digital receipts

Receipts

Send quick save calendar event through text

Calendar Invites

Send links to your website through text

Links

Send reminders or alerts through text message

Alerts

Send 2 factor authentication requests

2FA

Dedicated Short Codes

Lease a New Dedicated Short Code

A dedicated short code is a 5 or 6 digit number which is registered exclusively for each business. First, we can set up a new dedicated short code and ensure it is provisioned quickly for both SMS and MMS. A dedicated short code can take up to 8 weeks to get approved by mobile network operators.

Migrate your Dedicated Short Code

Businesses who already have a short code can move their code to our system. Also, we can add MMS messaging capabilities to an existing SMS short code without disrupting the existing SMS messages. Furthermore, businesses that have their own short code and want to keep their existing service provider, can use Skycore simultaneously in most cases.

Campaign Management Tools

Schedule Mass texting campaigns

Schedule Mass Text Messaging Campaigns

Schedule SMS or MMS delivery at a specific date and time. You can choose to deliver messages based on the recipient’s time zone.

Create keywords

Keywords

Instantly create your own keyword and promote it with a short code to opt in your customers. You can simplify text response options from customers with keywords.

Automate text message responses

Automatic Text Message Response

Set up a sequence of automatic text responses to a customer’s opt-in. You can send an image or a text message as your automatic response to your keyword.

Data collection with 2 way conversation

SMS Data Collection

Set up multiple choice or open-ended questions, and send those to customers in bulk through SMS or MMS. Based on your customers’ responses, you can follow up with custom text messages. We store your customers’ responses for you to view and analyze.

Manage subscriber lists

Audience Manager

Build opt-in lists from keywords or API and conveniently manage your opt in and opt out lists. You can navigate your lists by using filters, such as date, mobile carrier, and time zone, and export a specific list to view and analyze.

Import and export files

Import & Export

Import CSV files with your opt-in lists and customer data. Download your messaging history from our platform in CSV format. You can then export your opt-in and opt-out lists in CSV format.

Create MMS messages using the MMS composer

MMS Composer

Upload image, audio, and video content to design MMS message templates to send to your customers. You can add up to 5,000 characters of text in MMS templates and personalize the text by using merge tags. You can also create additional MMS content, such as links, vCards, Wallet Passes, iCals, and PDFs, through the MMS Composer. If you need to make a change to your MMS Templates, you can easily edit them after saving. Our iPhone, Android, and feature phone emulator enables you to preview the MMS before sending it to your customers.

MMS inbox

MMS Inbox

Receive picture and video submissions from your customers and send them an automatic text response to confirm that you have received their submission. You can also review and export the content submitted by your customers.

24/7 Customer service

24/7 Support

Because our platform is hosted in the cloud, we can deploy additional resources quickly as your needs change. We regularly scan our systems and perform third-party audits multiple times per year to ensure the highest level of security for your data. We also maintain connections and accounts to many aggregators and carriers around the world.

Messaging API

SMS API Features

Our SMS API is a simple HTTP interface that businesses use to send text messages. Our customers pass us the sender, receiver and the message and then we deliver the SMS message to their customer. Additional parameters can be passed in order to personalize the message or check the recipients opt-in status. 

MMS API Features

Our customers can use our MMS API to trigger and personalize picture or video MMS messages from their own system. We have a standard MM7 interface as well as an HTTP interface. The HTTP interface extends the MM7 interface with additional features and capabilities.

Messages over 160 chars

Send and receive long text messages over 160 characters.

Global Delivery

Send SMS messages to nearly every country worldwide.

Short Codes & Long Codes

Provision a short code for mass messaging. Use long codes to for 2 way text chat.

Mobile Originated SMS

Receive SMS and MMS from customers or employees.

Delivery Reports

Receive SMS and MMS message delivery status updates in real-time.

Merge Tags

You can use merge tags to add personalized text to a message.

Encryption

All SMS or MMS message content we send and receive are encrypted on our servers and in-transit.

High Throughput

We host specialized SMS and MMS infrastructure for our customers in order to deliver messages at a high throughput.

MMS Transcoding

We encode each MMS API request into multiple formats and deliver the format that is optimized for the recipient’s device.

Emoticon (Emoji)

Send SMS and MMS messages with emoticons (emoji) and special characters.

Priority Queue

We prevent multiple customers who are sending messages at the same time from slowing each other down.

Multiple Languages

We support various languages in SMS and MMS text such as English, French, Spanish, and Arabic.

MMS Gateway Software

We provide MMS gateway infrastructure to mobile network operators, SMS aggregators, and marketing platforms

Carriers

Mobile network operators use our MMS gateway solution for wholesale A2P MMS. Our solution enables carriers to manage MMS service providers’ MM7 connections to their network, internal connectivity, and routing.

SMS Gateway Providers

We provide MMS gateway software to SMS gateway providers so they can offer an MM7 API to their existing customers. Our MMS software routes MMS messages between their customers and their mobile network operator binds.

Application Service Providers

We offer MMS gateway software to SMS application platforms to enable their customers to send and receive transactional or bulk MMS messages through a simple API.