The service allows customers to send text messages to your existing business Toll-free and land line business phone number. The text messages from customers can be pushed to a business email, Outlook, desktop computers and smart phones. Business users can reply directly from their email, Outlook, cloud web application or mobile app.
“Businesses can have now one number for voice and text and do not have to give out their personal mobile numbers for business anymore and keep business communication separate from personal.”
Consumers today are more responsive to text messaging over any other simply because they carry their phones with them wherever they go. This is an opportunity for businesses to communicate using text messaging with mobile users, employees, field-staff and customers with their existing business Toll-Free or landline phone number. Customers and field-staff do not need to remember multiple phone numbers.
The majority of U.S. consumers would be likely to text with a live customer support agent, and the same percentage would prefer texting instead of calling customer support. 44% of people would rather text message than stay on hold.
In particular, businesses can now use their business phone Toll-Free and line number for non-marketing text messages use cases such as customer service, One to one text messaging, order pickup text alert, store closing alerts, weather alerts to employees, recruit temp staff, payment reminders, appointment reminders, and many more.
TXTImpact Business Text Message Service allows businesses to connect with customers via text message. Businesses can communicate with customers, employees, partners using easy to use online text messaging web apps, Outlook Add-In, Email to text, and mobile app. TXTImpact flagship text message to email service allows contact centers to integrate texting without using any add-ons or software. A dedicated phone number or long code, is a reception mechanism used by businesses to receive SMS messages and voice calls. long numbers enable businesses to have their own number, rather than short codes which are generally shared across a lot of brands.
For pricing information visit: /outlook-pricing/ To activate your business landline, we just need a authorization letter and a front page of your most recent phone bill. There is one time setup fee of $49 to activate texting for your business land-line. Contact sales @ 800-605-0280, should you have any questions.