Using Emojis in Your Text Messages

Enhancing and Personalizing With Emojis

Texting With Emojis

The TXTImpact Mobile Engagement Platform supports emojis across all campaigns and all triggered messages.

This includes SMS and MMS for both incoming and outgoing messages.

Emojis have become a language of their own, particularly popular among teens and young adults.

In order to best serve your customers in a way their used to, it is good practice to incorporate them into your texting repertoire.

How Are Brands Using Emojis?

Brands use emojis more to gain attention or evoke an emotion.

A text message with emojis is an eye-catcher, so getting someone's attention using emojis makes texting easier.

In the year 2017, the use of emojis has grown 20% in marketing campaigns.

Domino’s generated a lot of excitement among pizza eaters when, with the help of some mysterious pizza emoji, it announced the introduction of text-emoji ordering.

It allowed its customers to order a pie with just an emoji.

FAQ

How many characters are allowed in my message when I use emojis?

A single message with emojis is limited to 70 characters as opposed to a standard text message of 160 characters. Most emojis take up 2 characters in the 70 character message, while some take up 4 characters in the 70 character message.

How do I enter an emoji in my message? Windows 10

Look for the keyboard icon in the Windows taskbar in the lower-right corner to bring up the Windows Touch Keyboard. Then click on the face to the left of the space bar and to the right of the Ctrl button in the Windows Touch Keyboard.

How do I enter an emoji in my message? Windows 8

You’ll want to add a keyboard button to your Taskbar by right-clicking anywhere on it and hovering over Toolbars. Next select, Touch Keyboard in the menu. Now you should have a Touch Keyboard button in your Taskbar. Just click on that button and you can access emoji on Windows 8.

All SMS Marketing Features

SMS Autoresponder

An Autoresponder (Text Auto-Reply) allows customers to request real-time business or product information via a text message.

Text to Join

Contact collection via a "text-to-join" campaign is an easy to implement marketing tactic feature which allows mobile users to opt-in to a text marketing list.

Mass Text Messaging

Instantly reach customers, employees, or any large audience worldwide. Simple and easy to use Mass Texting software.

Import Mobile Numbers

Import your existing clients' contacts from CSV or Excel. Option to remove any invalid or landline numbers from the list.

Schedule Text Message

Plan ahead and schedule your mass texting campaign. Scheduling a text message or SMS marketing message is just as easy as sending them.

Merge Tags: Personalization

Personalizing helps businesses sell products and feel more connected to the customer.

Web Signup Form

Website Signup Widgets allow you to collect mobile numbers, names, and email addresses from the visitors of your website

Send From Phone

Do you stay on the road away from the computer most of the time? Enable send from phone option for your lists and send a text/MMS message directly from your phone.

Built-In Link-Shortener

A longer URL in the text message is not user-friendly and consumes precious characters in your text marketing messages text message.

Click-Through Link Tracking

Use trackable short links in your text messages and see which users were clicking which links.

MMS Messages

Send text messages up to 1000 characters combined with pictures, videos, speech, and audio for the ultimate messaging experience.

Text to Win

Text To Win sweepstakes is a great option for SMS Marketing which involves your prospects and customers in a fun way.

Collect E-mails

Collect name, email address, and zip code using text messaging using text-2-join or survey campaign.

Social Connect

With the TXTImpact Social Connect feature, when you send an SMS or MMS message to your audience either from online or from your phone.

Mobile Coupons

Send unique coupons to your customers through text messages, increasing loyalty, and customer satisfaction.

Date Based Autoresponder

Setup a date/time-based auto-response message to request real-time business or product information via a text message.

Birthday Wishes

Collect birthdays using the TXTImpact text to join campaign and our system will automatically send your customers birthday text messages, picture messages, and greeting cards!

Drip Messages

The drip messages will release a series of text or picture messages to a customer within minutes, hours, or days from the opt-in time.

Collect ZIP Codes

Collect name, email address, and zip code using text messaging using text-2-join or survey campaign.

Age Gate

Stay in compliance, add age-gate to your text to win campaigns to target only those who meet the age requirement.

Email Marketing Integration

Integrate with Zapier, Mailchimp, Constant Contact, and Salesforce.

Segment Subscribers

Create subscriber segments based upon subscriber’s data like area code, date subscribed, date of birth, age, and any of the custom fields.

Merge Texting with Emojis

The TXTImpact Mobile Engagement Platform supports emojis across all campaigns and all triggered messages.

Dedicated Short codes

A Short Code is a 5-6 digit code that can be a number or stand for your brand name or service.

Store Locator

Customers can request sales flyers, deals, or coupons from stores near their location.

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