Bulk SMS is a process of sending text messages to multiple phone numbers that is within and outside the country. The same as our mobile phones, text messages can be sent using the SMS gateway. SMS gateway is an online platform or a service provider that allows users to send text messages to multiple phone numbers that is within and outside the country. Users can also schedule date and time for the gateway system to send SMS to multiple phone numbers they inputted. Users can also create a contact group and store contact of phone numbers where they can send to those contact respectively.

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POSTED BY G-bulksms IN Blog ON May 1,2019


   

It is no longer news that the Nigerian Communication Commission mandated the Telecom operators in Nigeria to implement the Do-Not-Disturb (DND). While this is a laudable approach to the menace of unsolicited SMS in Nigeria, it has also created a lot headache for Nigerians especially business owners, religious organizations, associations and NGOs. Not left out are individuals that need to invite their family members and friends to events such as wedding ceremony, birthday parties and other social functions.

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Setting up your file for smart compose is a very easy process. Follow the procedure below:Create a .txt file.Enter each phone number and separate them with comma.Save your work. Return to the bulksms dashboard. Click on Write Message. After typing the message. Below, select the options you wish to enter or upload phone numbers. Choose Upload file since we want to upload .txt file. Click on the browse button and select the .txt file you created in the dialog box. Select the route options you want the message to pass through. Click on the send button.

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If you regularly use bulk SMS, you might have noticed non-delivery of your messages to some phone numbers in recent times. This is due to implementation of the ‘Do Not Disturb’ service that Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) mandated the telecommunication providers to implement. NCC issued a directive to the telecommunications service providers in the country that starting from July 1, 2016, they must activate the ‘Do Not Disturb’ (DND) facility which gives subscribers the freedom to choose what messages to receive from the various networks or face sanctions.

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To resolve this, try the following: 1. If you have received any message such that below in the past, you are on DND and you will need to (1) text STOP to 2442 then (2) text ALLOW to 2442 to start receiving bulk SMS. “You order DND product successfully at 14:52:22 01/07/2016”. The time and date are just hypothetical. 2. Text STATUS to 2442 to check if you are currently on the DND list. If you get a message such as: a. “The Do-Not-Disturb service is active on your line to FULL Blocking mode. Please visit **URL** for more options.”

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UPDATE: To unsubscribe from 'Do Not Disturb' (DND): For MTN Lines Text STOP to 2442 and after 5 Minutes Text ALLOW to 2442. For AIRTEL lines Text STOP to 2442 and after 5 Minutes Text OUT to 2442. For GLO Lines Text STOP to 2442 and after 5 Minutes Text CANCEL to 2442. For ETISALAT Lines Text STOP to 2442 and after 5 Minutes Text START to 2442.

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POSTED BY GBulksms IN Blog, ON April 28,2018


   

Over the years, there have been an ever increasing reliance on information technology in handling and optimizing business processes, as businesses continuously strive to stay on top of their market and achieve profit maximization. No doubt the use of certain tools would always be of importance in the management of an organization''s most critical assets - revenue and client''s satisfaction. Having a website, and a mobile application that works perfectly, is of a great essence to a business that seeks to register a global presence, and reach out via the web to both existing and potential target

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Have you wondered why whenever you fund your bulk SMS account, you receive a different amount or figure for your payment? Here''s why. When you make your payment, either via an online gateway using Flutterwave, through your bank''s mobile app/ internet banking, making a wired transfer via Quickteller or Paga, or by a bank''s deposit, your bulk SMS account gets funded or credited with SMS units. The SMS units in your account is not a figure in Naira. They are literally points or tickets needed for sending bulk SMS to your contacts. This implies that every time you send an SMS to one number or bu

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Over the course of time, our esteemed customers have always been faced with the issues of how to check their delivery status of their sent SMS messages. Thus we decided to write this up to be of guide. These are the steps to get delivery report for all text messages that was sent, delivered, schedule and failed:

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POSTED BY G-bulksms IN Blog ON May 1,2019