These are some of special types of code numbers that are pretty much smaller than the regular full telephone numbers. These numbers are usually used to send MMS and SMS from mobile phone’s or fixed phones of particular service providers. The plus point of Short codes are that it can be easily remembered and read.
It is one of the most easier way of modern day marketing. It helps to generate new business leads and contributes in a healthy way to build a solid database. It can be also used as the way informs the customers about the various loyalty programs as well as the reward programs. Thus it becomes an inseparable tool for customer relationship management. Even one can be able to collect the feedbacks from the customers too.
In India, there several corporate organisations used to use the method of Short Code service. Te cost of per SMS is also very much affordable that is between Rs1 to Rs3.
Here are some of the typical features of Short code SMS:
Unlimited Free Auto Reply:
One free auto reply sms will be sent for each incoming SMS. there is no limit of incoming sms and Autoreply.
Unlimited sub keywords:
You can create unlimited sub keywords of main keyword.
You will receive report on email. You can use different email id for different keywords and sub keywords.
You will receive alert sms for incoming sms if you specify your mobile number to receive alert sms.
If you want to receive incoming sms at your web server, you can use this feature.
Note: This Short Code Service is only available in India only