Simply click on "Sending" on the left-hand control panel menu, select the "Bulk Message" option and follow these easy steps:
Select the specific group you would like to send a message to by ticking the specific box to the left-hand side of your group. Once you have selected the group you can continue by typing your message next to the "Message" field, as seen below:
Once you have typed your message, you can scroll down to the bottom of the page to preview your message by clicking on the "Preview SMS" button. If you are happy with the contents of the message, you can proceed to send the message by clicking on the "Send" button.
The system will confirm that your messages have successfully been sent and you can then choose to view your reports, send another message or return to your dashboard.
The standard SMS length across all networks is as follows:
- 0 - 160 characters = 1 SMS (1 credit)
- 161 - 306 characters = 2 SMSes (2 credits)
- 307 - 459 characters = 3 SMSes (3 credits)