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SMS and MMS
We have gone about 25 years with texting, and from that time till now, texting expanded globally and advanced significantly. To make it more secure, Telnyx established an excellent communication channel for SMS and MMS. When a send message API request goes through by the user, SMS or MMS will be put into a queue by an API and forwarded to its destination. Telnyx’s latest feature, Message Detail Record (MDR), describes a specific message request, including active, pending, and completed message status.
Telnyx allows users to send and receive SMS and MMS programmatically. SMS provides a concise and engaging communication channel. MMS, on the other hand, used to send photos, videos, audios, or GIFs. It’s an excellent tool for creating a more engaging brand experience than static Taxes, and it’s also has a high engagement rate.
- Cheaper than MMS
- Easy to send in high volumes
- The text arrives in seconds
- Better compatibility across all devices
- Higher engagement than SMS; 15% average CTR
- 20% more campaign opt-ins than SMS
- 8x more likely to be shared on social
- No character limits
How Business Use Messaging
Businesses can effectively utilize messaging. Telnyx provides Messaging with a vast evolution beyond personal use and transformed into being used by companies. There are two types of customer messaging channels, P2P (person-to-person) and A2P (application-to-person), used for business communication.
Telynex bringing three message sending methods/types as long code, Toll-free, and short-code:
|Number Type||Format||Volume||A2P vs. P2P||Voice-Enabled||Setup Time|
|Long Code||10-digit (U.S)
|one msg/sec||P2P only||Yes||Instant|
|No limit||P2P or a2P||Yes||Up to 48 hours|
|Short Code||5-or-6 digit 55555||No limit||A2P only||No||Couple Weeks|
Long Code: It’s a traditional ten digits’ number, and the most common type of numbers allows us to send one msg/second using a person-to-person use case.
Toll-Free: Toll-Free numbers are iconic numbers with 800 digits; every Toll-Free number usually will start with 8, such as 800, 833, 844. These types of numbers usually advertise for customer support. Toll-Free numbers are multifunctional.
Short-code: These new types of five to six-digit codes are also perfect for utilizing marketing campaigns and promotions to boost sales by sending quick short messages to customers. Customers can also act on those messages.
- 40% more conversions
- 10x higher promotional redemption
- Timely notifications, appointment, reminders, and more
- More than of customers prefer SMS
- Get it right. Strict penalties and hefty fines for non-compliance
- Chat-bots Rising! 30% reduction in human customer support (in last four years)
- Automate but retain that personal touch
- We need to create a messaging profile and assign a phone number to it by using RESTful API or via the Telnyx admin panel
- Telnyxs’ unique API’s are available to send and receive notifications. To receive messages, need to set up a web-hook URL to receive the payload (maybe a small web application)
Moreover, some trends provided by Telnyx like a real increased focus on regularity compliance there’s a real focus at the moment on protecting consumers unsolicited marketing messages via SMS.
Telnyx Network Performance
Telnyx is an enterprise-grade carrier providing platform and a private backbone supporting customers’ SMS and MMS with unique APIs. Moreover, customers can send their content more securely from point A to point B. In addition, for the secure transmission of content, Telnyx provided its own private and protected encrypted way to the end-users.
Telnyx Python SDK
Telnyx also providing text messages with the Telnyx Python SDK. You can purchase a new number associating with a messaging profile that enables you to send messages with the Telnyx Python SDK. Telnyx Python SDK also provides national capabilities for SMS and MMS with A2P and international faculty with P2P.
In Summary, Telnyx simple solution for all contact centers is the number one choice for the SVCIT team compare to all other competitors out there with a lot more complex integration planning and staggering pricing model.
Author: SVCIT Editorial
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