Imagine if Joe’s Coffee Shop offers this promotion: Text “FreeCoffee” to 39492 and receive a free coffee on your next visit. “FreeCoffee” is the Keyword. It’s the unique word or code you create so your customers can respond to your campaign.
What is a Short Code?
Short Codes are special telephone numbers, significantly shorter than full telephone numbers, that can be used to address SMS messages. Short codes are designed to be easier to read and remember than normal telephone numbers.
What is a Text Message?
SMS stands for Short Message Service and is also commonly referred to as a "text message". With SMS, you can send a message of up to 160 characters to another device. Longer messages will automatically be split up into several parts.
What is an API
Application Program Interface (API) is a set of routines, protocols, and tools for building software applications. An API specifies how software components should interact. To trigger a SMS session via REST API you need to send information via an HTTPS request to the URL address https://api.siremobile.com/ire/secure/triggerSMS. At a minimum of you need four pieces of information to send along with this request.
What is a MLP?
Let’s say Pete’s Gym offered a promotion: Buy 5 group fitness classes and get 3 free! Click here to redeem coupon. Once customers clicks on that link they will be sent to your own Marketing Landing Page (MLP) displaying the coupon. It’s a standalone web page promoting your offer and the best part is it’s included for free!
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