Some text alerts programs require recipients to sign up via their mobile devices and some only accept registration forms on their website. The Owensboro Public Schools system in Owensboro, Kentucky, is allowing users to do both.
Emergency texts are designed to mitigate dangers and protect the safety of a receiving party, but they must be conducted properly and in a timely fashion.
Organizations have begun using SMS services to remind people of impending time expirations.
The key to any mobile marketing initiative is to only provide information that consumers find compelling or relevant. Bombarding users with spam or useless content is the surest way to encourage increased opt-outs.