SMS Marketing – The Greatest Tool For Your Online Business

SMS Marketing – The Greatest Tool For Your Online Business

One of the most reliable methods of communication is SMS. However, most customers don’t bother to read the verification part of the SMS before sending it out to their desired recipient.

SMS provides an ideal method of communication with your customers, and your business online. Businesses that are able to effectively implement SMS marketing plans are assured of higher sales. The great thing about using SMS is that you can send unlimited text messages at a time.

However, this also means that you can send bad or irritating messages to your customers. You should make sure that you send out texts that are both enticing and informative. Bad messages should be avoided altogether. It will only result in them throwing the phone, not purchasing anything from your website.

Most customers would rather buy something, if they think they are getting good value for their money by reading the text message. Moreover, if the text message contains a free gift, this will be very appealing to customers. Make sure that your SMS messages contain great value.

In most cases, when customers receive a text message from your website, they can reply to it. This can make it easier for you to know how effective your SMS messages are. Therefore, you can test different text messages and check how many people reply to your SMS messages.

By sending out a text message to your customers, you can confirm the necessary details such as the telephone number, address, credit card details, and so on. The more information you can gather about your customers, the more you can improve your business. With this information, you can easily improve the services that you provide to your customers. Thus, customers tend to feel a lot more satisfied with your product and services.

SMS marketing provides you the opportunity to reach out to your customers. Customers can easily purchase things, and they can also be contacted by your business in case they have any queries.

If you want to sell more products and services, you should ensure that you send out text messages. Sending out a text message to your customers will help you increase your sales. By learning more about how to properly utilize text messaging in your business, you can easily learn how to reach out to your customers and how to improve your business.

Phone Verification Module for Magento

OnVerify.com officially announces immediate availability of phone verification module for Magento.

 

Feature highlights:

  1. No change on magento codes.
  2. Works with standard magento hooks
  3. Supports phone or sms verification type, which can be set from administration page
  4.  Automated number format checking
  5.  Built-in country code prefix adding (no need for country pull down)
  6.  Phone Verification template (what’s to be said on the phone call) can be customized
  7.  SMS Verification message can be configured
  8.  Phone number blacklist
  9.  IP blacklist
  10.  Limit #verifications
  11.  Set retry time between trials

     

    More information is available at: http://www.onverify.com/a/plugins/w/magento

    Online demo at: http://magento.onverify.com/index.php/customer/account/create/

     

     

Phone Verification Plugin for WordPress

OnVerify proudly announces the first alpha of phone verification module for wordpress. The plugin is downloadable from http://www.onverify.com/.

Basically it does protect your wordpress installation at comments, registration, lost password, login form; so adds extra security to your wordpress.

The plugin model is simple, uses standard wordpress hooks, so no need to change a single code at wordpress base. It adds two simple fields to selected areas; telephone and code to enter. When the form is submitted, it checks the pin which must be gotten with sms or phone call

More details are at http://www.onverify.com/a/plugins/w/wordpress, you can access plugin details and setup instructions with opening a free account at
[TBS_BUTTON id=”mySpecialButton” link=”http://www.onverify.com/”]http://www.onverify.com/[/TBS_BUTTON]

You can also test it without any payment.

 

Phone Verification Module for PrestaShop

OnVerify.com announces immediate availability of Phone Verification Module for PrestaShop, with following features:

  1. Phone, SMS or User selection phone verification (can be changed from PrestaShop Admin)
  2. Works before the payment process
  3. Ability to verify all orders, or once per customer account
  4. Promote the customer to specific customer group after verification
  5. Bypass specific customer group (like wholesale)
  6. Phone Verification Template can be changed from PrestaShop Admin, and can be managed from www.onverify.com
  7. SMS Message template can be managed from PrestaShop Admin
  8. Number of digits in PIN can be set from PrestaShop Admin
  9. Limit #verifications per customer
  10. Limit retry time between verifications
  11. Blacklist specific phone numbers of prefixes, from PrestaShop Admin and www.onverify.com
  12. Block specific phone types from www.onverify.com
  13. Limit cost of verification call from www.onverify.com
  14. Blacklist IP’s from admin interface
  15. Limit number of sales to the same number in given period from PrestaShop Admin
  16. Built-in number validation and correction. Invalid numbers are rejected by OnVerify.com.
  17. Built-in IP to Country prefix checking and correction

Live demo is available at http://presta.onverify.com. Opening a free account at http://www.onverify.com/ lets you access full package.

This module is distributed free of charge, but each verification is billed.

OnVerify.com provides, easy to use worldwide Automated Phone Verification service. Applying for an account is free of charge at http://www.onverify.com/. OnVerify works from balance and charges only the answered phone calls.

 

Phone Verification Modules for Popular Web Software

OnVerify.com continues to provide more support to Online Business with ready to go modules for the selected software. The most recent contribution is WHMCS Fraud Protection module, which is free of charge and try. Online demo is available at http://whmcs.onverify.com/. It carries all the characteristics of OnVerify Module architecture, such as:

  1. Automatic number validation and correction
  2. Supports Phone or SMS Verification
  3. Call Flow or SMS message can be customized
  4. Extra security levels: #retry limit, ip->country code checking,…
  5. Free Module
  6. Pay only per verification
WHMCS module also includes support for Maxmind’s minFraud system.

Before WHMCS module, OnVerify developed following modules:

  1. Opencart Phone Verification (opencart.onverify.com)
  2. VBulletin Phone Verification (vb4.onverify.com)
  3. WordPress Phone Verification (blog.onverify.com)

New modules are under development, announcements will be posted to http://blog.onverify.com/

OnVerify.com provides automated phone/sms verification service. This solution can be highly customized. OnVerify does not charge for account opening or does not ask a monthly fee. You will only pay per verification. You don’t have to pay a dime till you test everything and find the solution meets your requirements!

Fraud Protection module for WHMCS

OnVerify.com proudly announces the immediate availability of Fraud Protection Module for WHMCS

 

Here are the feature highlights:

  1. All verification types. Can be set from admin: Phone, SMS, Auto Selection, User Select
  2. Call flow can be set using OnVerify Template system. Web based management
  3. Limit maximum number of verifications for the same order
  4. Setting of retry time between verification trials
  5. Do verification for all orders, or bypass verification for verified users
  6. Maxmind minFraud option
  7. Automated number formatting and validation built-in
  8. Extra security of checking IP->Phone number country code

Live demo is available at http://whmcs.onverify.com/, do a new order.

Contact OnVerify.com for the plugin package after opening a free account at onverify.com

Phone Verification Module for Opencart

OnVerify proudly announces the first beta of opencart phone verification module. Here are the key features:

  1. Works just before the payment process
  2. Supports worldwide phone or sms verification
  3. Built-in phone number validity check
  4. Built-in phone number correction according to customer’s country
  5. Ability to promote customer’s to specific group for further permissions or bypass verification for verified customers
  6. Ability to bypass specific customer groups like wholesale
  7. Blacklist property
  8. Automatically updates user’s phone number on file
  9. Call flow controlled by web based template, run over onverify.com
  10. SMS can be customized according to your web site
  11. Totally transparent and works behind the scenes

Check it out live at opencart.onverify.com. All comments are welcome. Drop us a note if you like to test it on your site.

We will announce when we officially move it to alpha stage

Advanced Phone Verification for Vbulletin (4.X)

OnVerify.com proudly announces the new release of Vbulletin 4.X plugin, which verifies all registrations and paid subscriptions with automated phone calls and/or sms (text messages)

Some of the feature highlights:

  1. Phone/SMS Verification is only conducted when user tries to activate account with email
  2. Able to promote user to a specific group when verification completed
  3. Existing users can be verified from their profile
  4. Option to verify Paid Subscriptions
  5. Automatic number formatting according to the user’s IP (Country)
  6. Verification type can be selected from product options as Phone, SMS or Combined (SMS to mobile, Call to others)
The product is live at vb4.onverify.com, give it try and drop us a note to organize you a package.

Enhanced SMS Verification Service

OnVerify is proud to announce several enhancements on sms verification, which is a primarily used to verify mobile phone numbers and users:

  1. Standard SMS Verification. OnVerify delivers in a robust, highly available environment. Only bills, “valid”, “live” phone number verifications. (Why do you pay for wrong mobile numbers?)
  2. Reverse SMS Verification. Add a second step to the verification, not only you check the sms deliverability, but also you complete the verification over user’s mobile phone.
  3. POP SMS. This is an exciting new service, which pops verification pin on user’s phone. This SMS is not stored on phone. It’s single use, and not stored. Very suitable for otp use. All phones supported. Works over GSM networks.
  4. Reverse POP SMS. This service is an extension to POP SMS. Not only it delivers a pop message on the phone, you can also get the pin from the user. Zero cost to the customer. Enhanced and flexible service.
Will detail new services on the upcoming blogs, but I would suggest you to test live demo at http://www.onverify.com/phone-verification-demo

SMS Verification Service

OnVerify.com announces the unique features at SMS Verification:

1. Robust infrastructure. System not only fail overs, undeliverable sms are re-routed to alternative providers. Re-routes, re-sends are not billed extra. You are charged per transaction.

2. Automatic number format checking. No worries in case your customers provide a wrong number, we don’t bill it. Instead return error,

3. Worldwide numbering plan checking. Together with number format checking, we also check if country code + prefix is defined. In real time, without an extra cost.

4. We do not bill or try to deliver to a mobile number if the number is not “live”. Ask this especially from your current sms verification provider.

 

Give it a try at onverify.com. There is online sms verification demo at demo page. Account opening is free. Don’t pay till you test and see it working.