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Skip the Emojis: Your Small Business' Text-Messaging Campaign Should Be All About the Deals
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Skip the Emojis: Your Small Business' Text-Messaging Campaign Should Be All About the Deals

Offer your best promotions and get to the point, already -- or customers will unsubscribe just as quickly as they opted in to receive your instant messages.
Here's Why SMS Marketing Is Literally the Best Idea Ever
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Here's Why SMS Marketing Is Literally the Best Idea Ever

Texts are quick and cheap, and always read by everyone.
Apple Proposes 5 New Emoji Professions
Emoji

Apple Proposes 5 New Emoji Professions

Everyone needs an artist emoji.
5 Facts About Communication in the Workplace You Need to Know
Communication

5 Facts About Communication in the Workplace You Need to Know

Snail mail, email, text and messaging apps are all useful in business. Know who likes what method to be a successful communicator.
Erik Kostelnik
5 SMS Marketing Tips for Small Businesses
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5 SMS Marketing Tips for Small Businesses

Almost 100 percent of text messages are opened. Learn the rules of SMS marketing, and get started.
Anand Srinivasan
The 7 Things You Need to Know to Text With Good Etiquette
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The 7 Things You Need to Know to Text With Good Etiquette

The venerable phone call has been supplanted by text messaging, which has introduced many new ways to be rude without meaning to.
Jacqueline Whitmore
12 Passive-Aggressive Text Phrases I Use That Are Destroying My Business
Personal Branding

12 Passive-Aggressive Text Phrases I Use That Are Destroying My Business

Maybe you think you're being polite but everybody else thinks you're being a jerk.
John Rampton
3 Ways Messaging Will Transform Marketing
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3 Ways Messaging Will Transform Marketing

Messaging is about to transform marketing in ways you probably don't expect.
Peter Friedman
Does Allowing Texting at Movie Theaters Bring People In, or Drive Them Away?
Culture

Does Allowing Texting at Movie Theaters Bring People In, or Drive Them Away?

AMC Entertainment CEO Adam Aron has now backtracked on a suggestion to make texting-friendly auditoriums available to moviegoers.
Nina Zipkin
Prefer Actual Laughter Over an 'LOL' Text? Try These New Chatty Apps.
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Prefer Actual Laughter Over an 'LOL' Text? Try These New Chatty Apps.

Dartboard, AreYouIn and Rounds are getting everyone talking.
Pratik Dholakiya
Study: Constantly Texting and Checking Social Media Makes You 'Morally Shallow'
Social Media

Study: Constantly Texting and Checking Social Media Makes You 'Morally Shallow'

The small sampling of participants, who frequently texted or incessantly checked their social-media accounts, were more concerned about superficial things.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Quartz to Text You the News, Joining Other SMS-Based Services
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Quartz to Text You the News, Joining Other SMS-Based Services

The digital news outlet will offers users a reading experience similar to a text-message conversation. It's the latest in a string of startups and tech companies that are emulating the most basic digital communication format.
Catherine Clifford
Does Ending a Text with a Period Make You a Cold, Unfeeling Garbage Person?
Communication

Does Ending a Text with a Period Make You a Cold, Unfeeling Garbage Person?

According to a new study, the punctuation mark is considered to be insincere.
Nina Zipkin