We presume you already know how to sign up for an account on a bulk sms website. If you don’t know how, not to worry as the process of bulk sms registration in Nigeria is as easy as ABC.
You need only 4 things to create an account on this site; they are your phone number, your email address, your name and your password.
Click on the registration button on top of this page, fill in the form correctly with your details, then click register. A confirmation email will be sent to your inbox, ensure you click on it or else, you will not be able to sign-in.
If you follow the process above, you almost ready to start sending bulk sms in Nigeria. Like Bulksms Nigeria, We give your 10units for free as start up credit.
You can start using our portal’s bulk sms with free units. The 10 free units will avail you the opportunity to test out our efficiency and speed of delivery. If you are impressed, then definitely you should consider recharging your account with more units.
You can either pay with your ATM Card or make an online transfer via internet banking to our corporate account. You get credited instantly if you pay with your card using the payment processor on our website, but if you did a transfer, you would have to wait for about 1hour for us to credit you.
Now that you have created your new account and funded it with credit, its time you learn how to send bulksms in Nigeria. By default, When you login, you are redirected to your account dashboard. If you take a look to the right hand tab, you should see some listed Menus.
Look out for Compose sms and click on it. When you the panel loads out fully, you should see an exact match of the screenshot below. You only need to do 4 things to blast your message.
1. Fill in the sender ID for your message. The sender ID should not be more than 11 characters (Just like a GSM Phone Number). The sender ID is what shows on the recipient’s phone as the sender of the message. For instance, if your want your message to show us POOL PARTY, all you need do is fill exactly that as the ID. Finally note that, the space also counts for the required 11 characters.
2. Type in your Phone Number: Here you can either import the numbers in or you type them manually. Your numbers can either be in country-code format or the normal 080 or 070 format. We support importing from excel and notepad. You should ensure each number is written on a new line or add a comma after every number.
You can also import your recipients from your phonebook but you must have earlier loaded the numbers through the phonebook.
3. Compose your Message: Basically all you need to do here is to compose the message you wish to send. Our system can send bulk sms Up to 20pages without any hassles likewise to millions of recipients with no hitch. However you need to pay attention for the content of your message.
We have some blacklisted keywords that could make your messages not to deliver, you can find the list here: link. We advise you always test across your personal numbers before blasting to your intended recipients.
Words like Congratulations, Won, Win, Vote, Promo will not deliver, we advise using synonyms or better still try to avoid these spammy keywords.
In like manner. Inclusion of phone numbers with your message might also ma it’s delivery. Networks like Globacom Nigeria would not deliver such message but the good news about this, is that we have implemented a unicode conversion module that helps such message deliver even on Glo Numbers.
Lastly, you should pay attention to the length of your message as the same character count that applies when you send ordinary sms on your mobile phone also applies when you send bulk sms online. 1page message is 160 (one hundred and sixty) characters and will deduct only one unit. However, if your message is more than 160 characters, even if it’s 161 characters, you will be billed 2 units for it.
So ensure you make abbreviations where necessary to ensure your message don’t elaspe your intended 1page. You can use alpha-numeric characters inside the compose box. You can replace words like: for with 4 or words like; for you with 4U…just ensure you don’t over use abbrivations.
4. Select Appropriate Settings the Click Send: This is the last in the list on how to send bulk sms. This is actually the most significant of all. You have to select the best DND option that suits you. We currently have 3 options that will help you bypass dnd sms(Do-not Disturb)
At this point we are sure you already know what is dnd phone numbers, if your don’t know, please read the articles above or visit our blog to learn more.
Whatever settings you choose here will help you send bulk sms to dnd numbers. The 1st option
Sends all messages with corporate route
The second allows you to
Resend only DND Affected numbers with corporate route.
The 3rd one will send the messages with normal route and Refund DND Credits. This ensures that you are not charged for DND phone numbers.
After selecting your preferred option, all you need do is to click on send sms Now. Note that we also have the option of scheduling the message to deliver at a later time.
Now you know how to send bulksms in Nigeria, you should consider funding your account on 85kobo.com to enable you carry out what you just learnt.
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