Welcome to Textlocal
As Textlocal India head, I would like to personally welcome you on board, it’s a pleasure to have your business join us. Over the last ten years, Textlocal has helped 225,000+ businesses grow with its award-winning SMS platform, and I hope we can achieve that for you.
Whether you are a small business, large enterprise, startup, developer, educational institute or an NGO, we have dedicated features and specialist teams ready to help you get started and make the most of your SMS marketing and customer engagement campaigns!
Ready to get started? Here are the next steps:
Know Your Account
Your Account Details:
- Test account with 10 credits to send SMS – Use any of the templates added in your account to send test messages
- 1 free Keyword to receive SMS from customers (to be used only for trial)
- To know your 6-digit customer ID, login to your account and click “Support” on top-right corner
You can convert your test account to any of the below mentioned account types (no costs involved):
- Promotional Account: Can be used for sending offers or promotions to prospects and customers. Messages can be sent only to non-DND numbers between 9am and 9pm and from 6-digit numeric headers.
- Non-Promotional (Others) Account: Can be used for sending service implicit, service explicit, and transactional SMS such as OTPs, order confirmations, service updates and other notifications to your registered users. These messages can be sent 24/7 and are sent from 6-character alpha headers.
Send Your First SMS Campaign
Login here and start sending bulk SMS campaigns in minutes! Use our easy tools to personalize your sends (via merge fields), compose regional language texts, insert attachments, embed shortlinks, schedule deliveries and more! With platinum operator connectivity, Textlocal ensures best-in-class delivery rates and speeds for all your campaigns. Read the Quick Reference Guide or watch our 5-minute video tutorial:
For developers: Integrating SMS APIs has never been easier! Our comprehensive APIs and detailed documentation with sample code snippets will help you start sending/receiving SMS from any application in minutes.
Mandatory DLT Registration: TRAI (TCCCPR 2018) has mandated all businesses that want to send SMS to register their business, headers (sender IDs), and templates on any of the DLT platforms. To convert your account and for information on DLT regulations, including detailed how-to guides, video explainers, FAQs, and upcoming regulations, please visit: https://www.textlocal.in/tcccpr-trai-new-dlt-registration.
Please note that all steps in the DLT registration process must be completed to send SMS.
Receive SMS and Missed Calls
Easily generate leads and interact with your customers and prospects by setting up your own SMS and missed call address! Textlocal helps you receive SMS and missed calls online using a combination of catchy keywords, long codes and short codes, missed call numbers and dual VMNS. E.g. SMS MYBIZOFFER on 56263 or 9220592205.
Measure & Maximize Campaign Effectiveness
View authentic real-time delivery reports for all your campaigns in Textlocal Messenger. Further, you can also track granular click-rates for all attachments and shortlinks sent in your SMS campaigns – how many clicked, who clicked at what time, their mobile number and device characteristics! You can use these metrics to measure, modify and maximize your campaign effectiveness!
Mobile Tickets, Surveys, Data Collection Forms
Textlocal has built-in advanced features to fully leverage the high open rates and response rates of SMS channel. You can now create and send mobile-optimized tickets, discount vouchers, surveys and data collection forms directly to your customers’ phones via Textlocal SMS!
In addition to being fully scalable and secure, Textlocal offers specific enterprise-friendly features to easily setup and manage users, accounts, and data the way you want to. Explore multi-user accounts, granular role restrictions, tiered account structure (useful for resellers, agencies and franchises), ultra-low latency OTP route, and bespoke data management.
We’re all really looking forward to working with you.
Textlocal India Business Head