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aspsms.com Newsletter, 03.2014

Customer information

Dear Joachim von Watt

As a registered client of ASPSMS you get the latest information about our newly available SMS applications.

Contents

Case study: The Favre Auto House
Spring Exhibition

The Favre Auto House has built up a customer base of approximately 1'100 customers over the years.

SMSBLASTER web edition

To communicate with his customers, CEO René Favre uses the SMSBLASTER web edition. He can comfortably send text messages without the need to download and install any software. He only needs a web browser. The address book entries and text message logs are in the cloud and he can therefore use the SMSBLASTER web edition at the office, at home or while travelling and has access to the contacts anytime.

René Favre learned about these advantages from his brother-in-law Adrian Walliser who uses several products based on ASPSMS with his optician business Walliser Optik.

Conclusion

It is often difficult and time consuming to reach customers by phone. If you get the client on the phone, there are call charges etc.

Contacting customers by text message is:
  • inexpensive
  • uncomplicated
  • reliable
  • binding

René Favre reminds his customers of appointments, informs about imminent maintenance work and even wishes a happy birthday to those of which he has recorded the date of birth.

Examples

SMS-OUT: Dear Mr. Diem. The repair is complete and you can pick up your car immediately. The Favre Auto House 0580000000

SMS-OUT: Dear Mrs. Seiter. Please call us for an appointment for the emission test shortly, thank you. The Favre Auto House 0580000000

SMS-OUT: Happy Birthday! The Favre Auto House team wishes you a Happy Birthday and a lot of driving pleasure in the future!

SMS-OUT: Dear Mr. Seltrecht. Please call us for an appointment for the regular car maintenance (60,000 km), thank you. The Favre Auto House 0580000000


Spring Exhibition

As every year, the Favre Auto House will present this spring the new models as well as attractive second hand vehicles.

To attract visitors, there will be a free bratwurst and a competition with attractive prizes worth CHF 10'000.00.

Several major banners "Today show", big balloons and a helium bottle stand ready to additionally attract walk-in customers during the exhibition.

Announcement

René Favre has ensured that the event is announced in all correspondence and emails for months earlier. Posters are hanging in prominent places in The Favre Auto House and flyers are presented at the bar.

Several weeks in advance René Favre announces the exhibition with the help of SMSBLASTER web edition by sending the following text message to his customers:


SMS-OUT: Presentation of new models and attractive used cars at The Favre Auto House from 4.-6- April. Get a free bratwurst when presenting this text message!

Maybe some wise guys will forward the text message to people they know, so that they also benefit from a free bratwurst. For René Favre it's alright. He is interested in getting as many visitors as possible.

Reminder

The day before the exhibition, The Favre Auto House reminds the customers again:


SMS-OUT: Reminder: Tomorrow at The Favre Auto House: Spring exhibition from 4.-6. April. Free bratwurst when presenting this SMS! Contest with prizes worth CHF 10'000 .00. We look forward to meet you!

Contest

To participate in the contest, visitors of The Favre Auto House Spring Exhibition are encouraged to provide date of birth, their name, address and mobile phone number, as well as to agree to be contacted by text message for future promotions.

Success

The Spring Exhibition was a great success for The Favre Auto House. Several new cars and a surprisingly large number of used vehicles were sold. Several test drives were agreed.

In addition, there were many happy contest winners and René Favre was able to expand his address list with over 200 new contacts with mobile phone numbers.

Buy ASPSMS Credits

For sending an SMS, so-called ASPSMS credits are needed, which are purchased in advance. The ASPSMS credits do not expire. Payment by bank transfer, various credit cards such as Eurocard/Mastercard, Visa, American Express or Diners Club, PayPal or Swiss Postcard are possible.

This is how it works

  1. ASPSMS Account
    http://www.aspsms.com/

  2. Order ASPSMS Credits
    https://www.aspsms.com/balance.asp

  3. Enter Credit Warnings (optional)
    https://www.aspsms.com/creditwarning/

  4. If needed: Order Global Two-Way Number
    https://www.aspsms.com/two-way/

  5. Login on SMSBLASTER web edition
    http://www.smsblaster.com/

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Did you already know?

You can calculate the cost of your SMS broadcast in advance.

If you need the effective ASPSMS credit consumption for cost calculation of your SMS broadcast, the following xml formatted information might help.

List of all networks covered by the ASPSMS system:

List of all networks with termination fees (cost more than 1 ASPSMS credit per SMS), covered by the ASPSMS system:

Info: If you use the SMSBLASTER web edition, the needed ASPSMS credits for your broadcast are always displayed before sending.

http://www.smsblaster.com/

 

List your ASPSMS application at our 3rd-party solutions!

Take the chance and additionally advertise your own ASPSMS based software e.g. your content management system or your branch specific solution that sends SMS through the ASPSMS system on:

http://www.aspsms.ch/solutions/3rd-party/

That's how it works:

  1. Send us a link or a demo version of your software with the appropriate login data to support@aspsms.com so we can test your product.

  2. We shall examine your software and let you know if we shall publish it at ASPSMS 3rd-party solutions. Please understand that we can only take well-engineered and error free products into consideration.

  3. If we decide to publish your product, we shall ask you for further information:
    1. Product logo
    2. Product description (title)
    3. Product version
    4. Short description
    5. Detailed product description
    6. Price/currency
    7. Purchase- or download link
    8. Further useful information that helps

    If you have a German documentation, don't hesitate to send it for our German ASPSMS-website.

Examples for an listing on ASPSMS 3rd-party solutions:
http://www.aspsms.ch/solutions/3rd-party/

Products based on the
ASPSMS system

Interfaces

Applications

Credit Warning

  • With this feature you can let yourself be informed by SMS and/or e-mail if your ASPSMS credit balance reaches or goes below a certain level: http://www.aspsms.com/creditwarning

  
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Available SMS tools and interfaces for ASPSMS

Factsheets
Purpose and business examplesPDF
SMS tools for End Users
NamePricing
ASPSMS WinLog free
Microsoft Office Outlook 2013-2016: Email to SMSfree
Microsoft Office Outlook 2010 Mobile Servicefree
Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 Mobile Servicefree
SMSBLASTER web editionfree
SMS Blaster Windows Editionfree
SMS touch for iPhone and iPod touchShareware
ECO-SMS - Ökologische SMS!Shareware
Cybersystems mscrmSMSsee price list for details
Jabber-Client Chatopus for Palm OSsmall one-time payment
delight Software GmbHsee price list for details
ASPSMS Widget for Macfree
SMS scripts and interfaces for developers
NamePricing
ASPSMS Dot Net Assembly on NuGet free
ASPSMS JSON API (REST) free
C# Microsoft ASP.NET Identity MVC (for SOAP)free
Node.js interface for ASPSMSfree
PHP Class for ASPSMS SOAP web servicefree
aspsms.dll (Active-X)free
SOAP Web Servicefree
XML-Interfacefree
ASPSMS SMTP Interfacefree
VBscript Class (ASP)free
HTTPfree
PHP - Python - C# - Javafree
Jabber to SMS for Server Adminsfree (open source)
SMS Blaster Visual Basic Source Codefree
ASPTOKENfree
Network coverage
Supported networks around the world
 
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