2. How to Buy Phone Numbers on Text-Calibur
Welcome to the Text-Calibur training guide. In this guide we will introduce you to everything you need to know to complete your first send. Topics that we will cover include how to make a campaign, how to add subscribers to a campaign, creating keywords, adding ‘trigger’ messages to your feeds and how to send a ‘message blast’.
How to Buy Phone Numbers on Text-Calibur
These are the phone numbers that your audience/client/customer/lead will receive your text messages from. Buying and maintaining your phone numbers is the first step towards making money through Text-Calibur.
- Click Phone Numbers on the Menu to the left of your Dashboard.
- This will give you a drop-down menu with the options of: Manage Numbers, Add (Numbers), Grouping, Add a Group, and History.
- Click on Add to start getting your phone numbers.
- Select the amount of Phone Numbers you would like to purchase.
- We recommend you buy 1 phone number for every 50 leads you text.
Example: You want to text 5,000 leads in a single campaign. To do this you would want to have 100 phone numbers for a 50:1 ratio.
- Select the desired Area Code (optional).
- If you are texting leads from a certain area consistently it can be beneficial to purchase numbers with that specific Area Code.
- If you leave this blank Text-Calibur will pick area codes for you
- Select your provider.
Plivo is the default and the most inexpensive number aggregate.
- Select the type of phone number that you’d like to purchase (Long Code/Toll Free).
- Long Code is the default, these are localized 10-digit numbers (XXX-XXX-XXXX). They are most successfully utilized in double opt-in (keyword) campaigns.
- Click Buy Now to purchase the Phone Numbers using your available balance.
- Now that you have your phone numbers you are ready to start setting up your Send (campaign).
Here at Text-Calibur you will have dedicated accounts managers, to guide you through the entire process and help you become a successful SMS marketer. Whether you’re an expert or just getting started, we provide you with all the necessary tools and training to make your campaigns profitable.
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