Introduction to the significance of marketing sms messaging .Before starting the coding, let’s take a look at the present of SMS messaging. Although nowadays SMS messaging is not the most popular way of mobile communication, it is still alive. Nay! It is an expressly widely used marketing tool in many countries all over the World such as in the USA, UK, French, Brazil, Spain, Russia, Germany, etc.
Although the significance of mobile web and mobile instant messaging (MIM) has grown, according to the experts, web campaigns alone are going to get left behind. In their opinion, unified business communication has never been more important than now. Marketers say that a unified approach across all channels is necessary. If a company wants to reach their target audience in today’s IT society, marketers will need to develop unified internet marketing strategies.
For building a strong and marketable brand, this strategy should combine responsive web design, mobile apps, SMS marketing, etc., with direct marketing, email marketing, etc. jf you still think that SMS messaging is dead, please let me present some interesting facts in this topic. Introduction to my Java SMS solution
For this reason I have decided to dig deeper in programming bulk SMS solutions. I prefer using HTTP requests and responses if possible, because this is a simple way to send data from an application to another one. Since Java has native method calls to send HTTP requests, HTTP provides a great way to send SMS messages to remote mobile phones.
Your Java SMS application: This is a software written in Java that can be used to send SMS messages. A basic SMS application will be described in this article, but it can be freely extended according to your specific needs. I used HTTP to establish a connection between the Java application and the SMS Gateway.