SMS Alerts

SMS Alerts are used by organizations and businesses to inform customers, suppliers and employees about important events or situations. These SMS alerts can be automated and triggered by specific events.

Use SMS alerts to inform people about important events or situations.

You can use SMS alerts for:

Natural disaster tracking alerts

Alert: Hurricane Rochelle is due to hit your town at approximately 14h00 on 11/2. Your local shelter is St Peter’s Church Hall.

Service disruption alerts

Alert for the Pemberton Area: Emergency road works on Atholl Road will severely disrupt traffic from 07h50 to 16h30 on 3/7.

Safety alerts

Road Council Safety Alert: Beware of black ice on the roads in the Hiddingh Area. Drive slowly and carefully.

Short codes & Long codes

 

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Easy SMS

Communicator 2

Send global bulk SMS using our online solution.
No programming needed.

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SMS Gateway

Developers' Central

Reliable, scalable and customizable, Developers’ Central integrates with your systems and applications via our wide variety of APIs.

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Easy SMS | Communicator 2

Online bulk SMS for everyone. No programming needed. Sign up for Communicator 2

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SMS Gateway | Developers’ Central

Reliable, scalable and customizable, Developers’ Central integrates with your systems and applications using our wide variety of APIs. Sign up for Developers’ Central

How to send SMS alerts with Communicator 2

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Step 1

Import your address book into Communicator 2. Upload your existing contact list in .csv file format.
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Step 2

Select your desired recipients. You can also easily use a .csv file to send batch messages.
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Step 3

Type in your message and personalize it for recipients by inserting custom information fields easily, from your contact list. For example:
Dear #FNAME#, please be advised your electricity will be disrupted tomorrow between 09h00 and 11h00 will become: Dear John, please be advised your electricity will be disrupted tomorrow between 09h00 and 11h00.
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Step 4

Send your messages. It’s that easy!

How to send SMS alerts with Developers' Central

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Step 1

Sign up for an API. Choose the API best suited to your system and messaging needs.
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Step 2

Link your customer database with your system.
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Step 3

Integrate your system with Clickatell.
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Step 4

Relax while Developers’ Central sends your messages.

Use text alerts in your organization

Use the 5 Simple Steps to SMS-Enabling your System Alerts guide to find out more about how you can use text messages as a simple, fast and low-cost method of sending system alerts to your system administrators, I.T. managers and any other person, anywhere in the world.