Top 5 SMS use cases NOT related to Business, Part 1

SMS are great because they have an astonishing number of possibilities to be used in all kind of areas, that’s why we love them at PortaText. But they are not only about helping you improve your businesses and marketing campaigns by providing an enhanced customer experience and service (as we described in an earlier post). You can also …

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Using Contact Lists to send Group Messages through Hubot

Remember our last post where we introduced our Hubot script? We added support for Contact Lists now, so it’s become much more fun to use now 🙂 As you may already know, the code is available at our GitHub account. As Hubot is written in CoffeeScript, we’re using our NodeJS SDK, but if you like other programming languages you might …

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Sending Librato Alerts As SMS with Group Messaging

In our last post we discussed the outcome of our 2-hour hackathon, where we used our NodeJS SDK to allow Hubot to send SMS, that was cool! But there were other ideas that we left behind… for a while. Today we’re showing you how to integrate your Librato account with PortaText by using our PHP SDK , so you can …

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2-Hour Hackathon and now you can send SMS from Hubot

Yesterday (yeah, a Sunday!) we did a small “get together” with the dev team, it wasn’t really planned but it was fun! So what do the dev people do on a Sunday? That’s right, a hackathon! As you might have noticed, we love the SMS technology because of its multiple use cases. And we are also proud …

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