Create Your Business Brand As Your SMS Sender ID
Beep Beep Beep…
Your mobile phone vibrates and you see that you have received an SMS in your inbox saying
MD-SMSIND: Your account no. xxxx179 has been credited with 10,000 credits.
Ever wondered what role does ‘MD-SMSIND’ play here? Of course it is the chosen Sender ID but what exactly it does and represent?
Sender ID is used to identify who the sender of the SMS is. It basically represents your brand/company name distinguishing it from a million others. So yes, this sender ID plays a massive role defining your brand to your customers.
In simple words, Sender ID is the name or number which appears on the mobile phone as the sender of an SMS. In India, Sender ID is restricted to 6 alphabetic characters for Transactional and an operator-fixed 6 numeric characters for Promotional SMS.
In other countries, it can be numeric like your mobile phone number or alphanumeric such as the number/name of your company.
Although, this feature is only available in supported countries!
Among these supported countries, some only support sending transactional messages and require sender ID pre-registration, meaning that you can only use the alpha sender you pre-register.
The Source Addresses must abide by the following criteria:
- For India, Sender ID with 6 alpha characters are accepted for transactional messages
- International SMS can have alphanumeric sender-ID (maximum 14 characters)
- Must not contain blank spaces
- Must not contain accented characters
- Must not contain punctuated/special characters, such as * $ < , > ? ! % [ ] | \
- Must not contain Greek characters
- Must not just be a name of an individual
- Source Addresses are case sensitive
BULK SMS INDIA, we usually transmit our own Brand Name or Gateway Number as the Sender Identification for each of the messages that the users send. Users can change this to have their own Brand/Company Name without any approval and additional cost.
‘SMSIND’ represents your brand, but what does the prefix ‘AM’ represent
The prefixes AM, VM, BW etc. are displayed because SMS are sent in huge numbers via bulk SMS.
SMS providers follow rules framed by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) and according to TRAI rules,
- The first character displays the Telecom Operator name
- The second character displays the circle of the Telecom Operator
So here ‘A’ represents ‘Airtel’ and ‘M’ represents Mumbai.
Dynamic Alpha – You can set any Sender ID you like up to 6 characters as long as it only uses letters
Dynamic Numeric – You can set any Sender ID you like up to 15 digits as long as it only uses numbers
Random Numeric – A random number to comply with local regulations (usually taken from a pool of numbers we have access to from the relevant destination market)
Fixed Sender ID – This is where the local markets require to set a fixed Sender ID, sometimes numeric, sometimes alpha, in order that messages are permitted to be delivered.
Different countries & operators have different standard.
nice information it is really helpful I really like this post about sms businessReplyDelete
Bulk SMS reseller is best option for start own business with own sender id
A lot of valuable information can be derived from the post. SMSMessenger is one of the best Promotional SMS Service providers in India. For the further information you can visit our site Promotional SMS Service Provider IndiaReplyDelete
Very nice blog, Now a days sms marketing is trending for sales and Productivity. Thanks for sharing such great information. You can send large number of messages using bulk SMS api in few min.
This is an awesome post.Really very informative and creative contents.
flyer design service in chennai
In the affordable world, setting up an excellent project is a significant factor to consider for lots of entrepreneurs. Running an organization is brutal today and calls for a perfect method. With the help of Bulk SMS Delhi owners can quickly share anything regarding services and products with consumers. It is a terrific technique to spread out a message across the globe. Company owners send out details to a large number of clients at the same time. A project can send consumers Bulk SMS to Delhi and inform them about brand-new offers and bargains.ReplyDelete
Working in this field for years, we know everything you need to get the most out of this effective marketing strategy. With world-class SMS-sending systems, everything is backed by expert staff for maximum benefits. While your campaigns are running, we keep checking the results on a real-time basis and optimize them for unmatched outputs.ReplyDelete
Bulk SMS Service Provider In Delhi