There are 3 ways to build your list

1. Building a list using a web form on your website

You can add an opt-in checkbox on a web subscribe form that will populate a contact list in your Burst SMS account:

Web Form Opt-In

2. Recipients can opt in by texting a dedicated virtual mobile number or short code. You will be able to collect their mobile number and any message content they have entered:

Virtual Number Opt-In

3. You can setup a keyword campaign on a dedicated virtual mobile number or short code so that you can collect numbers and send automated replies:

Keyword Campaign

Incentivising people to join your list?

To get people to join a marketing list there are different ways to incentivise them. Some examples are:

  • Run a competition with a prize

  • Run a survey and share the results

  • Offer future sale and discount coupons

  • Promise and deliver useful, relevant and valuable information