Matthew Lindenberg

Why 2018 is the year to adopt new mobile messaging capabilities

Author: Matthew Lindenberg

For many consumers – younger consumers in particular – text messaging has become a preferred way to not only communicate with one another but also to hear from brands they love. This is reflected in the well-published fact that 90% of SMS messages are read within 3 minutes. Interestingly, despite nearly universal adoption, the SMS communication standard hasn’t changed much since the first text message was sent on December 3, 1992, over 26 years ago.