I recently had the honour of writing a series of blogposts on SMS marketing ideas for micro, small and medium businesses. These were written for a company called ClickSMS.

ClickSMS is a local bulk SMS service provider that offers its clients access to an amazing international system. They offer a free trial account with 10 credits for you to test the service.


  1. SMS Marketing for people who work from home – in this article, using the Herbalife business model as an example, I explain how people who work from home can use bulk SMS marketing to grow their businesses.
  2. Brick and Mortar shops and retail or service outlets can also use bulk SMS marketing effectively. Here are some ideas for your shop!
  3. Running a membership-based organisation like a church? Then you simply can not go without a decent BULK SMS system. Read some of our membership care tips here.
  4. Now you can stop dreading and being scared of customer complaints. Here are some customer complaint management tips. Learn how to change unhappy clients unto loyal return customers.
  5. Running a business with consumables like meat or vegetables or other essential goods. Here is a great article, using the example of a local butchery, for you to learn how to grow your business. It is a 4-minute read. You will not be sorry.
  6. Are you in the services business…. BULK SMS is your friend. Here we have some great tips for you to grow your service and to increase your bottom line.


If you have some more great tips, please feel free to share them in the comments section. We will gladly use them as part of our next article.