SlickText Announces Plans to Release SMS Marketing API

Janet Wagner, Data Journalist / Full Stack Developer
Mar. 28 2013, 11:00AM EDT

SlickText, a leading text messaging marketing company, has announced that the company plans on releasing an API which will make it possible for developers to integrate the SlickText platform into their applications. The number of Messaging APIs has been growing steadily and at the time of this writing, there are 261 Messaging APIs in the ProgrammableWeb Directory.

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SlickText offers SMS marketing services to businesses and organizations so that customers can opt-in to receiving mobile marketing communications such as coupons, specials, alerts, reminders and more. Mobile marketing has become a popular method for promoting businesses and the SlickText platform works well for many types of industries especially retail, restaurants and schools.

The company is releasing the API so that developers can reliably integrate SlickText features and functionality into their applications. Ryan Kinal, Co-founder and CTO of SlickText states for the press release:

"This new functionality will take SlickText to the next level by allowing us to give text messaging functionality to many other companies out there."

The SlickText SMS Marketing API is scheduled to be released at the beginning of the 3rd quarter of 2013. Visit the company website for updates and additional information regarding the upcoming SMS Marketing API.

Janet Wagner is a data journalist and full stack developer based in Toledo, Ohio. Her focus revolves around APIs, data visualization, machine learning, and data-driven journalism. Follow her on Twitter: @webcodepro, Google+, or send her an email.

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sanjeev

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sanjeev

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