Text 77948: How Does This Short Code Work?

Text 77948: How Does This Short Code Work?

Essentially, these 5- or 6-digit numbers are miniature phone numbers. They’re actually called Common Short Codes (CSC), and they’re programmed to respond to specific keywords.

Short codes are convenient for sending mass messages out to people regularly. They also work very well for the purpose of raising money.

Eric Bryant, September 8, 2017

Creating a PayPal Donate Link

Creating a PayPal Donate Link

The method above requires more steps. You have to log into PayPal, navigate to the button creator section, fill out all the fields and prices, and then get the link. But there is a faster, more direct way to create a PayPal donate link that doesn’t even require you to log into PayPal.

Eric Bryant, September 8, 2017

Online Giving for Churches: Apps or SMS?

Online Giving for Churches: Apps or SMS?

If you want to motivate the next generation of millenial donors, you're much more likely to reach them via text than through any other medium. And older church members will be excited to have such an easy way to donate to your missions.

Eric Bryant, September 8, 2017

How To Get A Text Number For Donations

How To Get A Text Number For Donations

Traditional text to give services require a half dozen hard-to-get forms and the paperwork is immense. It’s enough to discourage most people from even wanting to bother, and in fact, about to 83% of charities don’t even qualify because of the insane regulations. Why does text-to-donate have to be so difficult to obtain? Why are charities being punished and forced to jump through hoops just to do some good in the world?

Eric Bryant, September 8, 2017

How Do Text Donations Work?

How Do Text Donations Work?

How does texting a donation work? Read this blog post to find out.

Eric Bryant, September 8, 2017