Frequently Asked Questions
1WHAT IS BULK SMS
Bulk SMS is a mobile messaging service that allows you to send SMS to a large volume of phone numbers with a customized Sender ID/Name usually 11 characters. This 11 character Sender I.D may be the name of your company, church, school, or institution.
2HOW TO SEND BULK SMS ON DAILYSMS
To send Bulk SMS, you need to have created an account with us. Then you go on to purchase bulk SMS units by using any of our payment methods available. Below you'll find how to make use of our various payment methods and our bank account information.
3HOW CAN I BUY SMS CREDIT?
Once you determine how much SMS credits you need, you can purchase SMS credits either by paying with your interswitch ATM card, or by paying cash or cheque directly into our Bank account. Sign into your account at dailysmsng.com and click on "Buy SMS". Type the number of SMS you need inside the box provided and it will show you the total price in Naira. Make payment into any of our bank accounts listed on the "Pricing/Payment Info" page with your username in bracket and contact us, we will credit your account immediately. If you prefer to pay online using your ATM card, choose the "VoguePay" payment option and follow the instruction.
4HOW CAN I PAY USING MASTERCARD OR VISA, CREDIT CARDS?
You can pay with your ATM Master/Visa/Credit cards by choosing the "VoguePay" payment option while on the "Buy SMS" page after you might have signed into your account. Read more on how to buy bulk SMS online below.
5IS THE ONLINE ATM CARD PAYMENT SECURE?
Yes. Interswitch and Voguepay are highly secure ATM processing services.
6HOW DO I SEND SMS?
To send bulk sms is very easy just follow the steps below Register on the website www.dailysmsng.com You will be sent a mail to activate your account. So make sure you enter a correct email address. After clicking the link, your account will be activated and you'll be asked to login with your registered username/email and your password Then click on "Compose SMS" or 'Send SMS' In the "Sender ID" box, enter the name or phone number you want to be displayed on the receivers' screen. It must not be more than eleven (11) characters. This includes space between letters. In the "Recipients" box, enter the phone numbers you want to send SMS. Duplicate and invalid numbers will be removed and not charged. Separate multiple numbers with comma, colon, semicolon, space or put each number on a separate line. Type your message in the "Message" field. Single text message contains a maximum 160 characters. Click on the "send" button.
7HOW CAN I UPLOAD PHONE NUMBERS FROM MY COMPUTER?
You will have to get the phone numbers and put them in an excel or text file. Then upload conveniently. You can create the file with notepad; write mobile numbers in the text file one by one i.e. second number should be on the second line. Click the enter key to start a new line. E.g. 2348300000000 2340860000000 and so on. To use the .txt file on dailysmsng.com, click on the drop down box under "Recipients" while on the "compose SMS" page. Then, click "Upload recipients". You will see the "browse" button which you can use to upload the .txt file containing your phone numbers.
8HOW CAN I SCHEDULE SMS TO BE DELIVERED LATER?
When on the "compose SMS" page, click on the "Send Later" button and tick the "schedule for delivery" box. Set the delivery date and click "Send SMS". The SMs will be delivered on the set date. This can be very useful for birthdays, New Year celebrations and other festive seasons
9HOW CAN I SAVE MESSAGE AS DRAFT?
When on the "compose SMS" page, click on the "Save copy as Draft" button and enter a title for the message you want to save its copy as draft. After sending the SMS to your recipients, you can click on the "Draft SMS" link to view the saved message.
10HOW CAN I SAVE RECIPIENTS OF MY SMS TO MY ACCOUNT?
When on the "compose SMS" page, click on the "Save to phonebook" button and select if you want to create a new group or use an existing group for the recipients. If you select a new group, enter the title and send your SMS. The group will appear in your phonebook which you can access via the "Manage Phonebook" link after you might have signed into your account.
11DO SMS CREDITS EXPIRE?
No! Our SMS credits do not expire. You can use them anytime.
12HOW CAN I VIEW MY SENT MESSAGES?
Click on the "Message History" link when you sign in to your account.
13MY QUESTION IS NOT LISTED HERE?
Kindly use the contact form on the "Contact" page to send your questions to us. We will get back to you asap. You can also use our chat messaging system. We're available 24/7