WooCommerce SMS Notifications

WooCommerce SMS Notifications

Ramp up your customer relationship at very low cost. Send your customers SMS text message regarding their orders or for marketing. Benefit from average 98% open-rate within the first 5 minutes, global coverage, outlets of thousands of text messages per minute and delivery within seconds.

This plugin supports virtually every major SMS gateway provider and even custom gateways.

Features

Check out the change log to see what we’re working on and what’s coming with the next update

Preparation

  • Use filters and search to select orders and add your customers to the recipients lists on the fly.
  • Easily delete recipients from the list.
  • Compose your text message, personalize them by using shortcodes.
  • See the character count in real-time while typing the message. When inserting shortcodes, the longest value of your current mailing list will be counted.
  • Set a custom originator (depends on your provider and plan)
  • Check the overview, including the text and the recipients, before sending the messages

Sending

  • Phone numbers of recipients are automatically converted to meet the gateway provider’s required notation. Special characters get removed, missing/wrong formatted country codes are added/fixed based on the shipping address country.
  • See your remaining prepaid credit within the plugin in real-time (depends on your provider and plan)

Logging

  • Outgoing text messages are logged:
    • At WP Admin Panel->WooCommerce->Orders as a private note within the regarding order
    • At WP Admin Panel->WooCommerce->SMS Notifications->History including date, text, receiver, originator, related order id, the username, IP and browser of the operating WordPress user, for your control and protection from possible spam complaints
  • Every error is logged to the log file wp-content/uploads/woocommerce-sms-notifications/woocommerce-sms-notifications-log.txt

Requirements

  • WooCommerce 2.2 or higher
  • WordPress 3.0 or higher

Supported Gateways

Installation

  • Download the plugin
  • Upload:
    • Via FTP: unzip the .zip file, upload the file to /wp-content/plugins/
    • Via WordPress backend: Plugins->Install->Upload Plugin->Browse-> select the plugin zip file
  • Activate the plugin at WP Admin Panel->Plugins
  • Choose your SMS gateway Provider at WP Admin Panel->WooCommerce->SMS Notifications->Settings and fill in your gateway credentials
  • That’s it.

Changelog

# Change Log This project adheres to [Semantic Versioning](http://semver.org/).  ## [Unreleased][unreleased] ### Added - Custom gateway support.  ## [1.0.5] - 2015-01-29 ### Fixed - A bug which caused a wrong output of the history.  ## [1.0.4] - 2015-01-29 ### Added - Two-way messaging for twilio. - set custom keywords to let customers opt-out per text.  ## [1.0.3] - 2015-01-16 ### Fixed - JavaScript Bug.  ## [1.0.2] - 2015-01-16 ### Added - Opt-in/opt-out functionality. - Bulk add to list.  ## [1.0.1] - 2014-12-22 ### Added - Twilio support - https://www.twilio.com - Clockwork support - http://www.clockworksms.com  ### Fixed - A bug in customer notes.  ## [1.0.0] - 2014-12-19 ### Added - Net-M support - http://www.net-mobile.com - First Telecom support - http://www.first-telecom.de