SMS messages have a limited length, so you want to save characters!
TNZ's SMS service has a built-in automated URL Shortener.
Why use TNZ's URL Shortener?
A couple of benefits:
- It's free to use
- It's built into the TNZ service - no external system needed!
- It uses tnz.nz links, or use your own short domain for an additional fee
- It uses unique links per mobile number so you can track who opens which links, when, and on which device, all from within the TNZ Dashboard
You can send a maximum of 9 links per message.
How to send short links using TNZ's URL Shortener
When using the Dashboard, the Link tool can be found under Send SMS | Add Commands | [[Link]]
APIs & Email-to-SMS
Simply insert the Link command into the SMS message.
|Check the link for info: [[Link:https://www.company.com/path/to/long/link.html?ExtraParameters=Value]]|
The mobile receives:
|Check the link for info: tnz.nz/A1B2C3|
How to track clicks and opens
From the TNZ Dashboard, select View Messages | Message Link Tracking to see link reports.