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How To Set Up A Twilio MMS Timeline Action Using NiftyImages
How To Set Up A Twilio MMS Timeline Action Using NiftyImages

Want to send out a dynamic Multimedia Message via Twilio?

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Written by AEvent
Updated over a week ago

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to set up a Twilio MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service) timeline action using NiftyImages. This powerful combination allows you to send personalized image messages to your audience, enhancing engagement and driving them to join your webinar or event.

By following this tutorial, you'll be able to create a timeline action that sends out an MMS with personalized images, including the recipient's first name and the webinar time, along with a 'join URL.' This will enable you to deliver customized and impactful messages to your audience, encouraging them to join your webinar.

Step-By-Step Tutorial:

Step 1: Accessing the Timeline

  • Open the timeline where you want to set up the MMS action, then click on "Create Action."

Step 2: Selecting Twilio Integration and Action Type

  • In this example, let's consider sending the MMS 15 minutes before the webinar.

  • Select the TWILIO integration as the desired action.

  • Choose the "Send MMS" option for the action type.

Step 3: Choosing Media Type and Selecting NiftyImages

  • Select "NiftyImage" as the media type option.

Step 4: Selecting Media and Dynamic Fields

  • Choose the specific media you want to include in the MMS.

  • To personalize the content, click on the personalization icon on the lower-right-hand side of the message box (for this example, select "First Name" for Dynamic Field 1).

  • For Dynamic Field 2, select the webinar time, such as "EST" (in this example, we're writing "The webinar will start at {{!webinar-esttime!}}. See you there!")

Step 5: Adding Join URL

  • Include the 'Join URL' to provide a direct link for attendees to join.

Step 6: Selecting Phone Number and Adding Action

  • Choose the phone number you want to use for sending the MMS.

  • Once everything is set, click on the "Create" button to finalize the setup.

Congratulations! You've successfully set up a Twilio MMS timeline action using NiftyImages! We learned how to set up a Twilio MMS timeline action using NiftyImages.

By leveraging the power of personalized images and dynamic fields, you can create engaging and customized messages for your audience. Sending personalized MMS messages before or after the webinar with the recipient's name, webinar time, and join URL will enhance their experience and encourage them to join your event. Now, you're ready to boost engagement and maximize attendance with this powerful combination of Twilio and NiftyImages.

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