Your customers
would rather text

If you want people to read your messages, send them a text

Manage text conversations across your organization on the web, not on multiple personal phones

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What is Rather Text?

A texting service for organizations

Rather Text is a website to manage text (SMS) conversations with people. The site acts like an enhanced phone. When people text your number or when you start a conversation with them, it shows up on the site. They're texting the whole time and you and your team are using our website.

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Core Benefits

People actually read and respond to your messages

There's more features on the web than texting on a phone

Easily share communications across your team

Your personal phone number is out of the equation

See how these benefits apply to different industries

emails are fine,
calls work sometimes,
most people would rather text

Don't book a sales call,
just try it yourself right now

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...or contact us for a demo,
we are happy to do that as well!


We value simplicity, both in terms of web design and pricing. You pay for the level of messages you need, everything else is the same across plans.

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Would my contacts
rather text?

A growing preference is for business communications to happen via text messages. Though the preference is there, most businesses do not have support for this.

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How to get people to respond to your messages

When you send messages to people from your organization, do they respond right away or even at all? If you're struggling with this, there's things you need to change.

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How many calls and emails have you ignored vs text messages?

Think about your own life and the sheer quantity of stuff that comes your way. It's a necessity to ignore large chunks of it, causing us to miss things we do actually care about.

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Use a business texting service to keep your personal number private

How do you go about texting on behalf of your organization? The easiest path is to use your own personal phone, but that carries a whole lot of drawbacks.