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How to Set Up Your Subscriber Lists

Learn how to set up your subscriber lists, so you can start growing your customer base.

Whether you just launched your business or you've been up and running for years, it is always a good time to set up a subscriber list! It's an easy way to get customers to opt in to receive content from you.

When a customer texts you to join your text marketing campaign, you know you have a lead who is very interested in what you have to say. Plus, it comes in really handy when it's time to start scaling... and fast!

On the desktop version: 

  1. Go to your Cloudphone.com portal
  2. Select Subscriber Lists in the left side navigation menu. 
  3. Select Add Subscriber List
  4. Name or label your list.
  5. Choose a keyword for your customers to use to opt in. 
  6. Write the Welcome Text or choose from your list of drip campaigns that will automatically be sent to new subscribers.
  7. Save by clicking Add New Subscriber List in the top right corner. 

In the mobile app: 

  1. Open up the Cloudphone.com app on your mobile device.
  2. Select Messages from the bottom navigation menu.
  3. Select New Subscriber List from the menu. 
  4. Complete steps 4 through 7 above. 

How to Manually Add Subscribers 


You can add numbers from your phone, a spreadsheet, a CRM and many other sources. It’s easy to add phone numbers manually from any data set in just two steps…

1. Export Contacts to a Spreadsheet

Most tools that store contact information will allow you to export your contacts to a spreadsheet.


Depending on where you have your contacts, you will want to follow specific instructions for exporting your contacts to a spreadsheet. Here are some common sources with instructions:


Android

iPhone

HubSpot

Mailchimp

Google Forms


2. Go to your Cloudphone.com portal


3. Select Subscriber Lists in the left side navigation menu. 

4. Select My Subscribers


5. Name or label your list.

6. Select Add Subscribers. 

A new window will pop up for you to manually add subscribers. Copy and paste phone numbers. 

7. Copy and paste the phone numbers from your spreadsheet.

 

In the mobile app: 

  1. Open up the Cloudphone.com app on your mobile device.
  2. Select Messages, then Text Marketing, and then New Subscriber List

3. Follow steps 4 through 6 above.


4. Don’t forget to save!