What is MMS? The topic revisited

Textlocal, who are one of the UK’s market-leaders in text messaging, recently published an article on their blog titled, “Lesson 101 – what is MMS”.

You can view the article here;


Posted by Daryl Charman, the Textlocal article covers some of the history of MMS and outlines the differences between SMS and MMS.

The article is an interesting read for those new to MMS messaging, explaining how (with MMS) you are able to send multimedia content including images, video and audio providing a much richer customer experience.

At Thirdscreen, we also posted an article earlier this year titled “What is MMS” which you can view here;


Plus we have also covered topics such as how to Leverage Buying Decisions with MMS and the power of visual marketing.

If you are an agency or reseller wanting to send MMS campaigns then please contact us for more information and rates. We offer the best MMS rates in Australia.

If you are an existing SMS provider looking for wholesale MMS A2P capability via our MMS gateway – to offer your own customers then please get in touch via our contact form.

To request a copy of our MMS API documentation, use our request page here.

If you have any other comments or questions, or would like to share your own successes with MMS, then free to leave a reply in the comment box below.

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