Two-Way Texting

Send and receive text messages with leads, customers, and employees instantly using our two-way SMS service.

Sakari is the trusted text provider for thousands, including:

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Streamline Communication with 2-Way SMS

What is 2-way Texting?

Two-way texting (or 2-way SMS) is the exchange of text messages between two parties, like a business representative texting back and forth with a lead.

Why Businesses Should Use 2-way SMS?

Attention plus easy communication makes for happier–and more supportive–customers. 2-way texting opens the door for more revenue-driving opportunities, including:

  • Re-engaging lost leads
  • Driving more reviews
  • Offering targeted upgrades
  • Automating lead qualification

Manage in One Spot

With an easy-to-use platform, Sakari lets you manage two-way text messaging straight from your desktop or the mobile app.

Focused Interactions

Mobile phones are right at everyone’s fingertips. Have meaningful conversations in real-time without missing replies.

Faster Responses

Stay connected more easily than with email and cold calls. 2-way SMS enables you to message your leads and customers directly.

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No commitments. No credit card required.

How Can You Use 2-Way SMS?


Send and Receive SMS

More than likely, everyone you know has a phone— and that’s why businesses are utilizing SMS channels to reach their prospects and clients faster. Two-way text messaging allows business teams to instantly connect on a more personal level with their contacts.

Sakari’s two-way messaging lets you send and receive texts from:

  • Local phone numbers
  • Toll-free numbers
  • Landline numbers
  • Short-codes

Add Multi-Media Messaging

They say a picture is worth a thousand words— and now you can add MMS (images) directly into your text message for a unique customer experience. **MMS is only available for US and Canada.

Send via:

  • Sakari attachment
  • Directly in an integration
  • SMS campaigns and workflows

Connect Your Contacts

Track two-way SMS directly inside your favorite business systems by syncing your contacts with one of our integrations.

Connect HubSpot, Pipedrive, Intercom, Google, Aircall and over 1,500 other apps to help you get the most out of Sakari.

Our 2-Way Text Messaging Tools

Take SMS conversations to the next level with these robust texting features.

SMS Campaigns

Pre-schedule text messages and SMS marketing campaigns for a certain date and time.

Mass Text Messaging

Use our bulk text messaging options to send the same message to multiple contacts.


Create custom automatic replies to specific keywords you set up for your business.

Phone Groups

Assign users to specific phone number groups to help distinguish your team channels.


SMS templates let you create a message once and then reuse it in just a click of a button.

Sender ID Response

Receive SMS replies even if you are using an alphanumeric sender ID internationally.

Check Out Sakari's Pricing Plans

Multiple pricing options for your business teams.


Hear It From Our Customers

  • "Top off your important email campaigns with text! Our email open rate has improved by 5-10% with Sakari due to sending texts to those who haven't opened our emails. Also, the team is very friendly and provides prompt user support."

  • Our businesses understands how absolutely foundational to our marketing and sales strategy this application is. On my end, Sakari has proved invaluable to my department and is worth every penny we spend to send texts -- literally!"

  • "I've been using Sakari for a couple of months. I'm still new to this SMS marketing, and their people were INCREDIBLY helpful, spending several Zoom sessions with me whenever I have a question, walking me through the system. Great company, great product, great people!"

  • "Sakari offers a great Product and their team provides wonderful customer service. We do sales by phone and adding services from Sakari has allowed us to expand our reach by texting potential customers. I would recommend this company 100%!!"


Frequently Asked Questions

How does the free trial work?

When you sign up for our 14-day trial, you'll receive $5 USD in messaging credits to use. No credit card is required. If you're ready to switch to a paid plan, just upgrade directly in the dashboard.

How do the pricing plans work?

We offer monthly subscriptions which start at $16 USD per month and include one free dedicated US, Canada, United Kingdom or France phone number (other countries are available for an additional charge).

Each plan has an associated message segment per country, which can be found here. These plans are all month-to-month with no contract and you can upgrade or downgrade at any time. Any unused credits in a month will roll over for a period of 90 days.

All messaging plans can be shared across your entire team, with unlimited users and contacts. Each plan is on a month-to-month term, with no contract, no per user fees, no setup fees and any unused credit will roll over for a period of 90 days.

At any point additional top-up credits can be purchased to supplement your credit - paying the same per message segment rate of your current plan.

How much do messages cost?

Your cost per text message is based on three criteria:

  • Your Sakari messaging plan
  • The length of your message, which is measured in segments
  • The destination country of the recipient

What if I don't use all my message credits?

Any unused credits from previous months will rollover for 90 days.

Do I pay for inbound messages?

Yes. Our plans charge for sent and received messages.

What is a message segment?

Text messages are measured in character batches called segments.  You are billed for each segment sent and received.  Segments are typically 160 characters in length, check out our SMS length calculator.

Can I use my existing phone number?

Sakari does not support messaging from your current mobile number. However, you can select a dedicated number from our phone number options— these include local numbers, toll-free, landline, or VoIP.

What countries do you support?

We have messaging support for 200+ countries. To view our complete list of countries, view our pricing page.

What if I have alphanumeric sender ID?

Typically, Sender IDs only support one-way communication. With our Sender ID response feature, your contacts can reply to your sender ID.

Does Sakari integrate with other applications?

Yes. Sakari integrates with over 1,000 of your favorite applications. Check out the integrations page.

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