You can also text your bidders whenever you want. You can text them when your auction starts if you have bidders from a previous auction or you can text your bidder when your auction is ending. Be aware that 40% of registered bidders have opted out of receiving texts whereas 90% of registered bidders have opted in to receive emails. Registered bidders would rather receive emails than texts.
Click on your Auction Setup heading, click on the Menu icon, click on Text Bidders.
Text Body: this is where you will enter your information about your email.
You can add these tags to your email and it will automatically add the bidders first name, your auction address and your company logo to the email. Example: ‘Hi [customer_name], The auction starts to end at 10 am on Saturday. Thank you. [auction_url].
Check all three boxes for Email Users
Current Bidders: these are bidders that have bid in your current auction.
Past Bidders: these are bidders that have bid in your past auctions.
Silent Bidders: these are bidders that have registered in current or past auctions but have not bid yet.
Select your auction and click on the Send Text button.