About Sire


Sire is SMS marketing software designed for small and midsize business enterprises.

Sire features customizable templates, where users can create templates by selecting a list of keywords. The product also features a contact management dashboard for managing new and existing subscribers.

Sire offers campaign management, which provides users with real-time updates on campaign activities, offers, announcements and more.

In addition, it also provides its “intelligent conversational interface,” which includes artificial intelligence automation for better management of survey data sets. It also facilitates the generation of reports through advanced reporting and analytics. Users can shorten URLs via a URL builder, and they can redirect to longer URL as specified by the user. This helps users to save characters in SMS messages and track the number of hits received on links.

Sire provides support via phone, email and an online portal.



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10 Reviews of Sire

Average User Ratings

Overall

5.00 / 5 stars

Ease-of-use

5.0

Value for money

5.0

Customer support

5.0

Functionality

5.0

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November 2018

Anonymous

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Company Size: 1 employee

Review Source: Capterra


Ease-of-use

5.0

Value for money

5.0

Customer support

5.0

Functionality

5.0

November 2018

Excellent product and Support

I'm a contractor/consultant for restaurant companies and I want to do more than just send a broadcast. I want the recipient to be able to go further with Q&A or to be able to actually reserve a spot at an event and think there is a real person engaging with them. There are many creative ways to solve this with the Sire Mobile platform and the support team 'Mindy' has been very instrumental in helping to enable my ideas.

Pros

A marketing and or communications manager can go way beyond simple text messaging and create conversational campaigns that engage the recipient. The custom campaign builder allows for a variety of strategies and allows you to see how your messages appear to the recipient.
The user interface is fairly intuitive and if there are questions, support is there to assist in a very timely manner.

Cons

Custom campaigns can be complex and a knowledge base would help to resolve some of the basic questions.

January 2019

Bruce from Wildeye Ventures

Company Size: 2-10 employees

Review Source: Capterra


Ease-of-use

4.0

Value for money

5.0

Customer support

5.0

Functionality

5.0

January 2019

Excellent Interface, Awesome Support, Reasonable Pricing

Sire Mobile has provided our very new and small business to begin to use text messages to engage with and provide offers to our customers. The overall pricing, even for very small packages is affordable, allowing companies to scale as they grow. Excellent, onshore, customer support. Recently, Sire Mobile has begun to create content for users to expand their success using their product.

Pros

Sire Mobile allowed us as new business owners to begin to capture the power of text messaging for our new business. As a business and text marketing newbie, I had a lot of questions when I first began to use the service. Customer support for Sire Mobile is excellent. For this reason we were able to get a number of campaigns up in running in a very short amount of time. The capabilities of Sire Mobile continue to expand providing more benefit to the business customer. We take advantage of the analytics provided to improve our customer communication and engagement.

Cons

I struggled at first uploading excel files to the platform.

March 2019

Anonymous

Verified Reviewer

Company Size: 2-10 employees

Review Source: Capterra


Ease-of-use

4.0

Value for money

5.0

Customer support

5.0

Functionality

5.0

March 2019

Great Resource for Text Message Marketing

Overall, I really like service and will be sticking with them. I have downgraded to the free service, but will subscribe as needed to meet my mass texting needs.

Pros

Sire is feature rich, yet fairly simple to use and easy to implement. The keywords and landing pages were a big selling point for me, as these features are not typically available with other texting services. (I looked at a lot of different services before choosing Sire). I also like that you have a LOT of freedom with their landing pages, although you may want to use a different service to create your short link because their short link is rather long.

There are several options for your text blasts, including opt-ins and a cool two-way texting feature. The customer service department is very helpful and fills in the gaps you may have in understanding how their service works.

Cons

Formatting is important with the phone numbers in your database, meaning they MUST be input xxx-xxx-xxxx. If your 2,000+ number database is not formatted correctly, you will spend a LOT of time entering hyphens manually. (Trust me, I know).

Also, there are no clear explanations on scheduling your text messages, so it is easy to make mistakes at first. HOWEVER, their customer service is very accessible and helpful, so LEAN ON THIS RESOURCE to avoid unknowingly texting 2,000 people at 9 AM when you thought you were sending 1 text to yourself. (Again, speaking from experience).

January 2018

Mark from Level Four

Review Source: Capterra


Ease-of-use

5.0

Value for money

5.0

Customer support

5.0

Functionality

5.0

January 2018

Cheap and Easy

Pros

Really easy and fast to set up. Unique features. Designed for small business owners marketing to new and existing customers

Cons

There were a few confusing spots but overall easy to use. There is a template that I was confused on how to complete the survey but I reached out to customer service and they promptly got back to me and was really nice and professional.

January 2018

Bruce from Eibukan Goju Ryu Karate

Review Source: Capterra


Ease-of-use

5.0

Value for money

5.0

Customer support

5.0

Functionality

4.0

January 2018

SIRE's platform is extremely easy to use and very effective

Pros

Ease of use and all of the cool features that they have available on their platform. The 5 templates they have are all very effective and useful for my business.

Cons

they only have 5 templates... would love for them to create more templates, maybe another 5 useful templates that I can use for my business

February 2018

margarita from OC Fit Las2winz

Review Source: Capterra


Ease-of-use

5.0

Value for money

5.0

Customer support

5.0

Functionality

5.0

February 2018

I've been using sire to open my first gym business and it has been an easy yet successful experience

Pros

Easy to use, well developed, great marketing tool.
The best marketing tool to use, specially to open a new business.
I have been using it to bring in prospect clients and the results have been the best!
I would def recomendable it for any business that's trying to succeed:

October 2018

Douglas from Leadership Integration, Simplified LLC

Company Size: 1 employee

Review Source: Capterra


Ease-of-use

5.0

Value for money

5.0

Customer support

5.0

Functionality

5.0

October 2018

Great & personalized customer service

Love the personalized service and affordable options. My clients benefit from my business providing a dependable service. I am happy to have partnered with Sire. Thanks!

Pros

After researching A LOT of text marketing systems, this was the most cost effective and versatile product for my small business.
I have always gotten personalized customer service. Quick response time. I feel like a valued customer. Technology that I can trust.

Cons

It took a moment to get acclimated to the dashboard and functionality of the features. There is usually been a Customer Service rep, "MINDY" who is quick to answer questions.

February 2019

Stella from J Jun Company USA, Inc.

Company Size: 2-10 employees

Review Source: Capterra


Ease-of-use

5.0

Value for money

5.0

Customer support

5.0

Functionality

5.0

February 2019

Amazing Marketing Tool

Pros

We've been using this software for over a year, and it is so easy to use for the marketing and advertising. I love how it creates the response from our customers right away. It is also affordable and very effective. Look forward to use it regular.

Cons

They've been implementing new features to upgrade their service, and so far everything is great!

October 2018

Laura from Academy for Caregiving Excellence

Company Size: 2-10 employees

Review Source: Capterra


Ease-of-use

5.0

Value for money

5.0

Customer support

5.0

Functionality

4.0

October 2018

High open rates? Yes please!!!

I love having a new tool to communicate with my customers and get high open rates!!!

Pros

I love the easy of use of Sire Mobile, and they have the most amazing Customer Service, They have always helped me if I ever get stuck on something, they even call me every so often to ensure I am happy with the service!

Cons

reporting can be a little better, you have to go searching for the analytics you need.

February 2018

Catherine from Midori Matcha Cafe

Review Source: Capterra


Ease-of-use

5.0

Value for money

5.0

Customer support

5.0

Functionality

5.0

February 2018

I've started using Sire for my cafe business, and it's been extremely easy and helpful to use.

Pros

I like how user friendly the software has been. I can make updates whenever I need to, and it's been effective in getting in touch with my customers. So far, it's actually helped pick up more business for my cafe.