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Quick Start Guide

Checklist for getting started

Welcome to SnapDesk. We put together this quick guide to help you get started with text messaging on day 1.

Not ready to get started quite yet? No worries. Checkout our article about why people use SnapDesk and text messaging to learn more about our services.

Step 1: Pick a Phone Number

During set-up you should've been prompted to pick a 10-digit phone number based on an area code of your choice. If you skipped this step or aren't sure what your selected phone number is just follow the steps here

Step 2: Upload Contacts

Now it's time to upload the contacts you will be messaging with SnapDesk. You have three options:

  1. Manually add contacts one at a time

  2. Upload a CSV file to add contacts in bulk

  3. Sync in contacts from your Quickbooks online account

Step 3: Send your First Text

You're almost there! All that's left is sending your first text message.

Read how here: How to Send Your First Text

Once you send your first message you'll want to look into our other useful text messaging features

  1. How to Create Message Templates (great if you send the same message over and over)

  2. How to Schedule Messages (great for calendar events like meeting reminders, follow up texts, etc)

  3. How to Personalize your Messages ( Texting large groups of people? Personalize messages at scale)

Step 4: Add the rest of your team

Next, add team members to your account so they can help you scale your messaging.

Read how here: Add team members

Learn how to scale your messaging as a team by clicking here. Or schedule a complimentary team on-boarding session here.

Now you're all set to start text messaging at scale! If you ever have any questions or want personalized assistance feel free to email me at!