September 15, 2014

Youth Text Messaging in America

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Most recent surveys indicate that 90% of adults have a cell phone, and about 60% of Americans have a smart phone. Out of these cell phone users, nearly 30% of them say that their phones are a device they “can’t imagine living without.”

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Also, out of these cell phone users, nearly 75% say they use text messaging on their phone regularly. For under 30s, the percentage of cell phone users that use text messaging regularly is 95%.

Knowing these numbers, it should be obvious that if you or your organization want to get in touch with youth, text messaging is the most effective method to accomplish this.

About James Pelton

James Pelton is the CEO and a Developer of the Mobile Text Alerts SaaS

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