What is business SMS?
How to send texts from your business number:
Send business texts easily with Grasshopper Connect.
What are the benefits of business texting?
Explore Grasshopper Connect's top features:
Business Phone Number
Choose from our inventory of vanity, local, or toll-free numbers. Or port your own!
Keep business contacts separate from personal contacts. *Not available for Android
Manage business calls, texts, and emails in one spot so you never lose track.
See all interactions with a business contact, no matter how they reached out.
Link an existing Gmail or Gsuite account. No need to create a new business email.
iOS Mobile App
Work from anywhere with Grasshopper Connect on your iPhone.
Provide updates and quick replies via text messaging on your business number.
Hold Incoming Calls*
Stop numbers you choose from ever reaching you. *Not available for Android
See business voicemails next to texts and emails.
Frequently Asked Questions
Only between the US and Canada for now. With very few exceptions, Grasshopper business texting works for toll-free and local numbers in both countries. Note that we can’t send texts from a toll-free number to a Canada number just yet, but we’re working on it. We’re also looking to add more countries, so stay tuned!
Nope. We’re all about being limitless, so send as many business SMS messages as you want.
MMS picture texts only work with local numbers in the US and Canada for now. Stay tuned as we work on it!
Every text will show up in your Conversations view with the text icon of the Grasshopper Connect app. You can also enable push notifications so you’ll always know right when they arrive, just like you would with your personal text messages.
You can receive a group message and interact with that group text but you cannot compose a new message to multiple people. Also, it’s not possible yet to send a group text from toll-free numbers.