At Infopromo Communication, we understand the importance of seamless and accessible communication. That's why we're proud to offer USSD (Unstructured Supplementary Service Data) solutions that revolutionize the way businesses engage with their audience.
Discover the Power of USSD Service
USSD technology allows for quick and interactive communication between users and applications, using simple codes on a mobile device. It doesn’t require an internet connection, making it an incredibly accessible tool for reaching a wide audience, regardless of their device’s capabilities.
This is a unique three-digit code, such as *254#, exclusively utilized by an individual user for their company or service.
This code is utilized by numerous companies or services, with each company being assigned a dedicated channel on our exclusive codes, such as *254*X#.
Our USSD gateway is designed to manage numerous simultaneous API requests seamlessly.
Select either pre-paid or post-paid billing options based on your business requirements.
- Data collection
USSD stands out as a potent instrument for gathering data due to its universal accessibility across all mobile phones. Additionally, the session-oriented characteristic of USSD services renders them more fitting for organized surveys when contrasted with SMS.
- User Registration
USSD stands as a potent marketing asset, guiding users swiftly through the registration process for your service. Elevate the customer onboarding journey by integrating features like SMS and Voice within your USSD application, enriching the overall experience.
- Query services
Provide access to organized data from your app through USSD menus. The interactive feature allows for a tiered approach to asking pertinent questions, ensuring precise delivery of information.
USSD Service FAQs
USSD stands for Unstructured Supplementary Service Data. It’s a technology that allows for communication between a mobile device and a network’s server. It operates through short codes and doesn’t require an internet connection, making it widely accessible.
USSD works by establishing a direct communication channel between a mobile device and an application’s server. Users enter short codes (e.g., *123#) to initiate a session and navigate through menus by responding to prompts with numeric inputs.
No, USSD and SMS (Short Message Service) are different. USSD allows for interactive communication in real time, while SMS is a one-way messaging service that doesn’t require an immediate response.
USSD has diverse applications:
- Customer service interactions
- Mobile banking and payments
- Service activations and deactivations
- Information delivery (balance inquiries, weather updates, etc.)
- Interactive marketing campaigns
No, USSD doesn’t require an internet connection. It operates through the GSM network and can be used on basic mobile phones.
USSD transactions are generally secure. However, it’s crucial to ensure that the service provider implements robust security measures to protect sensitive data during transactions.
USSD services might vary in availability across different countries and mobile network operators. Some services might not be accessible when roaming internationally.
To access USSD services, dial the specific short code provided by the service provider on your mobile device and follow the on-screen prompts to navigate through the menus.
es, USSD sessions can have a predefined timeout period to ensure security and efficient use of network resources. If a user doesn’t respond within the set time, the session might end automatically.
Yes, USSD services can be tailored to meet the unique requirements of businesses. Service providers can design custom menus, prompts, and functionalities according to the business’s needs