You will be able to send a broadcast via SMS, Email and through Inbox, which is within the platform.
Note: Cialfo has just released a new Broadcast design. Within the new Broadcast design, clients still have access to the previous version of the design but it will be no longer be available in the future. This article will show you how to use the previous version of Broadcast.
To learn how to use the new and improved version, kindly refer to this article! You can find the previous version of Broadcast by selecting "Use Previous Version".
Step 1 - Select 'Send New Broadcast'
You can see previous Broadcasts on the left hand side and you can send a new Broadcast by clicking on the blue 'Send New Broadcast' button on the top of your page.
Step 2 - Choose Filters
In order to make sure you are sending your Broadcast to the right Students and Guardians you can choose filters to refine your list. The filters will range from their Enrollment Year, Packages and Graduation Year.
You will also be able to save Filters, if you regularly send messages to different cohorts. This will save you time filtering Students and Guardians next time you send a Broadcast.
Step 3 - Write your Broadcast
Choose which kind of Broadcast you would like to send, either Email, SMS or Inbox within Cialfo. 'Preview' your Broadcast and who it will be sent to by clicking the blue button at the bottom of the page. Once you are happy with your message you can then 'Send' your Broadcast.
Once you are happy with your message you can then 'Send' your Broadcast.