Text messaging is the most used data service in the world.
(2017) Height trillion texts sent each day round the world and this statistic not including app-to-app messaging (WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger combine for more than 60 billion messages sent every day.).

Text messaging and instant messaging are two types of mobile communication that are used extensively by modern learners. (Modern learners aren’t defined by demographic, but rather by their habits and their ideas)

One of the most fun interactions in e-learning is the scenario interaction where two characters are engaged in a Text Messaging conversation.

Learn how to use it to simulate a "Text Messaging" in your eLearning content :

The Open-eLearning Object SimulSmartphone can simulate instant messages on a fake mobile phone.

You’ll need to produce scenarios that can be personalized for individual learners ?
Use the global variable dialogSmartFN before loading the object to insert the first name of the learner in the dialog.

To get help you get started, The plugin has a defaut example (in English).

Use Emoticons :

Many texts messaging apps include a menu of emoticons known as images that you can include from in your messages.

Below are listed a selection of the more common emoticons :
  • :-) happy
  • :-( sad
  • :-: doubtful
  • <3 love

Notification Sound for text message :

Improve students focus and with texts messaging noise.
Each message comes with a sound that keeps you focused

Options :

text messaging elearning options
  • A : Write yours sentences here
  • B : Loop option
  • C : Automatic next page
  • D : Speed display text