Using multiple Long Codes (aka DIDs) to send your SMS Campaigns

In our previous post “Short Codes or Long Codes? Benefits and Drawbacks for your SMS Campaigns” we discussed the main differences between using long codes and short codes. One of the most important of those differences is the throughput: long codes are slower because carriers usually impose a 1-SMS per second limit. Today we are …

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Short Codes or Long Codes? Benefits and Drawbacks for your SMS Campaigns

Choosing the right tool for the job is always a good idea and the time you invest in evaluating benefits, risks, and limitations of each one of those tools always pays off in the end. In this post we’re going to take a look at two different ways of sending your Transactional and Promotional SMS: …

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Automatic detection of STOP words in DIDs (aka long codes)

If you are using DIDs (also called long codes) to send news related to your products and/or services (and some of your users want to “opt out” of your messages), there is now a way to blacklist them automatically and save you some time in the process. Note that the preferred way of letting your …

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Receive notifications with Amazon SNS

We’re happy to announce a new feature now available for all our users: SNS notifications. We had a lot of requests for this one because every day more and more applications are now cloud-based, and of course Amazon AWS is one of the most popular cloud services out there. Up to now the only way …

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Use Amazon SNS and Lambda to send SMS using NodeJS

In this post we are going to show how to combine two of the most amazing products of Amazon AWS (Lambda and SNS) with our (also amazing, of course) API and NodeJS SDK. By using an SNS topic you will be able to quickly and easily send SMS from your application, but also combine it with …

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