Set up SMS on your account

Learn to set up SMS on your account.

Overview

You can self-serve and set SMS up on your account without having to order through your account manager.

Set up an SMS free trial

To set up SMS on your account:

  1. From the channel menu, select SMS.
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  2. On the Let's get you set up pop over, select I'd like to start a free trial and take a look around.
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  3. Select Start trial.

That’s it! You’re now ready to trial SMS on your account.

Set up SMS and purchase a number

To set up SMS and purchase a number for your account:

  1. From the channel menu, select SMS.
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  2. On the Let's get you set up pop over, select I’m ready to get started and purchase a number.
  3. Select Next and follow the instructions in the UI.
    To learn more about purchasing an SMS number, check out the article Purchase an SMS number.

That’s it! You’re now ready to send SMS.

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