Short code sms service is a 5 digits virtual number which is configured at all the circle mobile operators in a particular country. These are premium numbers and no direct call is accepted on these numbers and short code works with sms based applications to pull information from any type of database and give reply for free. Generally, short code providers have two types for the same:-
Dedicated Short Code SMS Service: With this service you can order for dedicated short code service for your business. We will provide you 5 digit text message short code number, Which works for your applications only. No other services are shared on it. You can create unlimited short code messages keywords and design unlimited applications on it. Example: Send “TG “ on 56677
Shared Short Code SMS Service: With this service you can order for a keyword on common short code service for your business. We will provide you 5 digit mobile number and a keyword on it, which works for your applications only. As it is shared number another user may also use this short code number for their businesses. Example: Send “TG “ on 56677
Features of Short Code SMS Gateway.
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Long Code Vs Short Code: Long Code SMS is very cheaper than short code sms, As when a user sent information on long code he will be charged by normal sms pack by his mobile operator or when sent by short code, he will be charged a premium rate as defined by mobile operators. Widely short code sms is used in sms contest, sms voting to share revenues.
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