Types of SMS

Whats the difference between Transactional and Promotional Messaging?
Transactional messages alert you on a recent transaction. For ex: Withdrawal of cash, card swiping etc., Promotional messages are sent to promote an event o...
Mon, 24 Jul, 2017 at 6:50 PM
PUSH SMS Vs PULL SMS?
In simple words, When someone sends you an SMS, that means he/she pushing SMS to your phone. When you are requesting for some SMS from sender and you receiv...
Fri, 21 Jul, 2017 at 5:02 PM
Is OTP Route different from Transactional & Promotional route? Does SI support any separate platform for One Time Passwords?
Yes, SendOTP route is generally for SendOTP. If you are looking for OTPservices, we would suggest you to opt for sendOTP route because it has various advant...
Fri, 21 Jul, 2017 at 6:44 PM
What's the difference between Long Code and Short Code?
Long codes are 10 digit mobile numbers that are exclusively used by one user whereas Short codes are 6 digit numbers that can be shared by multiple users. ...
Mon, 24 Jul, 2017 at 6:55 PM
Difference between dedicated and shared Long codes
Shared Long Code can be a 10 digit mobile number through which you can receive SMS on the shared keywords. The keywords would be unique for every customer b...
Tue, 25 Jul, 2017 at 3:30 PM
What is VMN? What are short codes and long codes?
Short Code and Long Code (Virtual Mobile Numbers) is called 2 Way SMS solution (VMN) to which your clients or members can send a text SMS starting with a ke...
Tue, 25 Jul, 2017 at 4:07 PM
What does a flash SMS mean? How is it different from the regular SMS? Are special characters support for FLASH?
It will appear on the recipient notification screen directly rather than inbox. If recipient accepts the message, then it will be added to inbox.  Use C...
Tue, 25 Jul, 2017 at 4:39 PM