What is reception with virtual SMS numbers?
InCode is a service for receiving SMS messages.
Any user with their cell phone can send SMS messages to a contracted Virtual Number and they will be received on our platform.
It is necessary to contract a reception number in each of the countries of the senders or users who send the SMS. In this way, SMS will be sent to local virtual numbers at no cost or at a minimal cost to end users.
With this service it is possible to create two-way SMS communications or conversations, sending messages (individual or mass) with the Virtual Number as sender and receiving the response messages.
It is possible to contract virtual numbers in the following countries:
- Taiwan, Province of China
- United States
- Czech Republic
- Hong Kong
- Puerto Rico
- South Africa
- United Kingdom
If you require a virtual number to receive SMS in a country that does not appear on this list, contact us.
How does it work reception with virtual SMS numbers?
The contracted virtual numbers transmit any SMS message to our platform.
Clients who have contracted Virtual Numbers can see and receive the SMS messages received in our WebSMS application and/or through API (for those clients who want to receive the messages received in your applications).
In this link you can see how to receive messages via API: Receive messages via API.
Additionally, it is possible to implement SMS reception alerts by email or other channels.
How much does it cost reception with virtual SMS numbers?
The SMS received are free of charge (some countries may require a cost per SMS received), only a monthly maintenance must be paid.
There are different types of virtual reception numbers (shortcodes, longcodes, tollfree, etc.) with limitations and special conditions depending on the country and type of messages.
Ask us about the rates and conditions of Virtual Numbers depending on the country, type of messages and volume discounts.
How is it contracted reception with virtual SMS numbers?
- Sign up, create a user account here.
- Contact us to choose a country and consult all the conditions and available options.
- The Virtual Number will activate in 2-3 days and be ready to receive and transmit SMS messages.