Short Codes

Send and receive the highest volume of text and picture messages in the least amount of time.

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“The amount of engineering work it took to switch to the short code was trivial. It took us just ten minutes to make the change.”

Karl Savino CTO, GameChanger

Why Twilio

The Twilio Advantage

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Communicate reliably

Experience a 99.95% uptime SLA made possible with automated failover and zero maintenance windows.

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Operate at scale

Extend the same app you write once to new markets with configurable features for localization and compliance.

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Many channels

Use the same platform you know for voice, SMS, video, chat, two-factor authentication, and more.

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No shenanigans

Get to market faster with pay‑as‑you‑go pricing, free support, and the freedom to scale up or down without contracts.