Make conversation: virtual mobile numbers make SMS messaging truly interactive
Virtual numbers – longcode and shortcode – are invaluable if you need to receive messages from customers. Make your mobile communication a two-way exchange.
The capacity to receive, as well as to send, SMS messages makes a conversation possible between you and your customers
Virtual mobile numbers open up a world of possibilities for communication, from customer support applications to ad campaigns
Simple and direct
Inbound SMS is a fast, easy and reliable way for customers to engage with brands or reply to prompts
Virtual numbers can be chosen for an array of countries, making connections locally around the world
Reasons to use virtual mobile numbers
MessageCloud offer local numbers for over 30 countries, helping you to do business globally
Our shortcode packages start at just £18 per month
Virtual numbers expand the potential of SMS marketing by making it a two-way conversation
Why choose MessageCloud to handle your virtual mobile numbers?
Our Numbers product opens up new possibilities for your organisation. Create effective text marketing campaigns with shortcodes. Use private numbers to create local connections with your market. Maintain user privacy through masking. Whatever you use Numbers for, you’ll get superb support, flexible usage options and a fair, transparent pricing structure.
Numbers, combined with our bulk SMS Send product, enables a complete messaging solution, perfect for interactive mobile campaigns.
Easily remembered 4 to 5 digit numbers for use with keywords, free to user or at standard messaging rate. Choose a dedicated service for heavy use or shared shortcodes for lower volumes.
Receive messages directly from customers to your app with a virtual mobile number. Dedicated and shared options available, accordingly to your volume needs.
Acquire phone numbers instantly for locations around the world. Send and receive messages quickly and simply through our API.
We offer the full spectrum of number types for receiving messages. So you can enable fast, effective communication, whatever the scenario.
Increase trust and engagement by using numbers that are local to customers. With virtual numbers from over 30 countries, we can get you connected around the globe.
Get information on a local number’s format and origin, sender ID, delivery receipts and detailed error reports.
We offer concatenated SMS, timezone-specific sending and advanced message encoding options (GSM, ASCII, Binary, Latin-1, UTF-8, UCS2)
Variable price options according to message volumes, with MT (send) and MO (receive) shortcodes available, depending on the country.
Comprehensive documentation for developers to integrate our API into your service, plus a support ticket service if you can’t find what you need online.
With over 10 years of experience, MessageCloud can be relied upon to provide exceptional, standards-compliant inbound messaging.
Our straightforward API routes incoming SMS messages seamlessly to your software, enabling even very high volume of messages to be handled effortlessly.
“The work involved was formidable, especially as this involved constant adjustments. If you wish to revise and market to your customers via SMS, I would strongly suggest that you look at MessageCloud.”
“The partnership with MessageCloud into our platform is very important as SMS communication is the tool that allows the parent to locate the Spotter being worn by the child through their phone. When choosing a partner, it was vital for us to work with a company with a global reach and have direct connectivity with multiple operators and MessageCloud very much fits that bill.”
“Reply-to-Text was a huge success for Aston Martin, both in terms of consumer education and text message volume.”
Make it a two-way conversation with our choice of number options.
Handle messages, confirmations and feedback effortlessly, for a straightforward monthly fee.
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Try the code
Our ready-made scripts – written for a range of programming languages – allow you to connect to our SMS products with ease. Grab our snippets of code below, and visit our full library of scripts and usage examples on our GitHub page.
Code for Numbers
Scripts for sending and receiving SMS messaging using your numbers. Choose ready-made code for a range of scripting languages, apply simple modification and send and receive SMS messages with your own sender ID and delivery reports.