SMS Short Code Services
Welcome to the stress-free way to get a dedicated SMS short code. We’ll guide you through the whole process, from working with carriers to launching your first campaign.
- Send and receive a high volume of SMS and MMS
- Build your brand with a memorable 5 or 6-digit phone number
- Select between a random or vanity short code
The SMS Short Code Service Trusted by Top Brands
How to Get an SMS Short Code
With SimpleTexting, you get expert help every step of the way. We’ll work directly with you and the wireless carriers to get your short code up and running.
1. Complete Service Approval FormCellular providers want to know what you plan on sending before giving you the go-ahead. We’ll work together to complete the necessary forms explaining your intended use case.
2. Provision and Test Your NumberOnce we’ve secured your dedicated SMS short code, the wireless carriers will test it to make sure all of the information on the service approval form was accurate. Then they’ll issue their final approval.
3. Launch Your Marketing CampaignYou’re ready to start using your new dedicated short code! Our easy-to-use platform gives you all the features you need to run a successful text marketing campaign.
Competitive SMS Short Code Pricing
Get everything you need to send messages from a short code at a competitive rate. No need to hire a developer. Just provision your number and start texting.
|Short Code Type||Leasing Fee*|
|Random Short Code||$500/month|
|Vanity Short Code||$1,000/month|
The above prices are in addition to a one-time setup fee as well as a minimum spend of $500/month in messaging costs (~40,000 messages). See our rates here. Our enterprise team can also create a custom plan if you plan on sending a high volume of messages.
*Includes hosting and leasing. Billed annually. This includes short code leasing fees which are set by the Common Short Code Administration, which oversees all short codes in the U.S.
Why Choose SimpleTexting’s SMS Short Code Service?
We’ve helped thousands of customers get started with short code texting. We’d love to bring you onboard, too!
No Coding Required
The SimpleTexting platform is designed to be easy for anyone to use, yet robust enough for advanced use cases. We offer an SMS API.
Dedicated Account Manager
We focus on delivering super fast and empathetic support. We are very responsive via all support channels: live chat, email, SMS chat, and by phone.
Expect high throughput with a dedicated short code from SimpleTexting. Send hundreds of messages per second from our web or mobile app.
Why This Music Festival Switched to an SMS Short Code Texting Service
Here’s what happened when they switched to a dedicated SMS short code:
- Deliverability increased by 336%
- The team gained access to powerful analytics and reporting
- Texts now account for around 25% of their ticket sales
Dedicated SMS Short Code FAQ
We have over a decade of experience helping brands across the United States and Canada acquire short codes. If you have any other questions, get in touch!