In this tutorial, I will teach how to send SMS using textlocal API. Here I am using PHP to send SMS easily and simple to send SMS.
Follow few steps:
- Create account on Textlocal as free and buy SMS Credits
- If you are indian then you need to verify your DLT. It is not required for other countries
- Click to Help-> All Documentation, You will see send SMS via PHP link & get the example of sending SMS see the screenshot below
You will get like this of code you can replace your username and hash in below code
<?php // Authorisation details. $username = "your textlocal email id"; $hash = "your hash"; // Config variables. Consult http://api.textlocal.in/docs for more info. $test = "0"; // Data for text message. This is the text message data. $sender = "TXTLCL"; // This is who the message appears to be from. $numbers = "910000000000"; // A single number or a comma-seperated list of numbers $message = "This is a test message from the PHP API script."; // 612 chars or less // A single number or a comma-seperated list of numbers $message = urlencode($message); $data = "username=" . $username . "&hash=" . $hash . "&message=" . $message . "&sender=" . $sender . "&numbers=" . $numbers . "&test=" . $test; $ch = curl_init('http://api.textlocal.in/send/?'); curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_POST, true); curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS, $data); curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, true); $result = curl_exec($ch); // This is the result from the API curl_close($ch); ?>
May this example help you to send SMS via TextLocal API.