This page provides a reference for all features available to you via the HTTP interface for sending SMS.
The HTTP-API allows you to integrate your system (client) to Easy Send SMS using the HTTP protocol to send SMS. HTTPS is also supported for secure transactions using SSL encryption.
The Client issues either a HTTP GET or POST request to the Easy Send SMSHTTP interface supplying a list of required parameters. Our system issues back a HTTP response which indicates the status of the sent message.
The HTTP-API is used for one-way messaging only. Therefore, you need to provide a valid the Sender ID of the message to enable the recipient to respond.
Your Easy Send SMS username
Your Easy Send SMS password
Sender Name that the message will appear from.
Max Length of 18 if numeric. Max Length of 11 if alphanumeric.
To prefix the plus sign (+) to the sender’s address when the message
is displayed on their cell phone, please prefix the plus sign to your
sender’s address while submitting the message (note the plus sign
should be URL encoded). Additional restrictions on this field may be
enforced by the SMSC.
MSIDSN of the recipient that the message will be sent to. Eg: 61409317436 (Do not use + before the country code)
The message to be sent. It can be used for 'long' messages, that is,
messages longer than 160 characters for plain text, 140 for flash and
280 for Unicode. For concatenated (long) messages every 153
characters are counted as one message for plain text and 268
characters for Unicode, as the rest of the characters will be used by
the system for packing extra information for re-assembling the
message on the cell phone
It indicates the type of message. Values for type include:
0: Plain text (GSM 3.38 Character encoding)
2: Flash (GSM 3.38 Character encoding)
3: Unicode Flash
A request containing multiple destinations will be aborted immediately if any error other
than “Invalid Destination” is found. In case an invalid destination is found we just skip that
destination and proceed to the next destination, maximum you can send 30 numbers per submission
calling the above link by replacing the username and password by your account credentials,
you should get the SMS ‘easysendsms.com’ on the mobile number in the destination field.
The message has to be encoded on the UTF-16BE format and the type parameter has to be set