Step 2: At checkout provide customers with an optional checkbox to receive SMS delivery status updates. When checked, make sure to request their mobile phone number and disclose they will be receiving text messages to their phone and that it is not a required part of the purchase.
Step 3: After customers submit their order, your server will need to call the subscribe API function. Within this API call below you to change the “API_key=”, “mobile=” and the “campaignid =” sections of the API.
Example “SUBSCRIBE” API Call: https://secure.skycore.com/API/wxml/1.3/index.php?action=subscribe&api_key=aBcdEfgHijkLMNopQrSTuvw1xyZA2bCd&mobile=12345678912&campaignid=1234
- “api_key=” is your account’s API key.
- “mobile=” is the customer’s phone number including the country code.
- “campaignid=” is the campaign ID can be found on the “SMS/MMS Campaigns” page.