Posts Categorized: API

SMS API Framework: PHP vs Node.js

SMS API Framework: PHP vs Node.js

If you’re wondering whether to use PHP or Node.js as a framework for connecting text messaging capabilities to your business, consider the following.

2019 Text Messaging Changes

Surcharge

The new year has started with major text messaging changes with surcharge fees levied by carriers and AT&T ending Shared Short Code.  Internationally, Telcos are finally sanctioning 10 Digit Longcode (10DLC) as the way to send Application to Person (A2P) traffic, but having no way to extract host fees, Telcos are levying surcharge premiums above… Read more »

GDPR Why it Matters

GDPR Compliance

Swift SMS Gateway is at work to make sure we are compliant to data protection principals of GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). Even if you think your business is not concerned about GDPR – It’s about Europe – You are still impacted by these new European data regulations. Its goal is to make it easy… Read more »

Concatenation Support Importance Increases

Concatenation support importance is increasing. It is due to the popularity of rich text formats like iMessage and Rich Communication Services (RCS). SMS text message standards bridge them, but it’s the efforts of some aggregators and our diligence that is helping to improve the end-user experience by ensuring longer messages arrive in the right order…. Read more »