Messaging Application Programming Interface

Messaging API (Application Programming Interface) refers to a set of subroutine definitions, protocols, and tools for building application software. Communications APIs are APIs that control voice calling and text messaging functionalities within an application.


How Bandwidth is Involved with Messaging APIs

If you can text it on your phone, you can integrate it into your product using Bandwidth’s Messaging API. Your users can send and receive pictures, videos, audio, group texts and more — all it takes is a few lines of code. Bandwidth’s Messaging API allows you to add powerful SMS, MMS, toll-free and group messaging functionality to your app in just a few minutes.

The Bandwidth API Platform makes innovation accessible to any company of any size. The simple interface and rich library of learning aids can take you from raw newbie to sophisticated API expert in the time it takes to work through the materials… which isn’t long at all. Additionally, Bandwidth is passionate about our APIs as well as your success. We can help you conceive, develop, and troubleshoot your APIs. If you have an idea, we have the tools and the expertise to help you bring it to market.


What Are the Benefits of Bandwidth’s Messaging API

Bandwidth is driven to help your business use messaging to its fullest potential through the use of our Messaging API. Whether you are an up and coming start-up or an Internet giant with a large demand, Bandwidth’s services are built to scale in order to meet a multitude of needs.

Bandwidth owns one of the largest All-IP Voice Networks in the US which offers greater network control, scalability, and ultimately more ROI for your growing business. Another benefit to being a network carrier lies in our ability to give you more information faster than the competition. Along with our services, our customers rave about the support and advice they receive from their Customer Success Advocates, and how quickly our technical support team is able to solve problems. We also have our own 24/7 Network Operations Center working to optimize call quality and deliverability while also standing by to solve problems before they start.

If you’ve already invested in another CPaaS provider, then Bandwidth is here to make the switch as smooth as possible. Our team will provide you with the resources and support to get you on your way to gaining potential cost savings and increased quality control. Overall, it’s a win-win for you!



Where We Talk About Messaging APIs

On our site

  • Bandwidth Messaging Services
  • Application-to-Person (A2P) Messaging
  • Bandwidth Group Messaging API
  • Send SMS/MMS
  • Voice and Messaging API
  • In our downloads

  • Voice & Messaging APIs – Guide to Getting Started
  • Why Bandwidth’s APIs are Better
  • McLeod Software Uses Bandwidth Messaging API to Keep Truckers Coordinated on the Move
  • ProviderTech Takes a Dose of Bandwidth’s Messaging API to Enhance Patient Engagement


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