This guide shows how to start sending messages using the Conversation API.
You can use this guide to configure any available channel for your Conversation API app! If you don't have a channel in mind, you can follow these callouts for help on configuring an SMS channel.
To start sending messages, complete these basic configuration steps:sign up for a free Sinch account. This is a quick process where you submit some basic details, including a mobile number you can use for testing.
When you sign up for a Sinch account, a default project is created for you. Conversation API uses this project to group contacts and apps together. Contacts are shared across apps within the same project. Depending on your needs, you may need to create additional projects to keep contact lists separate. To create additional projects, reach out to your account manager for assistance.
Get Started with SMS!
Now you're ready to get started sending messages with Conversation API.
If you are planning to send an SMS message using a free test number, make sure you understand the SMS_SENDER property. You'll need to add it to your code and set it to your free test number.
These guides will walk you through setting up a simple application in the following languages: