SMS integration with WooCommerce Serial Numbers Pro

SMS integration with WooCommerce Serial Number Pro brings the opportunity to send serial numbers instantly through SMS using Twilio messaging API. To utilize this feature and to engage SMS facility with WooCommerce Serial Number Pro, you need to deal with the following things-

Phone Validator for WooCommerce

Firstly, install Phone Validator for WooCommerce plugin. This plugin will automatically integrate country code to the checkout page.

To clarify, sending serial numbers as a component of a digital or physical product via SMS, country code is a must need. Once you have installed the plugin, you will see the country code along with the phone number field on the checkout page.

Phone validator
Phone validator with WooCommerce

Signup for Twilio SMS service

To sign up for Twilio SMS service, click here.

Twilio Signup
Twilio Signup

Verify Email and Phone Number

When you have signed up, you will get a confirmation mail. Check the mail and click on Confirm Your Email.

Confirm Your Email
Confirm Your Email

Once confirmation of the email is done, Twilio will ask you to verify your phone number.

Verify number
Verify number

Twilio dashboard

After verifying your phone number, you will ask you a few questions. Click on Skip to dashboard and it will take you to the Twilio Dashboard. From the dashboard, click on Get a Trial Number. This is the number you will use to send SMS to your customers.

Get a Trial Number
Get a Trial Number

Next, you will need two more options – Account SID and Authentication Token

Twilio Dashboard
Twilio Dashboard

Install Twillo WooCommerce Serial Numbers

Install the Twilio WooCommerce Serial Numbers plugin for your SMS service. The installation process is as same as the other plugins. Once the plugin is purchased, download it from the account’s download section. After downloading, upload it in the plugin’s upload section and activate it. Now, go to serial number plugins setting. Find Twilio setting and input the number, Account SID, and Auth Token collected from the Twilio dashboard. To set SMS format, write your message and choose the supported tags mentioned above according to your need in the SMS format field.

Twilio settings
Twilio settings
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