10DLC stands for 10 Digit Long Code, which is a standard for sending text messages to consumers. The use of 10DLC is necessary for businesses and organizations that need to send high-volume text messages. This standard provides a cost-effective and reliable way to send text messages to consumers without the risk of being blocked by carriers. With 10DLC, companies can send messages in a timely manner and reach a wider audience, making it an essential tool for businesses that rely on text message marketing.
What do you need to know?
Any SMS and MMS messages that are transmitted to American phone numbers utilizing 10DLC phone numbers need to be routed through a registered application-to-person (A2P) Campaign. A phone number is only considered registered once it is linked to an authorized Campaign. U.S. A2P 10DLC registration is required by all major U.S. telecommunications carriers.
What do you need to do?
To enable your Brand for SMS campaigns Clerk needs to verify and register your brand. The following pieces of information have to be provided to Clerk Support Team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Legal Company Name
- DBA or Brand Name, if different from legal name
- What type of legal form is the organization?
- Publicly Traded Company
- Private Company
- Non-Profit Organization
- Sole Proprietor
- Country of Registration
- Tax Number / ID / EIN
- Tax Number / ID / EIN Issuing Country
- Full Address
- Website / Online Presence
- Full name of brand representative
- Mobile number of brand representative
Select from one of the following use-cases for your Campaigns
Standard Campaign Types
Special Campaign Types
To set up an SMS campaign for a 10DLC, please provide the following details: