You can create a messaging campaign to send messages in batches to countries or regions outside the Chinese mainland. This topic describes how to create a messaging campaign.

Prerequisites

Procedure

  1. Log on to the SMS console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Go Globe.
  3. On the Web Sending tab, click Create Campaign.
  4. Specify the parameters as prompted. 02-en
    The following table describes the parameters.
    Parameter Description
    Campaign Name Enter the name of the campaign. The name can be up to 30 characters in length.
    SenderID The ID of the sender. The ID can contain letters and digits. If the ID contains letters and digits, it must be 1 to 11 characters in length. If the ID contains only digits, it must be 1 to 15 characters in length. We recommend that you enter a valid application name, website name, or company name.
    SMS Content You can use variables in a message. The variable format is ${name}. Example: Your verification code is ${code}. The verification code is valid for 5 minutes. We recommend that you keep the verification code strictly confidential.
    Recipient Number Valid values: Import Recipient Number File and Enter the mobile numbers of the recipients. Set the parameter based on your needs.
    • Import Recipient Number File
      1. Download a sample file and enter the mobile phone numbers as required by the sample file.
      2. Click Import Mobile Phone Numbers to import the mobile phone numbers.
    • Enter the mobile numbers of the recipients

      Enter the mobile phone numbers.

    Note
    • If your message content contains variables, set Recipient Number to Import Recipient Number File.
    • If you set Recipient Number to Enter the mobile numbers of the recipients, you can enter a maximum of 100 mobile phone numbers. We recommend that you upload a file to submit a large number of mobile phone numbers.
    Schedule Campaign If you turn on Schedule Campaign, configure the date and time for sending the message.
    Note You can cancel the messaging campaign until 5 minutes before the scheduled time. To cancel the messaging campaign, click Cancel in the Actions column on the Web Sending tab.
  5. If you turn on Schedule Campaign, click Schedule Campaign. Otherwise, click Submit Campaign.

What to do next

After a messaging campaign is created, you can click Details in the Actions column on the Web Sending tab to view the message details. On the message details page, you can view the basic information, messaging result, and mobile phone numbers. 03-en