Programmable SMS Quickstarts
Saying "Ahoy, World" via SMS is a few lines of code away.
These quickstarts will teach you how to send and receive text messages with Twilio. We'll walk you step-by-step through signing up for Twilio, getting your first Twilio-powered phone number, setting up your development environment, sending your first SMS, receiving inbound text messages, and replying to incoming messages with an SMS.
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