Before using your 10-digit long code number, it is important to understand the main differences between the two types of numbers which are short code numbers and the long code numbers.
Note: The long code number would have had to be assigned to your account upon activation and is currently in beta testing. Textable numbers purchased after sign up will not have the same functionality.
Based on what you are trying to accomplish with your text messaging campaigns, here's a brief breakdown to explain the purpose for each type of number:
Also, Keywords can also be used with both a toll-free long code number if you were assigned one during the first activation of your account, or a short code number.
Due to our high volume of users, each number is pre-assigned to the user to avoid message traffic build-up.
If you would like to enable your own business number to be used with EZ Texting, here is how you can sign up.