Creating a Twilio account

Twilio is a commercial cloud communication service that allows users to send messages (including SMS) through an Application Program Interface (API).

Step 1: Head over to

Step 2: We recommend signing up for an account using a group email so that team members can access the console.

Step 3: When you see this page, check your email and click the red button saying Verify your Email.

Step 4: After you have successfully verified your email, log in again and follow the three steps on the screen to set up your Two-Factor Authentication. You can choose to set it up at a later time as well.

Step 5: When you arrive at this page, choose these options for the following questions:

Step 6: Click Get Started with Twilio at the bottom of the screen to access your account. Once done, move on to the next page to set up a Messaging Service.

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