Receive SMS with http requests
Our API will forward each incoming message to a server of your choosing by making a simple HTTP GET or POST request. All the parameters will be URL-Encoded UTF-8 text. Your server needs to respond with a 200 OK status code to acknowledge receipt of the message, otherwise the API will retry at regular intervals.
Your Clockwork mobile number or shortcode
Phone number that sent the message, this will be in international format e.g. 441625588620.
Text of the message
Unique ID Clockwork assigned to the message, use this if you want to raise a query and to make sure you don’t receive any duplicates.
If you’re using a shared shortcode we’ll pass across the keyword that was matched. For dedicated numbers this isn’t used.