Sample code to send texts

for demo and quick start place this code in your app.js or server.js
please run 'npm install puretext --save' in terminal

  const puretext = require('puretext');

  let text = {
      // To Number is the number you will be sending the text to.
      toNumber: '+X-XXX-XXX-XXXX',
      // From number is the number you will buy from your admin dashboard
      fromNumber: '+X-XXX-XXX-XXXX',
      // Text Content
      smsBody: 'Sending SMS using Node.js',
      //Sign up for an account to get an API Token
      apiToken: 'XXXXX'

  puretext.send(text, function (err, response) {
    if(err) console.log(err);
    else console.log(response)
How to get an API token?
Signup for an account here and your dashboard will show your API token
What is fromNumber?
Once you sign up you can reserve a local number of any area code to send texts from
Can I use my existing mobile number as fromNumber?
No, unfortunately you cannot.
More questions?