Getting Started

What is a Plivo Helper Library?
Plivo Helper Libraries make it easier for you to build applications on Plivo in a language or a framework you want to use. These Helper Libraries simplify ...
Where can I check the example applications built using Plivo and what languages do Plivo Helper libraries support?
You can find the example applications built using Plivo at Plivo Helper Libraries.  We support the following seven languages:  Java Node.js PHP ...
What is a subaccount and how can I create one?
A subaccount enables hierarchical management of your resources. You can use sub-accounts to distribute numbers and applications among various sub-organizat...
Is there a way to retrieve the Auth Token for a sub account or a main account using the API?
Plivo uses an AUTH ID and AUTH TOKEN as a pair to authenticate your API calls. They are equivalent to a username and password combination and hence cannot b...
What is an Application ID?
Plivo uses the Application ID to identify a user’s application in the respective user account. Click here to know more.
How is Plivo Cloud different from Plivo Open Source?
Plivo Cloud makes your life easy by allowing you to just focus on developing voice and SMS apps without worrying about the infrastructure. But developers ...