General

What is a DID? How can I set up a DID?
What is a DID? In the telecommunications industry, DID stands for Direct Inward Dialing also known as DDI Direct Dialing Inward in Europe. It is a featu...
Differences Between Long Code/Toll Free/Short Code
Basis your use-case, you can choose from the 3 kinds of number options at Plivo. We have mentioned their features and differences in the below table: ...
How can I setup an application and assign a number?
An Application is a set of Answer, Hangup and Message URL which help you control your incoming calls and messages. There are two ways in which an Applic...
How and when do I get charged for the phone numbers I purchase?
Plivo’s billing cycle for phone numbers is monthly and starts on the first of every month. Plivo will charge on 1st of every month. You will be billed fo...
What are the different statuses of a phone number and how do they differ from each other?
We are constantly working towards expanding our phone number coverage to new countries and phone number types. To ensure that all Plivo phone numbers meet o...