Cloud Communications Terminology

Multimedia Messaging Service | MMS

Multimedia Messaging Service, or MMS, is a mechanism for sending a message over a cellular network to a mobile phone, that can include audio, video, pictures, attachments, emojis, links, and text. In addition to being able to send messages in more formats than SMS, MMS also allows for longer messages (limits may vary by carrier).

Texting has become the most popular mechanism for communication, particularly among younger audiences.

See also: Application to Person Messaging | A2P
Long Code Text Messaging | 10 Digit Long Code | 10DLC
Short Code Text Messaging
Short Message Service | SMS
Toll-Free Messaging

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Multimedia Message Service (MMS)



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