Twilio Queue: Building a Call Queue Metrics Dashboard

Whether you’re running a call center, just a small office, or have to deal with all of the incoming calls for an event one night, putting people on hold (aka call queuing) is important, but often a difficult technical process. Twilio’s newest verb Queue simplifies this problem by providing a set of features that let you easily enqueue and dequeue callers, provide custom wait experiences and… Read More

Call Redirection via the Twilio REST API

Twilio is excited to announce the addition of asynchronous call redirection to the Twilio REST API.  This feature opens a wide range of advanced call queuing, call center, and enterprise uses.   Using the call redirect API, you can interrupt an in-progress call and have it begin executing a new TwiML document of your choice, simply by POSTing to the Call Instance Resource. This API gives you… Read More