Reach More Customers Across North America: Introducing Canadian Short Codes

You need powerful tools to scale the communication between you and your customers. Twilio Short Codes are now available in Canada. This offers you a way to reach millions of customers in North America, all at once, using one API. Learn more about Twilio Short Codes here, and apply for your Canadian Short Code today. Text Canadian Users Faster with Short Codes Twilio Short Codes are… Read More

Twilio Expands Messaging in Europe Plus New Numbers From Hawaii to Alaska

Today kicks off the inaugural TwilioCon Europe in London, and no better way to start than with exciting news for our European community. Today we announced expanded mobile and local numbers in seven European countries, and short codes live now in the UK, all with the same unicode and multi-language text-to-speech support you already have with global Twilio numbers. That’s not all, we also announced text… Read More

DOer Of The Month: Ahmad Nassri

Ahmad DOer of the Month

We profiled Ahmad Nassri as DOer of the Month and featured his developer profile on the front page of the DOer Gallery. If  you’d like to share your story on the blog, create your DOer profile and email In high school, Ahmad Nassri started coding “simply out of need.” He built out websites and dug into source code, and learned to hack. This hobby quickly… Read More

Announcing The 11 Startups Riding Aboard the DOer Express to the International Startup Festival

Startup Festival

We’re incredibly excited to get back on the DOer Express and take 11 amazing companies from New York City to Montreal for the International Startup Festival. These companies will have the opportunity to perfect their pitch, network, receive mentorship from Bessemer Venture Partners, and have an awesome time with a bunch of DOers on a bus. The startups and entrepreneurs we chose showed their passion for… Read More

Apply Now to Join the DOer Express to the International Startup Festival in Montreal

Twilio DOer Express

Start practicing your company pitch and print out extra business cards, the International Startup Fest is happening July 10 -12  in Montreal. Twilio, SendGrid and Windows Azure are teaming up again this year to bring the brightest of the startup world to Montreal aboard the DOer Express. Apply now before June 7th to join the DOer express. The DOer Express will ride from New York to… Read More

Your Tutor Is One Call Away: Help Hub Connects Students and Tutors Via Twilio Voice

At 14 years old, Miguel Kudry (pictured right) started building apps. Now at age 20, he’s launched his second company, Help Hub, a new social platform that connects students with tutors via Twilio Voice. I can’t exactly picture Miguel needing a tutor for “Computer Science 101” or “Introduction to Business Administration”. While a full time student pursuing a degree in business, Miguel is running Help Hub… Read More

Wyld Collective Builds At The Intersection of Art and Tech with Twilio SMS

Geographers haven’t pinpointed the intersection of design and tech, but based on my interview with WyldCo, I’m beginning to suspect it’s in Montreal. Montreal based Wyld Collective is a team of designers, coders, entrepreneurs and artists all working together. This may sound like a recipe for a tech version Lord of the Flies, but in practice it is quite the opposite. Wyld Collective Co-Founder, Bruno Nadeau,… Read More

Explore Montreal at Startup Festival with and Twilio Scavenger Hunt

We’re teaming up with the crew to help all the Startup Festival goers get to know Montreal. Sign up now for this kick off scavenger hunter and contest, happening on July 11th in Montreal. Read more about the challenge below from Sarah-Jane Morris at, originally posted here.  Looking for an awesome way to discover Montreal and win prizes leading up to thekickoff of the International… Read More

15 Startups Earn a Spot on the DOer Express to the International Startup Festival

We were overwhelmed with the incredible submissions for this unique bus ride to Startup Festival 2012. With so many great pitches, it was difficult to narrow down the choices. We chose the winners based on their entrepreneurial passion and readiness to take full advantage of the opportunities that lie ahead of them. We are very excited to announce the 15 startups joining us on the DOer… Read More