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twilio/location


Twilio/location type contains a location pin and an optional label, which can be used to enhance delivery notifications or connect recipients to physical experiences you offer.

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Info

Location templates are only available once the end user is in a 24 hr session. They can not initiate a business initiated session.

Location templates are not supported for approval on WhatsApp and can't be submitted for approval.


Supported Channels

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WhatsApp


Content API - Location sample.

longitude:

  • Type: numbers
  • Required: yes
  • Variable Support: no
  • Description: The longitude value of the location pin you want to send. Value must be between [-90.0, +90.0]

latitude:

  • Type: numbers
  • Required: yes
  • Variable Support: no
  • Description: The latitude value of the location pin you want to send. Value must be between [-180.0, +180.0]

label:

  • Type: string
  • Required: no
  • Variable Support: yes
  • Description: Label to be displayed to the end user alongside the location pin.

Create Location Template

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curl

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curl -X POST 'https://content.twilio.com/v1/Content' \
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-H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
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-u $TWILIO_ACCOUNT_SID:$TWILIO_AUTH_TOKEN \
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-d '{
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"friendly_name": "location",
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"language": "en",
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"types": {
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"twilio/text": {
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"body": "Owl Air: Time to board, SFO is located at San Francisco International Airport, P.O. Box 8097, San Francisco, CA 94128 "
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},
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"twilio/location": {
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"latitude": 37.62159755922449,
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"longitude": -122.37888566473057,
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"label": "Time to Board @ SFO"
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}
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}
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}'

Output

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{
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"language": "en",
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"date_updated": "2022-08-29T15:23:12Z",
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"variables": null,
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"friendly_name": "locationtest",
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"account_sid": "ACXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX",
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"url": "https://content.twilio.com/v1/Content/HXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX",
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"sid": "HXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX",
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"date_created": "2022-08-29T15:23:12Z",
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"types": {
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"twilio/text": {
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"body": "Owl Air: Time to board, SFO is located at San Francisco International Airport, P.O. Box 8097, San Francisco, CA 94128 "
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},
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"twilio/location": {
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"latitude": 37.62159755922449,
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"longitude": -122.37888566473057,
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"label": "Time to Board @ SFO"
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}
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},
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"links": {
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"approval_fetch": "https://content.twilio.com/v1/Content/HXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX/ApprovalRequests",
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"approval_create": "https://content.twilio.com/v1/Content/HXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX/ApprovalRequests/whatsapp"
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}
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}


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