In this guide, you’ll learn how to complete the necessary prerequisites steps before the Telnyx team can provision your WhatsApp Business Account.
- 1Sign up for Facebook Business Manager
- 2Complete Business Verification
- 3Buy Telnyx numbers or port your existing numbers
In order to send messages from a WhatsApp Business account, you must first sign up for Facebook Business Manager, which is free to use.
- 1To start, make sure you have a personal Facebook account to confirm your identity. If not, you can create one at facebook.com.
- 2Next, sign up for Business Manager by going to business.facebook.com.
- 3Click “Create Account”
- 4Enter a name for your business, select the primary Facebook Page and enter your name and work email address. (Note: if you don’t yet have a Facebook Page for your business, you’ll need to create one so you can complete this step.)
- 5Move through the rest of the onboarding flow by entering the rest of the required fields.
- 6Learn how to add people to your Business Manager.