Idea Pro

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What do you get when you couple your programming knowledge with the Ideamart platform? An IdeaPro application with endless possibilities!

Imagine you need to send an SMS and get the delivery notification, invoke a USSD menu in a registered user’s phone, or even make an in in-app purchase through the carrier billing! IdeaPro is where you can bring your ideas to life!

NOTE: The mobile number will be converted to a Hash key between the communication between the application and the user to protect privacy.

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SMS API
(Short Message Service)

This is used to send and receive SMS using a HTTP based API. It sends SMS on behalf of the user, check the delivery status of a sent SMS, receive SMSs with a short code etc. 

You can use this to send a SMS from an application to a mobile phone.

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USSD API
(Unstructured Supplementary Service Data)

This allows applications to initiate USSD sessions using a HTTP-based API. You can build USSD menu driven applications, monetize based on menu request, maintain an active session with customers etc.

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CaaS API
(Charging as a Service)

 This monetizes your app with micro-payments. You can retrieve the account balance and other related information of a given subscriber, charge specific amount from a subscriber’s account etc.

 

APIs

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LBS API (Location Based Service)

 This allows to send and receive location requests using a REST based API to find the location of users and create rich & real-time applications. 

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Subscription API

 Subscription REST API allows a subscriber to register or unregister to or from an app, send subscription notification, query subscription status and query subscriber base size.

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IVR API

 IVR (Interactive Voice Response) uses pre-recorded voice prompts and menus to provide information and options in order to receive responses from the users via keypad dialing. 

Tutorials

Prerequisites

Start up the simulator

How to provision your app

How to create a Dialog Connect Account

Video Tutorials

Pricing

Sign up and registration is free for application creation. But the subscribers of your applications will be charged by Dialog for which you will receive a revenue share from Dialog.

Description

Minimum Charge

Maximum Charge 

 1)

Subscription

Rs. 30.00 (Month)

Rs. 1.00 (Daily)

Rs. 100.00 (Month)

Rs. 5.00 (Daily)

 2)

SMS

Rs. 1.00 (Per SMS)

Rs. 5.00 (Per SMS)

 3)

USSD

Rs. 1.00 (Per Menu)

Rs. 5.00 (Per Menu)

 4)

LBS

*Please contact us

 *Please contact us

 5)

Caas (Add to Bill)

Rs. 5

Rs. 2,500.00

Revenue Share

  1. Subscription

  • Split between Application creator and Dialog on a 70 : 30 ratio

  1. SMS

  • Split between Application creator and Dialog on a 70 : 30 ratio

  1. USSD

  • Split between Application creator and Dialog on a 70 : 30 ratio

  1. LBS

  • Split between Application creator and Dialog on a 70 : 30 ratio

  1. Caas API

    5.1 Using mobile credit

  • Split between Application creator and Dialog on a 80 : 20 ratio

    5.2 Using Dialog Ezcash

  • Split between Application creator and Dialog on a 97.5 : 2.5 ratio

When using multiple APIs charging for the application differs as below.

API

Charging

SMS

Subscription

Any API of these two should be charged.

SMS

USSD

Both APIs should be charged.

USSD

Subscription

Any API of these two shoud be charged.

SMS

Subscription

USSD

SMS or Subscription API should be charged.USSD can/cannot be charged.

SMS

CaaS

 SMS can/cannot be charged but CaaS must be charged.

CaaS

USSD

 USSD can/cannot be charged but CaaS must be charged.