AdWords' click to message

Add a Textlocal number to your Google AdWords ads

Google AdWords’ latest message extension allows you to include a text messaging option on your mobile ads. This exciting new development unlocks an entirely new audience of customers that prefer to use mobile messaging and SMS chat to communicate with businesses.

Google Click to Message

Textlocal and AdWords – perfect partnership

Start using Google AdWords’ message extensions with a Textlocal long number to receive text messages from your customers and:

  • Send auto-replies to messages
  • Add links and attachments to replies
  • Pick your sender name (i.e. YourBusiness)
  • Store customer mobile numbers online
  • Forward replies to an email address or another mobile
  • Retrieve messages or contacts using our free SMS API
How to set up Adwords click to message

Getting started with message extensions

Add a Textlocal 11-digit long number to your Google AdWords message extension. They’re in the standard mobile number format required by AdWords for the message extension to work.  Instead of receiving messages on your handset, your messages will be sent to your Textlocal inbox online.

Get started with a Textlocal account and follow our step-by-step knowledge base article: getting started with Adwords message extensions.

The dedicated inbound number is very useful in making it easy for customers to simply register their interest by hitting reply to our texts.

—Moorhouse Insurance

  • Its easy for customers to simply register their interest by hitting reply to our texts.