SMS::Send::Smstrade - An SMS::Send driver for the service


Version 0.02


    # create the sender object
    my $sender = SMS::Send::->new('Smstrade',
        _apikey => '123',
        _route  => 'basic',
    # send a message
    my $sent = $sender->send_sms(
        text    => 'You message may use up to 160 chars',
        to'     => '+49 555 4444', # always use the intl. calling prefix
    if ( $sent ) {
        print "Sent message\n";
    } else {
        print "Failed to send test message\n";


SMS::Send::Smstrade is an international SMS::Send driver for the smstrade service. It is a paid service which offers very competitive prices.

Preparing to use this driver

You need to sign-up on and get an API key.

This API key is used instead of a username and password to authenticate yourself.


The authors of this driver take no responibility for any cost accured on your bill by using this module.

Using this driver will cost you money. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED



    # Create new sender using this driver.
    my $sender = SMS::Send::->new(
        _apikey => '123',
        _route  => 'basic',

The new constructor requires at least one parameter, which should be passed throuh from the SMS::Send constructor.


The _apikey param is the api key you get after signing up with smstrade.


The _route param determines how much the messages sent will cost you. The more expensive routes offer you more options. See for more details. Not all features of the different routes are supported right now.

Returns a new SMS::Send::Smstrade object, or dies on error.


List all known response codes with their explaination.


Send an SMS. See SMS::Send for the details.


Dominik Schulz, <dominik.schulz at>


Please report any bugs or feature requests to bug-sms-send-smstrade at, or through the web interface at I will be notified, and then you'll automatically be notified of progress on your bug as I make changes.


You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command.

    perldoc SMS::Send::Smstrade

You can also look for information at:


Copyright 2012 Dominik Schulz.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of either: the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; or the Artistic License.

See for more information.