In this guide we will show you how to make outbound calls using Bandwidth’s platform. Please ensure you have followed our quick start guide and ordered your first phone number.
You can embed outbound calling capabilities directly into your application or product using our API without having to handle legacy telecom infrastructure.
- Request Payload
After this call is created, Bandwidth will send a webhook to the
answerUrl, expecting BXML in response to continue the call with your chosen action.
BXML webhooks are HTTP requests made by the Bandwidth platform to endpoints specified by you in your HTTP requests and BXML.
- Inform you of events that have happened in the call flow
- Receive instructions from your application on what to do next.
More information on BXML can be found here.
Now that you have made your first outbound call, some of the available BXML/API actions are available in the following guides: