These are the basic steps when setting up a mobile short code:
Plan — Determine what objective you want to achieve from the mobile short code
Design — Select up to three keywords to use in order of preference. i.e. text mykeyword to 51444
Order — Fill in the application and forward to us.
Confirm — Make the payment for the invoiced amount ( setup fee + first months service )
Monitor — Start using your short code keyword
It can take 24-48 hours to get your keyword approved and your account created.