Long codes are global virtual numbers. These are 10 digit phone numbers that enables a bussiness to recieve a text message from anywhere or any time with the internet access. These long codes numbers are same as mobile numbers,so these are easy to memorize and can add to their contact list. Long code numbers are internationally accesible. Long code having benificial systematic way for businessess to recieve a text message. Long codes are intended as person to person communication tools. Long codes are cheaper than short codes. Plus point of long codes are mobile users are not charged premium rates of bulk sms.