|Fig. 1||In order not to have bogus accounts. We use this verification process to ensure the phone number you have provided actually exists and is in your possession. This protects from people opening accounts using random phone numbers and ensures organic users.
What is sms verification?
Basically, we send an sms to the phone number you provided. The sms contains your verification code. We ask you to input the 4 digit code and if successful, your phone number has been verified. It is a security measure to ensure someone cannot use your account without possessing your phone. This also protects from people opening accounts using random phone numbers and ensures organic users.