Can I create an account without a phone number?

Yes. You can register an account without a phone number. Only email address is a must to register an account on
But a valid phone number will help your potential business partners to reach you more efficiently. Therefore, you're suggested to enter your phone number when registering. Also, please rest assured the information will be kept confidential.

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