Send basic contact info via SMS from a website

Posted on 2011-10-04
Last Modified: 2013-10-09
If you go to the following site and scroll down you will see a link "Send to Phone". If you click that it allows you to enter a cell number and some basic info about the business is sent.

Does anyone know how to do something like this, preferably free?

Question by:Mitchel-T
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    Accepted Solution

    There is no way to solve this without a provider.
    You can find the code free, but you will need a service to send and deliver the sms.

    Here are two examples, depending on your needs:

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    Of course you need third party provider
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    Almost every cell phones SMS message is actually an email address.  How this site is determining which one to use is unclear.  For example most T-Mobile phones are the cell phone number  ie: Phone number (555) 123-4567 would be

    Hope this helps.



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    I see what you looks like the site is hosted by AT&T, perhaps this is a service they offer there web hosting customers?


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