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If I know your cell number AND carrier I can send you a text through my website.  

How does Facebook (and others) do it without carrier knowledge?
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please tell us what the website is running in terms of say php as php an do that for a webform
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I'm using ASP...
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I think there are numerous ways but see

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/10376164/how-i-can-read-text-from-html-textarea-in-asp-net-page

seems a decent blog discussing runat "server"
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Ron Malmstead earned 500 total points
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It's likely they hooked up directly to a carrier.
You can get your own SMS gateway hardware however, or subscribe to a bulk sms service.

http://www.iqsim.com/solutions.en.htm
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This is what I was looking for... thanks
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