All you need is an SMS to follow friends, cricketers, Bollywood and Hollywood stars and create your own following in the lively world of Twitter with FREE activation.
• Type START in new message and send to 40404.
• In reply user will be asked to enter Twitter username, if user doesn’t have an account on Twitter he/she will be asked to Signup.
• Once correct username is submitted, Twitter will ask to enter password.
• Upon correct information Twitter will ask for ‘ok’ confirmation, confirm by replying ‘ok’ (without quotes).
• User’s Twitter account is now configured, user can send/receive tweets via SMS.
• Twitter users can now share pictures by sending MMS to 40404.
NOTE: Twitter only supports photos via JPG, GIF and PNG formats.
1.00 + Tax/ SMS (all commands)
Send START to 40404
Use the commands below to send private messages, favorite Tweets, and more.
- @username + message
Reply: shows your Tweet as a reply directed at another person, and causes your twitter to save in their "replies" tab.
Example: @meangrape I love that song too!
- D username + message Direct Message: sends a person a private message that goes to their device, and saves in their web archive.
You can also use M username + message to send a private message now!
Examples: d krissy want to pick a Jamba Juice for me while you're there?, m krissy wanna pick up a Jamba Juice for me while you're there?
- RT username Retweet: sends another user's latest Tweet to your followers.
Example: RT Charles.
- SET LOCATION place name updates the location field in your profile.
Example: set location San Francisco.
- WHOIS username Retrieves the profile information for any public user on Twitter.
Example: who is jack, w jack for short.
- GET username Retrieves the latest Twitter update posted by the person.
You can also use g username to get a user's latest Tweet.
Examples: get goldman, g goldman.
- FAV username Marks that user's last Tweet as one of your favorites. (reply to any update with FAV, FAVE, or FAVOURITE to mark it as a favorite if you're receiving it in real time).
Examples: fav crystal, fave crystal, favourite crystal.
- STATS This command returns your number of followers, how many people you're following, and your bio information.
- HELP Texting help, info, or aide to Twitter will bring up helpful tips.
- SUGGEST This command returns a listing of Twitter users' accounts we think you might enjoy following.
A complete set of commands can be found here.
What is the activation charge and cost of each command?
Activation is free. Each command SMS is charged at Rs. 1 + Tax