Twitter offers social networking and Microblogging service, enabling its users to send and read messages called tweets.
Telenor now offer its subscribers to send, receive unlimited tweets through this service.
Telenor subscribers in Pakistan can now send and receive tweets via SMS. Begin by sending START to 40404!Charges:
- Send Message to 4040 is charged at Re.1+Tax/SMS
- NO Subscription charges
- Receiving Tweets are FREE
- Before you Start, create a account on Twitter and SMS “start” to 40404.
- Enter username, It is important to send username only if there are any additional characters in the message we will not be able to read it correctly.
- Once username is provided, you will be requested to provide their password. (Passwords are case sensitive)
- Send confirmation Message OK.
- To get others' updates delivered to their phone, you have to turn on mobile updates for Tweets you wish to see on your phone. Until you do this, you will not receive any Tweets to your mobile phone.
Further phone commands are listed below to maneuver account.
- ON: turns ALL your authorized Twitter updates and notifications on.
- OFF: turns off all updates except direct messages. Send STOP again to turn off direct messages too.
- STOP, QUIT, End, Cancel, or Unsubscribe: turns ALL phone notifications off.
- ON username: turns on notifications for a specific person on your phone. Example: ON PakistanPk
- OFF username: turns off notifications for a specific person on your phone. Example: OFF PakistanPk
- FOLLOW username: this command allows you to start following a specific user, as well as receive SMS notifications. Example: FOLLOW PakistanPk, or f Pakistanpk for short.
- LEAVE username: this command allows you to stop receiving SMS notifications for a specific user. Example: LEAVE PakistanPk, or l PakkistanPk for short.
© Pakistan Live News
Twitter SMS service Providers in Pakistan
- Mobilink Twitter Via SMS Service
- Zong Twitter Service: send and receive tweets via SMS
- Ufone Twitter Service: tweets via SMS
- This service will be available on Warid soon