Want Text Message Alerts for Announcements?

Want Text Message Alerts for Announcements?

Although Twitter is great for keeping track of commentary from various sources, most followers cannot be glued to their screen all of the time to find out about announcements, impromptu chats and new videos or other events. For this reason and based on several requests, I have created a text messaging (SMS) alert that can be used by anyone who wants to know when that next after-market or night-time chat will take place.

I have created a video with clear instructions on how to first get a twitter account and then how to set up alerts for important events.

(edited Jan 28 @ 9:45 AM CT)

The link to the FT71 Alerts Twitter account can be found here

You can pause and replay the video as you follow along.

  • lgtrades
    Posted at 20:15h, 29 January Reply

    You continuously go over and beyond to help us-again, much appreciated!

  • Perhaps-8
    Posted at 10:01h, 31 January Reply

    I think it,s not possible to have text messages for spanish cells

  • eurotrader
    Posted at 21:15h, 21 February Reply

    Is there, or can there be, a back up method for the Text Message alerts for followers living in areas where Twiiter doesn’t offer the facility? For example, Twitter doesn’t currently offer the facility for Hong Kong. Thanks.

    • FuturesTrader71
      Posted at 00:21h, 25 February Reply

      I’m not aware of any, but if you can come up with one please let me know.

  • harry89
    Posted at 03:27h, 01 February Reply

    Yahoo Messenger is an App and is free and easy and would allow those of us outside the US to receive text messages.

    • FuturesTrader71
      Posted at 13:02h, 01 February Reply

      I will look into it.

    • FuturesTrader71
      Posted at 09:29h, 25 March Reply

      The problem with using Yahoo Messenger is that it becomes yet another place I have to update. I will find another solution.

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