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Free Email alerts via SMS

At some point of time or the other everyone of us have come to a situation when we eagerly wait for an email. For that we have to stay online and repeatedly check the inbox for any new mail. Now wouldn’t it be great if we would be notified by SMS when a new mail arrives in our inbox? Yahoo provides mail alert via SMS but that’s a paid service and no one will definitely like to be charged for receiving mail alerts about some advertisements that are of no use to us.
So here is a great site that provides mail notification by SMS for almost any email provider free of cost! Way2SMS, an ad supported site casatisfy all your communication needs at a single place.

Features of Way2SMS:-
•Send SMS upto 140 characters long to any mobile number in India including the new series of mobile numbers starting with ’8′.
•Gives a free email id.
•Access Yahoo and Gmail mail account along with chat simultaneously.
•Receive mail alerts on your mobile number instantly for the ID. You can also receive mail alerts for your any other mail account about which we will discuss a little later.
•Change your registered mobile number in easy steps without opening a new account. So there is no chance of losing your personalised settings.
Now let’s come to the main point of activating the mail alerts for your Gmail/Yahoo or any other mail account.
Step 1 : Open a new account with Way2SMS by register your mobile number
Step 2 : Verify the mobile number by entering the 4 – digit code that you receive via SMS
Step 3 : Make a Way2SMS mail id
Step 4 : Link your regular Yahoo/Gmail account wits Way2SMS mail account
•Login to your Gmail/Yahoo Mail Account
•Go to the Settings
•Browse a little for Mail Forwarding option
•Forward all your mails to your Way2SMS mail ID keeping a copy of the incoming mail in the inbox
Step 5 : Come back to Way2SMS and click on Mail Alerts present at the top of the homepage
Step 6 : Click on the Activate button and you will see the following screen
Step 7 : Almost all the options are self – explanatory. Make the necessary changes and click on Save & Activate

Congrats! You are done setting up your Mail Alerts via SMS for free.
But remeber you have to reactivate this service after every 14 days. This ensures Way2SMS that you visit their site at least twice a month and earn them some revenue from the ads.


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