Get Weather, News, Driving Directions, Sports Scores, Deals, Phone Numbers, and much more via SMS.
Instatext uses simple commands to allow even beginners to access worlds of information. All via SMS.
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We are so excited to have you join the Instatext family. Instatext uses a technology called SMS to Email to allow us to reliably run this service. To get started open up the messaging app on your phone and send a text with the word
menu to email@example.com Instatext will respond with the help menu and you are ready to get started.
To access the Instatext Help menu, just text in the word
help to firstname.lastname@example.org. Instatext will respond with the following help options - 1)News 2)Twitter 3)Weather 4)Directions 5)Sports 6)Shopping 7)Stocks 8)Wikipedia 9)Minyan 10)Zmanim 11)Deals 12)Place 13)phone 14)Joke 15)About. Text in the number for the topic that you want to get help with and instatext will respond with help for that topic, for example for help with news text in
1, for weather text in
With the 2022 midterm elections and the middle east conflicts, it's hard to not to be in the know with the news, so get typing. Enter the name of a news network followed by the desired amount of stories, e.g
bbc10 (note the max is ten). After receiving the news titles by using the above commands you can view the full article for a specific news item by texting in
[NewsNetworkName ItemNumber full] for example to get the full article for item number 7 from fox news text in
fox 7 full . To search for a specific topic in the news, enter news followed by the topic i.e
news joe biden. To get the full article for number 3 use
news joe biden full 3.
To get the last tweet for a username text in
get @username. For example to get the last tweet from Elon Musk text in
For the 7 day forecast enter the word weather followed by a zip code (i.e.
If you need to get somewhere and you don't have a gps just follow these easy steps:
On the first line enter
On the 2nd line enter the address of the location which you are leaving.
On the 3rd line enter the address of your destination. For example
DD We will send you a step by step guide to your destination along with the estimated time of arrival.
617 6th St, Lakewood, NJ 08701
380 Clifton Ave, Lakewood, NJ 08701
To get the latest sports updates text any one of the four major leages.
mlb, to get multiple pieces of news, text in the league name followed by the amount you would like to receive e.g
After receiving the sports news titles by using the above commands you can view the full article for a specific sports news item by texting in
[SportName ItemNumber full] for example to get the full article for item number 7 from espn text in
espn 7 full without the quotes.
shopping followed by the name of the product to go shopping. e.g
shopping ipod nano. Please note all results are from ebay, to buy something just go to ebay and search with the same keywords that you searched here.
Stocks have not been implemented yet, they will be implemented soon though.
To get information for a stock text in $ followed by the stock symbol, for example for apple text in
There are loads of things you can use an encyclopedia for but they're usually very big. Well...not anymore.
To use our encyclopedia service, just enter
wiki followed by the subject, topic, place or thing. For bill gates text in
wiki bill gates.
Minyanim are not implemented yet, please check back later.
Wanna daven vasikin today? Ye,i didn't think so, but it's good for sof zman k"s.
For the day's zmanim just enter
zmanim followed by a zip code (i.e.
To get the latest deals text in
slickdeals3. To get more then 3 deals, text in the name of the deal site followed by the number of deals that you want e.g
To get deals for a specific product, text in
searchdeals followed by the product, i.e
Wanna know a place's address?
place followed by an actual place, (i.e.
Place pallisades mall)
For more accurate results add a city or zip code after the place's name (i.e.
place bagel nosh lakewood)..
To search for a phone number enter
phone followed by the name of the business followed, by the city, state or county that its in, (and yes the city state or county must be entered), e.g
phone bmg lakewood.
To get a random joke just text in
Having trouble believing how good Instatext is? Let us expell your doubts with some real reviews from real users.
“From the first time I used Instatext, it just unlocked so much power for SMS. From weather, sports, directions, to news. Instatext is now the main way I get my information.”
“Instatext got me driving directions when I went over my data limit on my cellphone plan. A lifesaver.”
“I remember using CHACHA back in the day to get weather via text. Instatext is CHACHA, but a musculer 21st century powerhouse version of it.”
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