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Send a text message online
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If you have to pay for every text you send, or if you want to text internationally, or if you prefer to type on a computer rather than your phone, it's helpful to know how to text over the internet – and who knows? save you money too. You can send a text message online via email, Skype or any number of other online services.

Steps

Method 1 of 13: Email

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Step 1. Find out which network the receiver is using

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Step 2. Compose an email with the text message to be sent in the body

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Step 3. Send the email to the network's email-to-sms gateway

Here are a few examples, and the complete list follows at the end of this article:

Method 2 of 13: Instant Messaging

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Step 1. Check out the Instant Messenger services

Some of the instant messaging services, such as AIM and Yahoo! Messenger, allow you to send instant messages to a mobile number.

  • On AIM, all you need to do is add a +1 before the recipient's number.
  • Yahoo! Messenger, type the phone number in the text field at the top of the window, then press Enter.

Method 3 of 13: Skype

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Step 1. Download Skype

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Step 2. Create an account

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Step 3. Buy Skype Credit

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Step 4. Right click on a contact and then select:

Send text message.

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Step 5. Choose a recipient or key in the number

You can send a text message to any of your Skype contacts if they have added their mobile phone number to their profile. You can send the same message to multiple recipients, but each will be charged separately.

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Step 6. Send the message

At the bottom of the screen you will see how much it will cost to send the message. Check it out before you hit send!

Method 4 of 13: Telephone Company Websites

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Step 1. Go to the recipient's telephone company website

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Step #2. Look for a form that allows you to send a text message to one of their numbers

You may have to register. Go to the search field of the website or the help function and type "send text message".

Method 5 of 13: Free Online Services

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Step 1. Find a website that allows you to send a text message at no cost

This method does not require any pre-setting or software download and installation, but may require registration. Examples:

SeaSms.com

Method 6 of 13: SMS reminder service

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Step 1. Websites that allow you to send a reminder via SMS (for yourself or someone else), for free

This method does not require any pre-setting or software download and installation, but may require registration. Examples:

  • text4freeonline.com.
  • textmemos.com. (Canada, USA)
  • (Email sms Gateway)Source

Method 7 of 13: Africa

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Step 1. Options below

Method 8 of 13: Asia

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Method 9 of 13: Europe

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Method 10 of 13: North America

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Method 11 of 13: South/Central America

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Method 12 of 13: Other

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Method 13 of 13: Yahoo Mail via Chat

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Step 1. Go to "Mail"

Click the "Chat" icon or the smiley face next to the "notepad" icon at the top.

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Step 2. Type the mobile number in the field

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Step 3. Press "Enter"

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Step 4. Type your message

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