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Infoblast SMS Follower

Description

Infoblast SMS Follower is a WordPress plugin by Muhammad Hamizi Jaminan (http://www.hamizi.net/) inspired by RSS Feed from Email to SMS, that allows you to place a widget on your blog where readers can follow/unfollow blog updates by receiving SMS Text directly to their mobile phones.

If your blog makes use of user registrations, registered users can register their mobile numbers to receive SMS message updates through their profile page.

Blog owners have the functionality to send out SMS Text messages to follower numbers through the WordPress dashboard and also managing numbers and widget options from there. Contacts can be imported and exported in CSV format and owners have the choice to send SMS messages to just widget follower or registered users or both.

You can now also send out SMS alert to your followers when you post a new blog post.

We accept no responsibility for SMS messages send wrongfully, use at your own risk.

Installation

Installation

  1. Upload infoblast-sms-follower folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

Basic Setup

  1. Sign up with Infoblast SMS Provider
  2. Send email to tarmizi [at] tab [dot] com [dot] my and mention to Activate API account. Please provide your username on your email.
  3. Setup account details under the SMS Follower -> Settings menu in your WordPress dashboard.

Add widget to sidebar

  1. Go to Apearance -> Widgets in your WordPress dashboard
  2. Drag the SMS Follower widget to your desired widget area

FAQ

It’s free to register at infoblast?

Yes

It any payment if I want register with infoblast?

No, just pay what you used.

Can I send to International numbers?

No. This plugin created for Malaysian WP user only.

Contributors & Developers

“Infoblast SMS Follower” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Changelog

1.0.0

  • Initial release