Resolved Text message app, need to be contacted without invite

Discussion in 'iOS Apps' started by yesman85, Nov 16, 2011.

  1. yesman85, Nov 16, 2011
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    yesman85 macrumors newbie

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    I am looking for a text message app that ALLOWS ME to be contacted by random people. I am doing some advertising at school and don't want to post my personal number all over school, and just needing text capabilities. I have looked at some apps (textplus, textfree, and others) but it seems that I have to invite people to text me. I need an app that allows completely random people that have my number to be able to text me.

    Any suggestions? Thanks in advance
     
  2. essential macrumors regular

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    I don't know of an app that will do that, but I suggest you get a free google voice number, then get the google voice app, and just message through that. It's a free number in your area code, that will allow you to even advertise the number, it'll come to your phone, but it's not your "real" number.

    I have a google voice number I use for craigslist. It works well.

    http://google.com/voice
     
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