When you don’t have an internet connection as in colleges or at work place, you can still receive email updates in your mobile number via sms. It can help you to check your important mails. There are many services that offers sending mails to your mobile number. You just have to sign up with the services and forward your mails to your registered mobile number.
To start with the process you have to register with the services which offer Email alert service. We have listed some sites which offer the service for free.
Way2sms is the best SMS personal message community. It offers free email alert service for gmail and yahoomail account Users. Along with email alerts it offers much more services. Estimated message delivery time is less than 10 seconds.
Site2sms is also a fastest growing free sms services. It support upto 260 charcater long sms along with group sms service. It also provide free email alert service with an estimated message delivery time of less than 15 seconds.
Weekwill provide email alert service with estimated message delivery time of less than 30 seconds. It offers free email alert service for all Webmail. It also provide mail filter and whitelist & blacklist filter option to get alerts of important mails only.
Set up Email Alert
After registering with sites offering email alert, you just have to follow few steps to get it started. Settings are similar for all services. We are showing a sample with Way2sms. Login to your way2sms account and select mail alerts.
Activate Mail Alert.
Copy mail Address provided by Way2sms.
Visit you mail account. Here we are using Gmail. Go to setting>>Forwarding and POP/IMAP
Click on Add Forwrding Address and enter the mail copied from way2sms and then press next button.
A mail will be sent to your registered number or in your way2sms inbox with a code.
Copy the code and enter in your mail account to verify forwarding and Save the settings.
Congratulations you are now ready to recieve email alerts in your mobile number.