Tweet the world over an SMS with Zong Twitter Service. With Zong Twitter SMS service, follow your interests, stay connected and see whats happening across the globe. All this and lot more on just over SMS.To start using Twitter SMS service with Zong, SMS 'Start' from your Zong connection to 40404 as SMS.You will be guided through a setup wizard to connect your Zong number with an existing twitter account or otherwise signup for an new account.
How to Activate
How to De-activate
Send "OFF" to 40404
As per the customer package plan
What can be done with this service
You can sign in/ sign up with Twitter and stay connected with your followers by Following them
I have a Twitter account how can I sign in on mobile?
You can sign in by sending START to 40404 and following the guideline
I don't have a Twitter account, can I use this?
Yes you can still use it by registering with Twitter. Just send START to 40404 and follow the
Will my Tweets be posted to online account as well?
After the set up has been completed, all messages to 40404 will be posted to your online Twitter
Can I receive Tweets on my mobile?
Yes you can receive Tweets by Following your selected list. Just type FOLLOW
<space><friend's username> and send to 40404. After this all tweets from the mentioned
username will be sent to your phone. Further u can follow as many users as you want
I am receiving loads of update, How can I get fewer?
You can send commands from your phone to for any people you follow by sending OFF<space> <username> to 40404
I have subscribed to Zong Twitter SMS service but I am not receiving other people's updates?
When you've attached your phone to Zong SMS Twitter service, you will only receive updates
from friends you've asked to get mobile Tweets from. Similarly you friend has to Follow you on
SMS to receive Tweets on his/her phone
How can I get Direct Messages?
Send Set Messages On to 40404
To turn off DM notifications, send Set Messages Off
How can I Turning On @mention or reply notifications?
If you only want to receive notifications of mentions made by you are following, send set
mentions on to 40404
If you'd like to receive mentions of your username made by anyone (potentially even from users
who you are not following) send set mentions all to 40404
How can I turn on notifications to get Tweets from a specific person on phone
Send ON<space><Username> to 40404
For example, to get @m9byzong's updates using phone, send ON M9byZong to 40404
Other SMS commands:
Use the commands below to send private messages, favorite Tweets, and more.
@username + message
Reply: shows your Tweet as a reply directed at another person, and causes your twitter to save in
their "replies" tab.
Example: @m9byzong I love the Sab Keh Do song
D username + message
Direct Message: sends a person a private message that goes to their device, and saves in their web
You can also use M username + message to send a private message now!
Examples: d krissy want to pick a Jamba Juice for me while you're there?, m krissy wanna pick
up a Jamba Juice for me while you're there?
Retweet: sends another user's latest Tweet to your followers.
Example: RT Zong
SET LOCATION placename
Updates the location field in your profile.
Example: set location Pakistan
Retrieves the profile information for any public user on Twitter.
Retrieves the latest Twitter update posted by the person.
You can also use g username to get a user's latest Tweet.
Marks that user's last Tweet as one of your favorites. (reply to any update with FAV, FAVE, or
FAVOURITE to mark it as a favorite if you're receiving it in real time)
This will share your number of followers, how many people you're following, and your bio
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