iPling’s “instant classifieds”:
YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR USE OF IPLING, FOR ANY
CONTENT YOU POST AND FOR ANY CONSEQUENCES THEREOF.
BY USING IPLING, YOU AGREE TO BE CONTACTED VIA TEXT
MESSAGES BY PEOPLE INTERESTED IN YOUR ADS.
Program Description: iPling's SMS service allows users
to post and search short classified ads using their
mobile phones. Categories include For Sale, For Rent,
For Trade, Services, Jobs, Personals, Events and Other.
Supported U.S. Carriers: iPling's instant classifieds service has been reviewed and approved by many of the major carriers, including AT&T, Sprint, Nextel, Virgin Mobile, Boost, T-Mobile, Cincinnati Bell, Alltel and US Cellular. We expect that the service will be approved by all major carriers by September 2011.
Cost in the U.S.: There are no premium charges associated with this service in the United States. Standard message and data rates may apply.
Support/Help: To request support at anytime, text HELP to 99123, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-866-637-9995.
will never, under any circumstances, sell or distribute
your cell phone number to third parties or iPling clients
for whom you have not approved. iPling will never directly
market to you any services for which you have not opted
in, either by cell phone, text message, or email. iPling
will never distribute any personal information about
you, including your phone number, name, billing information,
or any other piece of identifying information.
How to opt-In: To use this service please first send the word START to 99123. Thereafter, to post a classified ad you must text
the keyword POST followed by the contents of your ad
to 99123. After submitting your ad, you will be asked
to select a Category and then to provide a ZIP Code. You wil then receive a confirmation
that your ad has been posted as well as an associated
ad key. Your ad will be available for 30 days. You
can renew your ad for an additional 30 days by sending
RENEW followed by your ad key to 99123. To remove
your ad at any time, send DELETE followed by your ad
To search for a classified ad, you must text the keyword SEARCH followed by a description of what you are looking for
to 99123. After sending your search request, you will be asked to select a category and
then to provide a ZIP Code.
You will then receive the most relevant ad according
to matching tags and location. Each search result will
include the option to send a text to the author of
the ad by replying with the keyword TALK, the ad’s
code, and your message. You can also view the next
most relevant ad by replying NEXT. If your search request
results in no matching ads, you may elect to activate
iPling’s automatic notifications features by replying your ZIP Code. If you do so, iPling
will promptly send you up to 3 relevant ads as soon
as they are posted.
How to opt-out: You can opt-out of all iPling service
at anytime by texting STOP to 99123. A confirmation
message will be sent back to you.