How can I create a form that takes a user's phone number and then sms texts them an offer?

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    Asked on November 03, 2016 at 05:46 PM

    I am a web developer working on a application where I want the user to input their phone number into a form and then I want to sms text their phone number immediately after they submit their phone number. I am using a MEAN stack environment and have my API and Angular front end running on their own node servers. Thanks. 

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    Answered on November 03, 2016 at 07:11 PM

    Unfortunately, there is no in-source solution for getting SMS message using the form.

    However, you can use Zapier integration to achieve this scenario. Below, you will find the necessary information about it:


    In addition, you can use the specific addresses to send a text message; but sending a text message to users per submission is related to the phone providers support. For example, if you are using Sprint PCS, create a new email message (using Email Alerts button on the form builder) and configure it to send the email to the SMS address like this:

     This is only possible when your phone provider supports this, so you need to ask them about this feature.

    Hope this help. Let us know if you have further question.

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    Answered on November 03, 2016 at 07:14 PM

    Alternatively, you can also use Webhooks to develop your own SMS sending app. 

    If you have your own SMS service that has an API, you can try using a PHP script and automatically send SMS to your users after submission. You can check the sample PHP code here: