Yahoo Mail revamped its design and also added some new features in its interface. Sending fee international SMS through your Yahoo mail account is one of them. You can send SMS in many countries including US and India. Here’s the method to send free SMS.
Login into your Yahoo mail account.
Click on the Inbox link given at the left sidebar.
Press keyboard shortcut letter ‘t’ to go directly to the text message service.
A dialog box will appear asking for the home country. Select your country from the drop down and click OK.
A message interface will appear. Enter your mobile number in the box given above and type your message in the text box given below. After typing the message, click the “Send” button.
Receiver will receive the alert message first by Yahoo
A Yahoo! user is trying to SMS you. When it arrives, select ‘Reply to continue the conversation. For more info, visit in.mobile.yahoo.com/new/pc.
After few seconds, the text message will arrive in the receiver’s mobile phone.
Receiver can reply to that message to the number from where SMS arrived and the reply will display right inside your Yahoo mail SMS interface. You don’t even need to refresh the page.
Here’s the list of countries and mobile service providers which support this service.
Later you can add the mobile number in your contact. You can add name, email ID, Chat ID and phone number of user to which you sent SMS suing Yahoo SMS.