UFC launches text alerts for mobile devices

How much time during a week does the average person spend either talking or sending text messages on their mobile phone? There are writers for this very website who have become so proficient at sending text messages, they can drive with one hand and carry on a complete conversation via text using their other hand.

Now MMA fans who are completely submerged in the world of text messaging can add the sport’s premiere organization to their list of friends who will be utilizing this modern form of communication. PRO MMA (promma.info) received word today the UFC has launched a new text alert service for mobile devices.

Subscribers can go to the UFC website at www.ufc.com and indicate the specific type of information they would like to receive via text messages. Categories include: breaking news, event announcements, UFC programming reminders, UFC ticket presale opportunities and notification of new UFC.com content.

People can begin using the service and immediately receiving UFC updates by clicking the “MOBILE” tab on the UFC home page and following the directions or by simply text-ing the word “UFCNEWS” to 44636 (4INFO) from a mobile device.

To stop receiving the updates at anytime, users can send a reply to any of the texts with the word “STOP”. This new UFC text message service is made possible by leading text message alert service company 4INFO.

By:  Jack Bratcher

Leave a Comment