Have you ever needed to register for a service that asked for your phone number for confirmation/registration? What if you didn’t want to give your personal phone number for privacy reasons? Well, good news! You don’t need to anymore.
You can now use textPlus to get a free USA virtual phone number, will the ability to receive calls and messages on your phone and tablet.
Here’s how to get your free US phone number.
Step 1: Download TextPlus
For iOS: Go to the App Store and search for texPlus. Download the app.
For android: go to this website and download the apk from one of the sources. Alternatively, you can also search for it on google play.
Step 2: Register
Follow the steps to register. It should ask you to create an account with a username and password.
Step 3: Get Your Free Phone Number
After registration, it should prompt you to choose a state and phone number code. Choose one (it doesn’t really matter which one, they will all work), and voila! You have a new virtual phone number.
All messages and calls directed to this new number will come through the app.