Alerts.com provides alerts to users and serves as a message delivery system which is able to utilize various methods of message delivery. The application can be used to provide reminders about events and it will send such information continuously. The Alerts.com website enhances the process of remembering things and keeping people informed of things happening in the world including weather reports, tornadoes, storms, breaking news and daily tidbits from across the globe. It is an electronic reminder system that replaces the sticky notes or other less-electronic means of setting reminders. The application also has the capability of sending group alerts and the group size can range from two people in a group or to millions of people within the group. Each person within the group can also decide which way they wish to be alerted through one of the multi-modal messaging channels available.Show more screenshots »
The Alert.com website shows an online presence since 2011 and there is an invitation to content developers to provide input and make content that is interesting available to others. There is the inspiration to use many means of communication to get alerts out and also make the service available freely. Alerts.com content offers its open API to developers, brands or publishers with the goal that the application can assist in creating unique reminders, alerts and notifications which users can add to their own alert streams.
The alert reminders from the application can be delivered by email, text message or via a phone call. In addition, the application is able to allow other sure the platform including contributors or others who may need to integrate it with their current alerting system. Another difference is that the application is building an alerting platform that can allow users charge their own subscribers.
The site is easy to navigate. It has a simple design and users can quickly locate where to sign up or log in. Users can set alerts for various categories including school, birthdays, news and weather. It is possible to customize how users receive the alerts such as alerts being set through email, phone and text messages. However, each method of delivery that users choose needs to be confirmed.
Signing up for an account with alerts.com is required to begin using the application. The sign up link is located quite visibly on the main page. After providing some personal information, the user is ready to begin using the application and can also invite their friends if desired. By clicking the signup button, users accept the terms and conditions of the application.
Alerts is a free web service to use. There is mention of the development of an alerting platform that users may then offer to their own subscribers for a fee.
If a person want to keep track of events or receive a reminder of certain activities, then the Alerts application can be useful. It is perfect for anyone who is trying to keep track of various events that are going on. However, it is possible to begin receiving too many alerts too. Alerts and reminders can be sent through various methods including text messages, phone and email.