Follow Us on Twitter to
Receive Shark Alerts
BCC Sharks will use Twitter to alert you about
changes to practices, meets and other events. If you set up your
mobile phone to accept bccsharks tweets via text messaging,
you will always be one of the first to know!
To receive our alerts be sure to:
Already have a Twitter
If you already have a Twitter account set up
to work with your mobile phone, then all you need to do to start
following us is text follow bccsharks to 40404.
Once you are following us on Twitter, we suggest
you turn on notifications to receive Tweets from bccsharks on your
phone via text message (SMS):
To turn on notifications
to receive Tweets from bccsharks on your phone via text message
Via the web:
- Visit your Settings page.
- Click the Mobile tab.
- Look for the area labelled Text message notifications.
- Check the box for Tweets from people you've enabled
for mobile notifications to receive text message notifications
any time a specific person Tweets.
- Visit our Profile
page or click on our username (bccsharks).
- Click the profile icon and select Turn on SMS
Tweets from the drop-down menu. (From the same drop-down
you can select Turn off SMS Tweets if you no longer
wish to receive text message updates from bccsharks.
Text ON bccsharks to 40404.
You might also have a Twitter application on
your smartphone that you can access.
If this is the case, follow instructions to follow us through that
Not a Twitter User?
If you are not currently a Twitter user, you
have two options:
- It is free and easy to set up a basic Twitter account. Visit
Twitter to get started with Twitter and begin following bccsharks.
Be sure to turn on notifications to receive Tweets
from bccsharks on your phone via text message as explained
- If you want to get updates from bccsharks but dont
want to create a Twitter account, you can use Fast
Follow to receive our Twitter updates via text message,
without having to sign up for or add your phone to a Twitter account:
use Fast Follow to receive our Twitter updates via text message
without having to sign up for Twitter:
Text follow bccsharks to 40404
to start receiving Tweets from us on your mobile device.
Standard text messaging charges will apply
Please be aware that although Twitter does not
charge for this service, standard message and data rates will apply
per the agreement you have with your mobile phone carrier.
Again, we will be using our Twitter account
to send important, time-sensitive alerts only. We will not be using
Twitter to send general information.