Smart Subscribers in the Philippines can now enjoy the FREE Facebook online access. Starting June 8 Facebook will be offered free for over 50 million Smart subscribers, and they can get on the social networking site with virtually any kind of cellphone they have in their hands.
“We want to encourage more Filipinos to discover the benefits of being online and on Facebook – whether for information, for entertainment, and for simply keeping abreast with the rest of the world,” said Emmanuel Lorenzana, head of the Wireless Consumer Division of Smart.
To get started, Smart subscribers simply need to text FB to 211, then click on the download link which will be sent via SMS for free. Simply follow the instructions to get the ‘Facebook Mobile App’ always on, ready to use, unli, and for free, with a P1 maintaining balance. You don’t have to worry about compatibility with your handset; the Facebook Mobile App is compatible in almost all Java based phone.
Users of mid-range, Internet-enabled phones and smartphones get an even better deal. Using their cellphone’s browser, access to m.facebook.com is also free for all Smart subscribers.
The free offer is only for access to Facebook.
Woaah! that’s really a good news! Now you can sneak in at your friend’s photos, update your status, click unlmited Likes, comments, etc or do whatever you want inside facebook all for FREE! Great job Smart Communications!