Q. What is https://blowupthephone.com?
A. It's a online service that can prank your friends by sending them hundreds of text messages or phone calls from different phone numbers.
Q. How does the prank work?
A. You can send up to 100 text messages with a funny preset message or you can write your own custom message up to 160 characters. (Please note: Curse words are not allowed and will be censored!)
The user will either receive up to 100 different messages or up to 100 messages of your choosing.
Another option is to call the user from 100 different phone lines, at a per-determined frequency set by you.
Call pranks ring for 3 rings and then disconnect. There are never any conversations on our end.
Q. Will the person know it's me that played a pranked them?
A. No, the target of the prank will never know who did it. However, we do send a message to the user to block themselves from being pranked in the future.
We do this to comply to FCC opt-out regulations on text messaging and robo-calls.
Q. Why do you charge money?
A. We charge a flat rate of 5¢ per SMS or Call + 50¢ processing fee. This fee covers the cost of microtransaction fees on Paypal & Stripe.
The most you would pay for Pranking any single number would be $5.50 per prank.
Also, texting costs money, we're not paying for you to prank your friends.
We have to cover our costs to keep the site up, hosting, PayPal & Stripe Fees, Phoneline rentals, and make it easy for you to prank.