Try Text2Bid on your own phone:

STEP ONE

At check-in, your bidders are asked to text a word to a number.

Text this example now:
AUCTION to 71760

STEP TWO

You'll receive a text message with a link to a mobile bidding page.

Our demo will automatically assign you a bidder number. At your real event, guests will enter the bid number you issue them.

STEP THREE

When the Text2Bid online auction ends, results are available on our Winning Bidder Reports.

AuctionMaestro Pro users can easily import results and include them on printed statems along with all your other items and merchandise.

Message & data rates may apply. Message frequency varies by user (You will receive Multiple msgs during our 1 hour demo auction then you will NOT receive any more msgs). Text HELP to 71760 for help, Text STOP to 71760 to cancel. Text2Bid services are available
to subscribers of Alltel, AT&T Wireless, Boost Mobile, Nextel, Sprint, T-Mobile, U.S. Cellular, Virgin Mobile, and Verizon Wireless.
T&C: http://text2bid.net/publicpages/terms_of_service Privacy: http://text2bid.net/publicpages/privacy_policy Contact: 800-438-6498

The demo auction resets each hour. You can bid on as many items as you want. When the demo is over, we erase all the bids and bidders and start all over, so bid as much as you want.