What is Gamil
To know how to sign up in Gmail or how to create new Gmail account we first should know about waht is Gmail. Gmail is a free, advertising-supported email service developed by Google which allows users to store, send and search their messages. Gmail also automatically organizes successively related messages into a conversational thread.
Below are few features available in Gmail.
- Large Storage: Gmail provides over 10GB of storage space for messages.
- Better User Interface: Gmail’s User Interface differs from other webmail systems as its design focuses on search and conversation threading of emails. The UI also makes use of labels (tags) which replaces conventional folders and provides a more flexible method of organizing email; filters for automatically organizing, deleting or forwarding incoming emails to other addresses; and importance markers for automatically marking messages as ‘important’.
- Tabbed Inbox: Gmail inbox provides tabs to categorize the user’s emails. The five tabs are: Primary, Social, Promotions, Updates, and Forums.
- Spam filtering: Gmail provides advanced spam filtering to keep out spam mails.
- Efficient Backup: Gmail allows users to backup messages so as to avoid losing important and confidential data.
- Gmail Labs: Gmail Labs allow adding below features to a Gmail account
- Undo Send: Enables to not send a message few seconds after hitting the send button.
- Preview Pane: Provides a preview pane to read mail right next to your list of conversations, making mail reading faster and adding more context.
- Google Maps Preview in Mails: Shows Google Map previews of all the addresses found in an email.
- Google Calendar Gadget: Provides a Google calendar to view upcoming events, locations, and details.
- Mark as Read Button: Allows to mark messages as read.
Creating a Gmail Account
Follow the below steps to create a new Gmail account.Follow the below.
Step 1: Go to the below URL to set up a new Gmail account. https://accounts.google.com/SignUp
Step 2 : Fill in all mandatory fields like First name, last name, user name , password , birth date and gender then click on button. Note: Make sure the user name is not already taken.
Step 4: Allow account verification by providing a phone number.
Step 5: A verification code will be send to the phone number. Enter this verification code in the below screen to complete the verification process.
Step 6 : That’s it. The account is created and ready to use.
That’s it now you can enjoy Gmail features 🙂