Data Doctors: Switching to Gmail? Tips and tricks for getting acclimated – By News Traffic Weather wtop.com
Q: I’ve been a long time Outlook user and new to Gmail, so any tips for getting acclimated would be appreciated.
A: Change is hard, especially when it comes to our computers, but there are so many advantages to using Gmail over a traditional email program that the learning curve will be worth the effort.
Gmail View Settings You Need to Try Right Now (Quick Tips) – by Simpletivity VIDEO
Did you know that you can customize your Gmail layout? In this video, Scott Friesen shows you how to edit your Gmail inbox settings so you can view your email the way that you like. From reading panes and email threading to message density and themes, you'll be a Gmail expert in no time!
7 hidden Gmail features that will turn you into an email pro – By Matt Elliott cnet.com
I spend the majority of the workday in front of my laptop with two separate Gmail accounts open and active. If you use Gmail daily on a computer for work or personal use, are you making the most of Google's email client? Gmail has a host of features that can help you better manage the constant flow of messages to and from your Gmail inbox. Here are seven tips to set you on the path to becoming a Gmail pro.
How to get rid of promotional emails using Gmail – By Barbara Krasnoff theverge.com
We all know how it goes: one day you look at your Gmail account, and you’ve got several thousand emails. Why be surprised? It’s all too easy to subscribe to dozens of company promotions without realizing it. If you buy anything online from a new service or retailer, you will be subscribed. If you want to read an article from a source that demands registration, you will be subscribed. If you sign a petition or give money to a charitable cause, you will be subscribed.
How to tame your Gmail inbox with labels – By Barbara Krasnoff theverge.com
Let’s face it — if you’re using your Gmail account for more than occasionally contacting friends and relatives, it’s likely that it’s spinning out of control. Between work-related emails, online events, invitations, advertising from your favorite retailers, and just plain spam, you’re going to find it difficult to keep track.
How to change your Gmail signature – By Aliya Chaudhry theverge.com
Adding an email signature is a considerate thing to do when you’re communicating professionally. You can have all of the necessary information — such as your full name, position, and contact information — right there, and you don’t have to worry if you accidentally forget to sign off your emails. It’s also useful if you’re in a hurry or sending an email from your phone. (You can also set it up on your mobile app.) It’s easy to set one up in Gmail. Here’s how:
How to change your inbox layout in Gmail – By Aliya Chaudhry theverge.com
Gmail offers you several customizable formats — so many that you can have multiple Gmail accounts and they can all look completely different. For example, you can have all of your emails in one long list, you can separate your messages into multiple tabs, or you can have your inbox split into unread and read messages.
How to enable and use Gmail’s AI-powered Smart Reply and Smart Compose tools – By Natt Garun theverge.com
Leading up to Gmail’s 15th birthday last year, Google added a lot of productivity and machine learning tools to its email service. (It may also have been trying to make up for the disappearance of its Inbox email app, but that’s an argument for another day.) Additions included a way for Gmail to write email subject lines for you and schedule an email to send at a later time.
Gmail tips: How to protect your account and stop hackers stealing your login details – By Dom Peppiatt Senior Video dailystar.co.uk
The last few months have been fairly peculiar for a lot of people: moving into a home office set-up means many UK and international workers have had to be in charge of their own online security.
How to free up storage in Gmail – By Corbin Davenport androidpolice.com
Google provides 15GB of free storage with every account, but that space is shared across all Google products. That means Gmail, Google Drive, Google Photos, and various other services can all be contributing to your used space. On top of that, it can be hard to tell what exactly in Gmail is using up all your storage.
How to Save Time with Gmail Templates (Canned Responses) – By Simpletivity youtube.com
Gmail templates can help you save so much time when dealing with email. Whether it's a brand new message or a reply, using Gmail templates (AKA canned responses) will make you the master of your email. In this video, Scott Friesen shows you everything you need to know about using Gmail templates.
How to Unsend Email – By Suzanne Kantra techlicious.com
Have you ever regretted an email immediately after you've sent it and wish you could grab it back from the ether before it gets to your recipients? We all have. And here's the good news: you can.
32 Gmail Hacks to Own Your Inbox – by Suzanne Scacca
It’s easy to confuse Gmail with other email providers. After all, how much can you really do with email besides send and receive messages?
5 Simple Ways to Make Your Gmail Inbox Safer – By David Nield wired.com
Chances are you're one of the 1.5 billion or so people using Gmail, but many of us just dive in and out of our inboxes without taking time to explore some of its extra features and functions—some of which are designed to make us safer and protect our privacy.
How to Use Multiple Email Signatures in Gmail – By Joel Cornell howtogeek.com
An email signature is an important way to quickly add a personalized touch to the end of every email you send. But different types of emails call for different signatures. Set up several signatures in your Gmail for work, friends, and family.