How to Make an E-mail Address



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How to Make an Email Address for Free

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This wikiHow teaches you how to create a new, free email address using Google Gmail, Microsoft Outlook, or Yahoo! Mail.

Quick Summary

1. Go to a free email service's sign-up page.
2. ClickSign uporCreate account.
3. Enter the required information.
4. Create an email username.
5. Follow any other account creation instructions.

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Steps

Creating a Gmail Account

  1. Go to in a web browser.Gmail is Google's free email service.
  2. ClickMore options.It's a blue link near the bottom of the window.
    • If you are currently logged in to another account, you'll first need to click the circular profile picture in the top-right corner and then clickSign out.
  3. ClickCreate account.
  4. Enter your name in the labeled fields.
  5. Enter a unique username.This will be your email address: [username]@gmail.com.
    • If the one you choose is already taken, Google will alert you and suggest an alternative.
  6. Create and confirm a password.
  7. Enter your birthdate.Use the labeled drop-downs.
    • Optionally, enter a current email address, select a gender choice from the drop-down, and enter a mobile phone number.
  8. ClickNext Steps.
  9. Read the terms and conditions.
  10. Scroll down and clickI AGREE.
  11. ClickContinue to Gmail.

Creating an Outlook Account

  1. Go to in a web browser.Outlook.com, named for Microsoft's popular email application, is the company's free email service.
  2. Scroll down and clickSign up.
  3. Enter your name in the labeled fields.
  4. Enter a unique username.This will be your email address: [username]@outlook.com.
    • If you prefer an email address that's [username]@hotmail.com, click the drop-down arrow at the end of the field and click@hotmail.com.
    • If the one you choose is already taken, Microsoft will alert you and suggest an alternative.
  5. Create and confirm a password.
  6. Enter your birthdate.Use the labeled drop-downs.
  7. Enter a gender selection in the drop-down.
  8. Enter a phone number.
  9. Enter an alternative email address.This is required.
  10. Enter the characters you see to prove you're a person.
  11. ClickCreate account.
  12. Click through the account customization options.
  13. Click through the tutorial.Now you're ready to start using your new Outlook.com account.

Creating a Yahoo! Mail Account

  1. Go to in a web browser.Yahoo! is a popular search engine and media site that offers free email service.
  2. Click .It's on the top-left of the page just under the main Yahoo! logo.
  3. ClickSign upin the lower-right part of the window.
  4. Enter your name in the labeled fields.
  5. Enter a unique username.This will be your email address: [username]@yahoo.com.
    • If the one you choose is already taken, Yahoo! will alert you and suggest an alternative.
  6. Create a password.
  7. Enter a mobile phone number.This is required
  8. Enter your birthdate.Use the labeled drop-downs.
    • You can optionally enter a gender selection in the drop-down.
  9. Select a verification method.ClickText me an Account Keyto verify by text orCall me with an Account Keyto receive a phone call with the key.
  10. Enter the Account Key in the labeled field.
  11. ClickVerify.
  12. ClickLet's get started.

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  • Question
    Do I need to have a phone number?
    wikiHow Contributor
    Community Answer
    No, you do not need to have a phone number in order to use email.
    Thanks!
  • Question
    Can we do this from a mobile phone?
    wikiHow Contributor
    Community Answer
    Yes! Simply go to the website you'd wish to create the email address for. You can also download the app for some providers, such as Gmail.
    Thanks!
  • Question
    How do I send emails?
    wikiHow Contributor
    Community Answer
    Open your mail sight (for ex.yahoo.com). Click the MAIl button.Then click SIGN IN. A white page will appear.Then write the persons email address on TO. Write anything you want in subject and write your mail in the page.Then click send button.
    Thanks!
  • Question
    How old do I have to be to make one?
    wikiHow Contributor
    Community Answer
    For most email providers (like Gmail), you have to be at least 13 years old.
    Thanks!
  • Question
    How do I make an email account for my web page?
    wikiHow Contributor
    Community Answer
    Just create an account using Gmail or any other free email account creator.
    Thanks!
  • Question
    How do I make two email addresses?
    wikiHow Contributor
    Community Answer
    You have to do it as if it is a brand new email address. Some people have more than 1 email address with the same provider like Yahoo.
    Thanks!
  • Question
    Can you suggest which email company is the safest and most secure?
    wikiHow Contributor
    Community Answer
    Outlook is designed to be a e-mail address only rather than an integrated service, so that would be good.
    Thanks!
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