GMail

Gmail is a free ad-supported web email service from Google that offers upto 7 GB of free online storage. Individual file attachments in Gmail can be as large as 25 MB in size and you can always buy additional storage from Google.

Decide Which Email Program to Use For Sending Mails

Should the computer using a web email program (like Gmail or Yahoo Mail) or a desktop mail client (like Outlook or Thunderbird) for composing email messages when you click mailto hyperlinks on a web page or a document.

Switch from Yahoo Mail to Gmail

Learn how to switch from yahoo mail to a gmail address without losing any of your old emails. You can copy all Yahoo mails to Gmail and auto-forward all incoming email.

Does Google Read Email Attachments in Gmail for Ads ?

There are no privacy concerns here because no human beings are reading your Gmail email but it would still be nice to know if email attachments are taken into account by Google when determining AdSense ads.

Did Gmail Go Down Due to a Software Update or Denial of Service Attack?

Gmail, Google’s free web mail service that turns five this year but is still in beta, went down for a couple of hours recently. The outage even affected Google Apps customers and Google is paying them a 15 day credit to cover any lost productivity due to the Gmail downtime.

Use Your Email Signature to Support a Good Cause

Sign-up with Reply for All and choose the cause you want to support via your email signature – it could be Cancer cure, AIDS prevention, animal rights, children’s rights, global warming, clean water, poverty or education.

Add Your Current Location to Gmail Signatures Automatically

Gmail users who travel frequently will simply love this. You can now instruct Google email to automatically add your current geographic location in all your outgoing email messages so that recipients get to know where you are at the moment.

Convert Your Emails into Google Documents without Gmail

Google recently introduced a new feature in Gmail that lets you easily convert an email conversation into a Word document without having to use copy-paste. You can use this facility even in Yahoo! Mail, Windows Live, Outlook or other mail programs

Gmail gets a face lift with Themes

Gmail today got a long overdue face lift with the addition of Themes. There are around 30 themes to choose from – chrome styling, retro notepad, nature themes that change scenery over time, weather themes, fun characters and even an ascii theme (Terminal).

Market Share of Email Services on the Web

Hitwise released their stats for the 20 most popular websites based on traffic to that domain. The list also includes the top four email websites and is therefore a good way to measure the relatively popularity of different email services.