if you don’t have a Gmail account, then you’re missing out on something important. Some of the most trending and most consumed services on the internet are owned by Google. For instance, for you to enjoy the full potential of YouTube, you need a Gmail account to sign up for a YouTube account. Likewise, the same goes for every other product of Google and also non-google products.
How to Sign up for a New Gmail Email Account
Just like I mentioned, you don’t need any form of payment method to register for a Gmail account. For new users that want to join the millions of people using Gmail. You can visit the Gmail sign up page on your web browser to create your account.
To Create a Gmail Account:
- Go to www.gmail.com which will open the sign-in page.
- In the middle of the page, click Create Account to register for an email account.
- Enter your First name and your Last name.
- Create your username you want to use like email@example.com
- Use a strong password that you can remember.
- Click Next.
Afterward, you will be taken to the verification page way you need to enter an active phone number to get alert on the verification code. Next, you can enter the 6-digit code sent to your number on the text space to verify your account. That’s how you’re welcome to Gmail where you can start receiving messages and also sending emails.
How to Sign in to Gmail Account
Immediately, you first create your email account, by default, you’re automatically signed in to your email account. After signing out your email account, you need to sign in back to your email account to see your recent activities.
To Sign in to Google Account
- Visit the URL you see above.
- This will open the Sign-in page set by default.
- Enter your username or your full email address.
- Then, enter your email account password.
- Lastly, click Sign in.
Keep in mind, there is no difference in signing into your email account on the mobile app. Simply, install the Gmail mobile app from the app store such as the Google Play Store or the iOS app store. Open the application and use the following instruction to create an account and sign in to your email account on the mobile app.
How to Sign Out of Gmail Account
Online security should always be the top priority of email account users. However, the Gmail sign out enables a safe and protected account where you can log off your account whenever you want to.
To Sign out my Gmail Account
- The profile picture icon you see at the top right corner.
- Click on it and select Sign Out.
- Then, you can remove your email account from the web browser.
Keep in mind, signing out your Gmail account is different from the Gmail mobile sign out. For signing out of Gmail account, you can click the Profile>Manage account on this device. Next, select Google>select email address>click the dotted vertical line, and click Remove account.