Gmail is one of the best email service providers available for free. Being a Google product, it comes with plenty of user-friendly and engaging features in its interface. Providing everything from unlimited storage capacity, calendar, the Gchat option to efficient spam and malware protection, Gmail is a perfect email program to create an account in. If you are planning to open a Gmail account but don’t know how to create one, following guide will assist you.
Steps to Create Gmail Account:
1.) Go to the Gmail sign-in page and click on the “More options” link. Select Create account option from the drop-down menu. You will be directed to the Google sign-up form.
2.) On the Google Sign-up page, enter your first name, last name, preferred username (subject to availability), Birthday, Gender, mobile number, and email address.
Note: In the Choose your username field, you can either create a new username or you can choose your existing email address by clicking on the link I prefer to use my current email address.
3.) When entering a password, make sure to create a password of at least 8 characters. It is recommended to make a combination of alphabets, special characters, and numbers.
4.) Also, make sure to add the phone number as it is important for verification of your account. And, also provide an alternate email address for account security.
5.) Once you are done providing all the information correctly, click on the Next step button. A pop-up will appear.
6.) Scroll down in the pop and click on the I AGREE button. Then Google will prompt to send a Verification Code to the number provided by you. You can select Text message (SMS) or Voice Call option to verify your number. Once you have selected the option, click Continue.
7.) Enter the verification code on the subsequent screen and click Continue. Once verified successfully, you will be welcomed by Google on the next page. Click on the Continue button your Gmail account will be created.