Beginners Guide to Email

Email is still the main application on the Internet and almost everyone uses it; both privately, and for business.

Individuals and small home businesses don’t have a  technical department to setup and manage their email and must do it themselves.

Over the years I’ve received many emails asking…How do I…

  • Access email from a remote location
  • Setup my email account
  • Access multiple email accounts
  • Change my email address
  • etc..

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So.. If you’re a small business/home business owner wondering
perhaps how to send a large email to a client, or a personal email user trying to send some pictures to your mom.

Then .. This site is here to help

The aim of this site is to try to help you make the best use of email.

Whether it is, deciding on which email hosting provider to use, how to setup your email accounts, addresses or clients, or even how you access your email when you’re on the beach.

You will find articles, tutorials, videos and tips to help you get the most from email. And if you are still confused then you can always ask.

Getting Started

If you are a complete beginner then I recommend you start with the Email Basics  tutorial and Understanding the Sending and Receiving Process .

If you are looking to set up a personal email account then see How to Get and Create Your Own Email Address -

For small business and those who want an email with their own domain name then see  How to set up an Email Address on own domain


If you have a question then please use the contact form and ask.

New, Updated or Popular Articles and Tutorials:

Sending Email to Multiple Recipients – It is quite common when sending email to want to send it to more than one person adn there are several ways to do it.

Moving Email Providers -A look at how to move or migrate from one email provider  to a new one.

How to transfer/Move Email to a New Computer- Have you bought a New Computer and need to for transfer your email to the new computer. Includes Video of the entire process.

Email Protocols and Ports Explained A look at Pop3, Imap4 and other Internet protocols

Remote Email Access- For mobile users who need to access their email when away from home or office and what are the most common problems with remote email access.

How to Send Email to a Mobile Phone- If you’re like me and have difficulty sending SMS text messages then why not send an email?

Email Forwarding and How to Forward Email -Email forwarding is very common on the Internet and used for a variety of reasons. It can be done both on the email client (manual) and email server (automatic).

Web Based Email - Accessing email with your web browser.

Beginners Guide to Email
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