Let have fun with Yahoo! Mail, the third largest email network in the world with over 225 million monthly active users. Mail Yahoo is simple, fast, and fancy. It offers three different plans for personal use (Basic, Plus, and Ad Free) and paid plan.
Mail Yahoo is actually one of tens of services the parent company, Yahoo! offers for free. Some of notable Yahoo mail services include Yahoo messenger, Yahoo news, Yahoo answer, Flickr, Pipes, Yahoo Mail, Yahoo Music, del.ici.ous, My Yahoo to mention but a few.
There is possibilities that you might not have heard or get to know before now that Yahoo owns these services but you’d probably heard that Yahoo messenger is one of the most widely used Yahoo app present in play store and iTune store for both Android and iOS users.
In the meantime, this post will teach you almost everything you need to know about Yahoo mail such as Yahoo mail sign up, how to carry out yahoo mail login and most importantly, how to mail Yahoo friends directly from your Yahoo mail account without using Yahoo messenger.
Meanwhile, we previously cover everything you need to know about Gmail email account, how to create a gmail account, how to verify gmail account, how to send message on gmail account, and how to sign out of gmail account all packaged in one post.
Note that you can create Yahoo mail login and at the same time have a valid Gmail account and operate the two email address simultaneously.
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Mail Yahoo: How to Create Yahoo Mail Login
This is the most important section of this post. Therefore, you need to pay core attention to every steps we’d share with you. Mainly here you will learn how to create Yahoo mail account, and verify you Yahoo login within few moment.
The following steps show you exactly how to create an email account with the world third most popular email company, Yahoo mail!
1. Visit Yahoo mail account creation page and fill the form accordingly.
- Enter your real name and surname
- Select a more secure password
- Never use your birthday date as your password
- use combination of letters and alphabets
- Always use a recovery mail account
- Use valid phone number
2. Make sure you use a valid phone number. Yahoo will text a token key to the number you entered from the screen above to verify your account. Else change the number to a valid one and one you can easily have access to.
3. Enter the 5 digits codes provided via text message and click on verify to let Yahoo mail verify your Yahoo account. Meanwhile if the code did not enter on time click on resend for Yahoo mail to resend another verification code to the mobile number.
4. If you followed the above steps correctly you will be taken to a congratulatory page as seen below. Kindly click on get started to access your Yahoo mail account for the first time.
Congratulations, you have successfully create a Yahoo mail account. You can now use it to send and receive messages via Yahoo messenger and directly to your Yahoo mail box.
How to Access Mail Yahoo Box for the First Time
For the first time, Yahoo will not take you to your Yahoo account rather it will take you to Yahoo mail page where you can read stories, latest politics update, Yahoo music and the likes. However, you need to move from Yahoo homepage to your Yahoo mail box via a drop menu to the top right of Yahoo homepage.
The above screenshot showed the exact Yahoo homepage I was taken before I could access my mail box. However, following the directions below you will be able to access your Yahoo mail box.
1. You can either click on the envelop to the right side of your name above or follow this https://mail.yahoo.com/ to access your Yahoo mail box if you are still using the same browser to access your Yahoo account.
2. After which you will be taken to your Mail Yahoo account. Meanwhile, you will have at least 3 messages waiting for you in your box to read and some other features you can enable in your Yahoo account to maximize the entire feature associated with the new Yahoo mail you just created.
Congratulations you now have a Yahoo mail account to send and receive messages from your friends and family. If you face any difficulty in setting up your own Mail with Yahoo kindly drop a comment below and we’d be glad to be of help.