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Updates, tips & tricks to keep you productive.

The Ultimate Guide to Gmail Read Receipts

Surprisingly, Gmail’s read receipt function is in the testing phase and also tends to only support certain Gmail accounts. Fortunately, there are few extensions capable of delivering more reliable read receipts than the native option.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 21 Nov, 2018

How to Create an Email Template in Gmail

Did you know that creating an email template in Gmail could save you more t...

Add and Remove Inbox Category Tabs in Gmail

A crowded, bulging inbox is a total eyesore, am I right? By utilizing the G...

Gmail Delegation Setup and Removal

With Gmail delegation, you can add another Google user to your Gmail inbox ...

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Set an Expiration Date with Gmail Confidential Mode

Did you know you can protect sensitive information with Gmail confidential mode? If not, get ready to feel like a secret agent.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 09 Nov, 2018

How to Set Up Gmail Auto Forwarding (to/from)

Forwarding is undoubtedly one of Gmail's most-used functions. With the help...

Gmail's AI-Powered Smart Compose is Here

Once upon a time, technology couldn't predict what we were going to say. Th...

How to Mention Someone in a Gmail Thread

Mentioning people in Gmail—and having their email contact be immediately linked—is a feature that can save you and your email recipients a lot of time. Similar to mentioning a person on Facebook, this new Gmail feature allows your recipients to contact the tagged person with just one click.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 17 Oct, 2018

How to Manage Multiple Gmail Accounts

It's not unusual to have more than one Gmail account. Maybe you use one for...

How to Make a Custom Email Group in Gmail

Do you belong to a beer league or social group? Do you frequently collabora...

The Ultimate Guide to Gmail Read Receipts

Surprisingly, Gmail’s read receipt function is in the testing phase and also tends to only support certain Gmail accounts. Fortunately, there are few extensions capable of delivering more reliable read receipts than the native option.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 21 Nov, 2018

How to Create an Email Template in Gmail

Did you know that creating an email template in Gmail could save you more t...

Add and Remove Inbox Category Tabs in Gmail

A crowded, bulging inbox is a total eyesore, am I right? By utilizing the G...

Tired of switching beetween accounts? Get Shift!

Shift is a logical & beautiful solution for managing everything better. Gmail, Calendar, Drive + all of your favorite apps!

Small Shift Download Now

Gmail Delegation Setup and Removal

With Gmail delegation, you can add another Google user to your Gmail inbox without giving up your password. The delegate can then read and reply to your messages for you while you're busy flying around the globe to attend meetings. It's like having an assistant without giving up your secret password.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 14 Nov, 2018

Set an Expiration Date with Gmail Confidential Mode

Did you know you can protect sensitive information with Gmail confidential ...

How to Set Up Gmail Auto Forwarding (to/from)

Forwarding is undoubtedly one of Gmail's most-used functions. With the help...

Gmail's AI-Powered Smart Compose is Here

Once upon a time, technology couldn't predict what we were going to say. These days, your device often knows what you wanted to say better than you did. Whether it's predictive text on your phone or recalled passwords, it takes less effort than ever to compose messages.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 23 Oct, 2018

How to Mention Someone in a Gmail Thread

Mentioning people in Gmail—and having their email contact be immediately li...

How to Manage Multiple Gmail Accounts

It's not unusual to have more than one Gmail account. Maybe you use one for...

How to Make a Custom Email Group in Gmail

Do you belong to a beer league or social group? Do you frequently collaborate on projects with the same people at work? Is your family large and growing? Setting up custom email groups in Gmail can make it easier to communicate with these sets of people.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 15 Oct, 2018

The Ultimate Guide to Gmail Read Receipts

Surprisingly, Gmail’s read receipt function is in the testing phase and also tends to only support certain Gmail accounts. Fortunately, there are few extensions capable of delivering more reliable read receipts than the native option.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 21 Nov, 2018

How to Create an Email Template in Gmail

Did you know that creating an email template in Gmail could save you more time than you realized you had? You're about to have your mind blown.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 20 Nov, 2018

Add and Remove Inbox Category Tabs in Gmail

A crowded, bulging inbox is a total eyesore, am I right? By utilizing the Gmail inbox category tabs, your Gmail will be one step closer to the zero inbox dream.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 15 Nov, 2018

Tired of switching beetween accounts? Get Shift!

Shift is a logical & beautiful solution for managing everything better. Gmail, Calendar, Drive + all of your favorite apps!

Small Shift Download Now

Gmail Delegation Setup and Removal

With Gmail delegation, you can add another Google user to your Gmail inbox without giving up your password. The delegate can then read and reply to your messages for you while you're busy flying around the globe to attend meetings. It's like having an assistant without giving up your secret password.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 14 Nov, 2018

Set an Expiration Date with Gmail Confidential Mode

Did you know you can protect sensitive information with Gmail confidential mode? If not, get ready to feel like a secret agent.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 09 Nov, 2018

How to Set Up Gmail Auto Forwarding (to/from)

Forwarding is undoubtedly one of Gmail's most-used functions. With the help of Shift and Gmail's auto-forwarding feature, you can cut the time you spend on email in half.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 01 Nov, 2018

Gmail's AI-Powered Smart Compose is Here

Once upon a time, technology couldn't predict what we were going to say. These days, your device often knows what you wanted to say better than you did. Whether it's predictive text on your phone or recalled passwords, it takes less effort than ever to compose messages.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 23 Oct, 2018

How to Mention Someone in a Gmail Thread

Mentioning people in Gmail—and having their email contact be immediately linked—is a feature that can save you and your email recipients a lot of time. Similar to mentioning a person on Facebook, this new Gmail feature allows your recipients to contact the tagged person with just one click.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 17 Oct, 2018

How to Manage Multiple Gmail Accounts

It's not unusual to have more than one Gmail account. Maybe you use one for business and one for your personal correspondence. Perhaps you use one for a hobby, such as couponing, or for a side gig. Whatever the reason, Gmail makes it easy to move between accounts.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 16 Oct, 2018

How to Make a Custom Email Group in Gmail

Do you belong to a beer league or social group? Do you frequently collaborate on projects with the same people at work? Is your family large and growing? Setting up custom email groups in Gmail can make it easier to communicate with these sets of people.

Jaeyou Park

Marketing Associate - 15 Oct, 2018

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