Gmail is a free web-based e-mail service by Google with 15GB free storage. To access Gmail, you need a Google Account.
Steps to Create new Google account:
- Go to Gmail.com
- Click “create account”.
- A Form appears, where Google needs your information to create a new account. Fill in,
a. First Name,
b. Last Name,
c. Username *
d. Password *
e. Birthday – (13 years min.)
f. Gender – (Male, Female, Other)
g. Mobile number,
h. Current email address(if any) and your location and click next step.
* If the username you have selected already exists then you will get a message saying that “the username is already taken. Try another” and Gmail offers you some alternative user names related to your present username.* Choose min. 8 character password and make the Password strength: Good, use the Password Generator tool to get a strong password.
Note: To be safe enable 2-step verification.