Yahoo as an Internet platform really needs no much introduction as it serves 100s of millions of active users every single month. This guide serves to walk you through how to create a Yahoo account. Creating a Yahoo account gives you access to its numerous features including a free email account. Follow the step by step guide below to learn how to sign up for a yahoo account.
How To Create A Yahoo AccountAll you need to sign up for a yahoo account is your phone, tablet or PC with an internet access.
- Visit the Yahoo Homepage.
- Next, you click the ‘Sign in’ button. That will take you to the yahoo mail login page where you can sign up.
- Click the sign-up button as shown in the picture.
- Enter your details. This is just your basic personal information.This will include your First name and your Surname.Your username which will serve as your email address. Your email address must be unique. If someone else on Yahoo is already using the username you have chosen, it will be rejected and in that case, you need to try a different one. Or simply add variations of what you have chosen to make it unique. You could add numbers or special characters. Yahoo could also bring up suggestions for you based on your name and surname and you can simply select one of them. In the end, your username will look something like email@example.com Enter your password. You will need it when you want to login to yahoo. To make your password strong and prevent hackers from accessing your account you can combine both upper and lowercase letters, numbers and special characters. Enter your valid phone number. You will need to verify it. It adds to your account security. Type in your birthday. Then select your gender.
- Click ‘continue’ when done.
- Then click ‘text me an account key’.
- Enter the code sent to you via SMS into the box
- Click ‘Verify’ to finish.
- Click ‘get started’ to access your yahoo mail dashboard.
- You’re done. Congratulations!
Yahoo Mail DashboardFamiliarize yourself with the dashboard. That’s where you will be spending some of your time when you log into Yahoo.
- To send a mail just click on ‘compose’.
- Click ‘inbox’ to view your received messages.
- Click ‘sent’ to view your sent messages
- To see your saved messages click ‘draft’.
- To view and clean up your spam messages click on ‘spam’.
How To Log Into Yahoo MailFolow the steps below to log into your yahoo account easily.
- Go to the yahoo sign in page
- Enter your email address
- Click ‘next’.
- Enter your password
- Click ‘continue’ to log into your yahoo account.