Yahoo account is an email service launched October 8, 1997 by the American company Yahoo! Now a subsidiary of Verizon. It offers four different email plans, three for personal use.(basic, plus and Ad fee) and for businesses. As at January 2020 Yahoo! Mail had 225 million users. Yahoo!can also be referred as a social media platform because it connects people all over the world from different works of life.
Users are able to access and manage their mailboxes using webmail interface, accessible using a standard web browser. For many years users were able to open accounts using either @yahoo.com or @gmail.com or a nation domain @ yahoo.fr in France, @yahoo.co.uk in the United kingdom etc. But currently yahoo! Only allows users to register “yahoo.com”accounts.
Let give you the information you need to open or create a yahoo account . They are basically easy steps. Follow the instructions below and you will be able to create your account
How to create a yahoo account
- Open up your browser or voice and visit the yahoo homepage
- Then click “create an account ” found beneath the sign in credentials form.
- Ensure you fill out all the required fields, including your first and last name, username, password, birthday and mobile number for two factor authentication.
- Click “continue”
- Select whether to have a yahoo call or text your authentication code to the mobile number that you provided.
- Enter the 5 digit verification code when you’ve received it click “verify” and then “continue”
Easy steps right? You are all set. When you click “done”, you will navigate back to the yahoo homepage, where you can access your email in the top right corner. you can also visit the yahoo mail login page directly.
Another thing people worry about is the safety of there yahoo account. As a general rule, you don’t need to sign out of online services like yahoo mail if your using it on your personal computer. But if you need to access Yahoo on a public computer or someone else’s personal computer then you’ll want to sign out when you are done to ensure no one else can gain access to your personal information.
I will be given you a few steps on how to do that in internet browser, on your mac or PC and the mobile app on your iPhone or android.
HOW TO SIGN OUT OF YAHOO MAIL ON YOUR COMPUTER
- On the yahoo mail web page in any browser, click your account’s profile picture at the top right of the page. You should see a drop down menu appear
- Click “sign out”
- On the manage account page click “sign out” for each account that you want to sign out of (if you have multiple accounts) you can also sign out of all your accounts at once by selecting that option.
SSTEPS ON HOW TO SIGN OUT OF TAHOO MAIL USING YOUR MOBILE APP
- In the yahoo mail app for IOS or Android, tap your account’s profile picture at the top left of the screen
- In the menu that opens tap “ manage account”
- Turn off the account you want to sign out from by swiping the button to the left. when you return to the app, you’ll find out that you’ve been signed out.
Let me give you a quick tip on how to new contacts to a yahoo mail on a computer
- Open the yahoo mail in a web browser and then click the contacts icon near the top of the page, to the right of the inbox
- Click “ add new contacts” are the button of the page.
- Fill in the details and then click “save” you dont need to add all the information aside from the contacts name, all other fields are optional.
STEPS ON HOW TO ADD CONTACTS TO YAHOO MAIL FROM EMAIL MESSAGES ON A COMPUTER
If you have an email message from the person you want to add, you can do it with just a click
- Open the email message from the person you want to add
- Move the mouse over their name at the top of the message. You should see apop up window with details about the person or company
- Click “ add to contacts “
- Then add any additional information you have for your contact and then click “save “.