Gmail, best known as Google Mail is one of the world’s largest online email services. There are more to the use of Gmail.com than just checking and sending emails. There are tons of functions embedded in the box itself; however, this article looks at the super various functions it can offer, not just from the box, but also from outside the known inbox.
Overview, features and best practices
Aside the improved storage capacity from 7.5 GB to 10 GB, the following are summarized lists of various Firefox add-ons and other guidelines that will make you get the best out of your Gmail Account.
Known Gmail Tools that can help improve your Gmail Experience
Simply look for the following Firefox add-ons and install them:
1. Gmail Checker:
It is basically used for a Multiple Account Gmail holder. You can download and install this add-on to check all your Gmail accounts at your convenience.
Download it here at: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/gmail-checker/
2. Gmail Manager:
The original Gmail notifier for multiple accounts. It basically allows you to receive new mail notifications along with viewing account details including unread messages, saved drafts, spam messages, labels with new mail, space used, and new mail snippets.
Get the firefox-add at: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/gmail-manager/
3. The webmail notifier is a good program that sends email notification to the likes of gmail, yahoo, hotmail, aol account holders and can also does the same for several other webmail accounts.
It basically checks your webmail accounts and notifies the number of unread emails. Very much ideal and good for Gmail, yahoo, hotmail, aol, POP3/IMAP e.t.c.
Download and installation link: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/webmail-notifier/
4. Gmail Redesign
With this free application, there is no limit to the way you can customize and design your Gmail pages. It contains over 1,000,000 downloads downloadable themes.
Get it here: http://www.globexdesigns.com/products/gr/
5. Better Gmail
It helps you add useful extra features to Gmail, like hierarchical labels, an unread message icon on your browser tab, file attachment icons, and more. It contains Greasemonkey scripts for Gmail, thereby giving you an unlimited world of creativity and applicable features.
Download the firefox ad-on here at: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/better-gmail-2/
6. Email youself
Have you ever been on a webpage and you feel sending the webpage to your Email account ( e.g. Gmail) either to save as a draft e.t.c.?
Well, with this add-on, you can get it done; it basically gives you the opportunity and ability to email yourself the link, title, and a selected summary of the webpage you are viewing with the use of Gmail.