The features and services you get with Gmail is not only limited to the inbox features. Google offers several services that become part of your offering when you sign up for a Gmail account. For instance:
- The Google search engine becomes part of the offerings. You could customize the search engine page as per your requirements.
- The translate tool is another handy tool that can become part of your web browser, helping you to interpret foreign language based websites easily.
- The other services are Maps, Photos, Google drive, Google Hangout and several others like YouTube. All the services come personalized and with your account details. Hence, it is easy to set up any of these functions as you need not start from scratch.
- You also need a Gmail account when you wish to download any app from Google Play store. Hence, having a Gmail account is a necessity in this regard.
With the above benefits and offers you will surely want to own a Gmail account right away. The process is an easy one. You can get started on your desktop browser in the following way:
- Open a web browser window and type in the Gmail address gmail.com.
- Here you will find the login panel for existing users to sign into their account. Here you will also find the link to sign up for a new account on Gmail.
- The link to Gmail main page can also be found on the top right hand corner of the Google main page.