I’ve had a Gmail account since September 7th, 2004 and currently have 13096 conversations (and counting) in my “All Mail” box using up roughly 1GB of space. One of my first suggestions to the Gmail team was IMAP, and I am glad to see that it has finally made its way in. The advantage of IMAP over POP is that you can see a list of your folders (or in Gmail’s case, tags) and emails that you can move around, mark read/unread, reply, forward, etc. right in your favourite email client, and any action will be synced with the server. Continue Reading
I just found about Gmail aliases today (I know I know, some of you have known about this for years 😉 ) from this blog post. It seems like an interesting feature that Gmail should advertise on their front page since I’m sure many people would find this useful.