Email is a system for sending messages from one computer to another computer. Simply E-mail is a message that may contain plain text, photos, files, or other attachments sent through a network to a specified individual or group of individuals. Through both paid and free email providers, we are able to maintain personal and professional communication easily. Email providers have some common features such as data portability, reliability, support, security, speed, storage space, anti-spam features, apps for mobile devices. An email service provider is a company that offers email marketing or bulk of services. Using below services you can set up your free email accounts within one minute. Free Best Email Services in the world Google mail, Outlook, Yahoo mail, AOL Mail, GMX, Yandex mail, Zoho mail, Mail.com.
1 Gmail.com Alexa rank = 59 | Similarweb rank = 56
Gmail.com is a best email service provided by Google. Gmail has been one of the most popular free mail service option chosen by lot of internet users who use it to stay connected with their friends, family, businesses and other contacts. Users may access gmail as secure webmail, as well as via IMAP4 or POP3 protocols. Gmail has a search-oriented interface and a conversation view similar to an internet forum. According to a 2014 estimate, 59% of mid-sized US companies were using Gmail.
2 Outlook + Hotmail Alexa rank = 87 | Similarweb rank = 93
Outlook.com is a best free mailing website provider run by Microsoft. It was developed in 1996 as Hotmail by Jack Smith and Sabeer Bhatia in Mountain View, California. Hotmail was acquired by Microsoft in 1997 for an estimated $400 million and later rebranded to Windows Live Hotmail as part of the Windows Live suite of products. Outlook.com replaced Hotmail in 2013.
Outlook Features :-
3 Yahoo mail Alexa rank = 77 | Similarweb rank = 85
Yahoo Mail is an offered by the American company Yahoo!. Yahoo-Mail was the third largest web-based email service with 300 million registered users as of July 2015. Yahoo! mail offers 1 TB of free storage space to all of its users. Yahoo Mail uses the leading security technology to help keep you safe online.
Platforms Available Web-based (supports all major browsers), iOS and Android mobile applications.
6 GMX Alexa rank = 351 | Site URL = http://gmx.net
GMX.net is a best webmail service provided by Global Message eXchange. It was developed in 1997, Each GMX mail account includes Address Book, Mail Collector, File Storage and Organizer. Available in - GMX.net: German GMX.com: English, French, Spanish | Type - POP3, IMAP, E-mail, webmail.
Most Popular Features included the Global Message eXchange Mail account differ between GMX.com & GMX.net
|Comparison of GMX.com and GMX.net|
|E-mail storage||Unlimited||1 GB|
|File storage||2 GB||1 GB|
|Language of interface||English, Spanish, French||German|
|Attachment limit||50 MB||20 MB|
4 AOL Mail Alexa rank = NA | Site URL = http://Aol mail
AOL mail is developed by AOL. AOL mail has more than one features such as email storage capacity - unlimited, email attachment limit - 25 MB, account expiry on inactivity - 90 days, supported protocols - SMTP, IMAP, POP3, Link to other email accounts from other service providers (HotMail, Gmail), ADS are displayed while working with the email account, spam protection, virus protection, spell checking, supports SSL/HTTPS, Domains - @aol.com and additionally @ygm.com, @love.com, @wow.com, @games.com
5 Mail.ru Alexa rank = 58 | Site URL = http://mail.ru
Mail.ru is a Russian Internet company. It was started in 1998 as an email service and went on to become a major corporate figure in the Russian-speaking segment of the internet. Its key features - unlimited mailbox size, protection from virus and spam (even in personal email), delivery of email attachments up to 20 GB, interface themes and messages, and much more.
7 Zoho mail Alexa rank = 375 | Site URL = http://zoho.com/mail
Zoho mail is an unlimited online storage for personal use. Zoho mail-interface doesn't display ads and gives you a wide range of options to organize your messages. This includes like labels, folders, automatic filters. Zoho is best company in Asia pecific and offers more than one features.
Zoho mail features - Ad-free clean, fast Interface, Multi-level Folders, Filtered Views, Threaded View, Advanced Search, Anti Spam and Anti Virus, Instant Chat, Web & Desktop & Mobile access, Email & CRM Integration.
8 Mail.com Alexa rank = 1,546 | Site URL = http://mail.com
Mail.com is a web-based most popular ESP owned by the German internet company UI. Email - Mail.com features unlimited storage and attachments of up to 50 MB. Storage - Mail.com offers its users unlimited storage for emails as well as 2 GB online file storage. Mail.com offers applications for Android and iOS.
9 Yandex mail Alexa rank = 2,256 | Site URL = http://mail.yandex.com
Yandex Mail Offers free email with unlimited online storage. Yandex mail offering both IMAP and POP access and mail accounts can be set up conveniently in mobile and desktop email program. Yandex mail lets you save messages as templates for easy reuse. Pros - Yandex mail makes it very easy to find related emails by thread and contact. Reliable protection against spam and viruses.
10 iCloud mail Alexa rank = 567 | Site URL = http://icloud.com
iCloud mail offers best free e-mail accounts with 5GB of online storage - more space can be purchased. The iCloud address book synchronizes with iOS, Outlook and OS X devices. An iCloud account can be set up using iOS and OS X. iCloud mail isn't accessible via POP. iCloud mail doesn't offer search folders and labels: the search options and filters could offer more precision.
11 Inbox.com Alexa rank = 6,315 | Site URL = http://inbox.com
Pros :- Inbox.com offers a web interface includes rich text editing, threading and free-form labels. Inbox.com offers 5 GB of online mailbox space as well as POP access. Inbox.com includes solid virus and spam filtering. Cons :- Inbox.com doesn't support encrypted mail and digital signatures. Inbox.com doesn't offer IMAP access and lacks smart folders for automatic organization.
Inbox.com email features
12 Fastmail Alexa rank = 17,543 | Site URL = http://fastmail.com
Fastmail.com offering paid email accounts for organizations and individuals. Company servers are located in Amsterdam and New York City. FastMail.com is the choice of over 1 million individuals, businesses and families. Fastmail deliver the highest standards of security, reliability and privacy for your contacts, calendars and e-mail. On November 3, 2014, FastMail moved their primary domain from Fastmail.fm to Fastmail.com
13 Myway Alexa rank = 219 | Site URL = http://registration.myway.com
Pros - MyWay offers free 1000MB e-mail accounts that include a task list and calendar. MyWay mail users can download mail from external POP accounts into Myway mail. Cons - This service places ads in outgoing messages. You can't access Myway mail using IMAP or POP.
14 Hushmail Alexa rank = 17,245 | Site URL = http://hushmail.com
Hushmail.com was developed by Cliff Baltzley in 1999. It is a best free web-based mail site offering file storage, vanity domain service and PGP-encrypted e-mail. It offers "paid" and "Free" versions of service. Hushmail free email account offer storage limit of 25 MB, but doesn't include POP3 and IMAP desktop service. This service offers two types of paid accounts Desktop+Premium paid account provides 10 GB of storage, Basic Premium paid account provides 1 GB of storage, without desktop service.
15 Protonmail.com Alexa rank = 524 | Site URL = http://protonmail.com
Protonmail developed in 2013 at the CERN research facility by Wei Sun, Andy Yen and Jason Stockman. Protonmail use client-side encryption to protect e-mails and data before they are sent to ProtonMail servers, this service run by Proton Technologies. ProtonMail.com has approximately 350K users as of March 2017.
|Email Providers||Cost||Maximum attachment limit||Mailbox storage||SMTP support||IMAP support||POP3 support||Account expiration||UseOwn Domain||Owner|
|Gmail||Free (Ad)||25 MB (10 GB per file via Google Drive)||15+ GB||Yes||Yes||Yes||9 months||Yes, for $5/user/month option only||Google Inc.|
|Outlook||Free (Ad) Paid option||25 MB (Unlimited via OneDrive)||Unlimited||Yes||Yes||Yes||270 days||No||Microsoft|
|Yahoo mail||Free (Ad) Yahoo! Mail Plus $49.99||25 MB (150 MB per file via Dropbox)||1 TB||Yes||Yes||Most countries or YPOPs||12 months||?||Yahoo!|
|AOL mail||Free (Ad)||25 MB||Unlimited||Yes||Yes||Yes||6 months||?||AOL inc.|
|Mail.ru||Free (Ad)||25 MB||Unlimited||Yes||Yes||Yes||6 months||Yes||Mail.ru|
|GMX.com||Free (Ad) or Paid (Promail/Topmail)||50 MB||Unlimited||Yes||Yes||Yes||6 months (Free) Until payment ends||?||United Internet AG|
|GMX.net||Free or Paid||20 MB (free) 50-100 MB (paid)||1 GB (free) 5-10 GB (paid)||Yes||Paid||Yes||6 months or if payment stopped||?||United Internet AG|
|Zoho mail||Personal Free (No Ad); Premium options $24 to $99/user yearly||20 MB||5 GB||Yes||Yes||Yes||4 months (Free); Until payment ends||Yes||Zoho Corporation|
|iCloud mail||?||20 MB||5 GB (Free)||Yes||Yes||No||Never||?||Apple Inc.|
|Mail.com||Free (Ad) or $3.95month or $19.95/year||50 MB||Unlimited||Paid only||Paid only||paid only||12 months Free, Until payment ends||?||United Internet AG|
|Yandex mail||Free (No add)||22 MB per file, total 30 MB per mail (2 GB per file via Yandex Disk)||Unlimited||Yes||Yes||Yes||24 months||Yes||Yandex LLC|
|FastMail||$10/year to $120/year||50 MB||250 MB to 60 GB||Yes||Yes||Yes||After subscription expiry||Yes||Fastmail Pty Ltd|
|Hushmail||Free (No Ad) $34.99 year (Premium) $49.98 year (Premium+Desktop)||20 MB per file, total 25 MB per mail||25 MB (Free), 1 GB (Premium), 10 GB (Premium+Desktop)||Paid||Paid||Paid||3 weeks (Free); Until payment ends||Yes||Hush Communications Ltd|
|AT mail||From $79/month||50 MB||10 GB||Yes||Yes||All||Until payment ends||Yes||Atmail|
|Rediffmail||Free (Free)||25 MB||Unlimited||?||?||?||?||?||Rediff|
Unique features in webmails.
|Best Email Services||Features|
|Gmail||Account verification via SMS or voice call in some countries|
|Outlook||Account verification via SMS or voice call in some countries, One-time password, Mobile alerts, Recover deleted emails.|
|Yandex mail||email for own domains (Yandex PDD), SMS verification, scheduled email delivery, sign-in via VK, Twitter, Google+, Facebook|
|Zoho mail||Google Apps support, Sign-via Google, Google App, Facebook, Yahoo, Various Zoho applications|
|FastMail||deletion of selected attachments, spam filter; backscatter detection; One time passwords; Android and IPhone apps.|
|ProtonMail||email expiration, Client-side encryption, optional email encryption for messages from ProtonMail to other providers, automatic encryption for ProtonMail-ProtonMail emails|
|RediffMail||Sign-in via Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, Mobile Sync; Indrive.|
|Email Services||Most Popular in..||Alexa rank||Direct traffic||Google traffic|
|Gmail.com||US, India, Brazil, Vietnam||61||34.23%||45.32%|
|Outlook.com||US, Canada, Uk, Brazil||245||76.33%||3.15%|
|Mail.yahoo.com||US, UK, India, France, Indonesia||NA||31.21%||3.89%|
|Mail.aol.com||US, UK, Germany, Canada||NA||25.71%||5.73%|
|Mail.ru||Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Belarus||38||71.74%||9.73%|
|Gmx.net||Germany, Austria, Switzerland, US, France||253||57.21%||9.73%|
|Mailchimp.com||US(46),UK(5.35),Australia, Germany, Canada||343||51.35%||8.26%|
|126.com||China(89.82), US, Japan, Canada, UK||1,251||56.26%||4.94%|
|iCloud mail||365||US, UK, Japan||64.61||15.57|
|Web.de||Germany, Austria, Switzerland, US, Spain||234||65.17%||17.35%|
|Myway.com||US, Uk, Brazil, India, Canada||559||85.18%||2.69%|
|Mail.com||US, UK, Canada, France, Australia||1,648||37.25%||25.16%|
|Inbox.com||US, UK, Germany, Japan, India||2,575||86.18%||6.43%|
|Zoho.com/mail||US, India, UK, Japan, China||394||51.27%||14.38%|
|Mail.Yandex.com||US, Russia, Ukraine, Germany, UK||2,152||52.17%||15.63%|
|Gmx.at||Austria(94.87), Germany, Spain, US, France||4,221||91.32%||13.67%|
|Gmx.com||US(30.94), UK, India, Turkey, Vietnam||6,652||56.41%||12.01%|
|Unroll.me||US(71.76), Australia, UK, Canada, Germany||6,897||76.43%||12.64%|
|Srclickpro.ru||Russia(65.79), Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Belarus||6,070||91.67%||2.13%|
|Sendgrid.com||US(57.31), UK, India, Canada, Japan||7,315||36.17%||15.06%|
|Fastmail.com||US, UK, Australia, Canada, France||8,256||67.54%||4.76%|
|Hushmail.com||US, UK, Canada, Germany, Spain||11,214||67.32%||5.65%|
|mail.lycos.com||US, Uk, India, Turkey||NA||57.53%||8.31%|
|Incredimail.com||France, Germany, US, Canada, Italy||19,865||92.34%||7.87%|
|Protonmail.ch||US, France, Germany, Poland, Canada||21,582||62.49%||9.67%|
|Mail.bg||Bulgaria, UK, Germany, Belgium, Spain||37,105||79.07%||9.01%|
|Checkanyemail||US,Uk,Canada, Australia, New Zealand||52,987||11.54%||89.22%|
|Runbox.com||US, Norway, UK, New Zealand, Spain||84,326||73.39%||7.37%|
|Mail2world.com||US, Puerto Rico, Italy, Canada, Uk||85,219||53.51%||17.19%|