Thinking about Gmail and how to use it better…

I’ve spent a good amount of time recently helping a goddess in distress who needed to rollup over a dozen email accounts into one. The key? Use Gmail. And advanced search. And filters! I came across a great post that talks about using advanced search for deletion and I thought I’d share it here because you can use the same principles not only for deleting, but filtering email….

Also, I came across a great tool on Lifehacker that checks your inbox for subscriptions and gives you the opportunity to either unsubscribe or roll them up to a single email. I’m a strong advocate against getting newsletters in your inbox from a productivity standpoint and unroll.me showed me that I had allowed over 200 of them to sneak into my inbox…

Click the link to try the service!
Click the link to try the service — it’s free!

One, and one more thing; I’ve added a Gmail resource page to the site. All the good articles I find will be posted there as well…

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