In order to create a Gmail account all you need is an internet browser and of course an internet connection. Gmail.com is not unlimited but is offering over 7GB of space to store your emails which is more than enough. You must open your browser and type the following address http://gmail.google.com. That will lead you to the page shown below.
Click on sign up/create an account link and go to step 2. You don’t have to worry if the screenshot image and the screen displayed are a little bit different.
Right now you shall be able to see a form to create your account that has a number of fields which need to be completed so you will have to start filling the form.
You need to type your first and last name and think of a desired login name because your login id will be decisive regarding the email address you will receive. In the case of your Gmail account the email address will look something like this “firstname.lastname@example.org” so make sure you choose with care a login name also known as a user name.
You need to choose it with common sense as it will represent you as much as you will represent it so spend a little time coming up with a good login name. email address are unique so you won’t be able to choose an existing one. That is why the check availability button is there to help you with suggestions in case your chosen username is not available.
This step asks you to choose a password. You must think of a strong password to protect you account. The best combination is of lowercase and uppercase letters and digits. Enter the password two times and check the box saying “Remember me on this computer” if you want to skip filling it in every time you login.
Now you need to select a security question or come up with one on your own and provide the answer because this will help you recover your password in case you forget it. If you do not have a secondary email address leave that field blank. Enter the characters from the picture in the field and move on to “I accept” button after going through the terms. Click on “Create my account button” and there you have your new Gmail account.