AOL free email service introduced by AOL division of Verizon communication. AOL is also known as AIM Mail (AOL Instant Messenger). This is widely used Instant Messaging Service in United States and all over the world. Since the launch of AOL, it has come up with a new form in the year 2012 for the first time.
The email is free to use by anybody and there are no charges for the basic usage. Below are some significant features that AOL offers to the users:
1) AOL is Free of charge.
2) Offers unlimited email storage.
3) Attach files and documents up to 25 mb.
4) Account expires after 90 days of inactive.
5) AOL supported protocols are IMAP, POP3, and SMTP.
6) Using AOL the user can connect to the other email accounts like Hotmail and Gmail.
7) Ads will display in AOL email account.
8) Emails are protected from spam and viruses.
9) The user can perform spell check before sending the mail.
10) It allows access AOL buddy list using the AIM Panel and notifies whether your buddies are online or not.
11) The user has also access to other domains besides @aol.com like @wow.com, @games.com, @ygm.com, and @love.com. Finally, you get support for http/SSL once you log in.
Please find below the process to access AOL mail account
- From any of the web browser like Google chrome, Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox type http://www.aol.com.
- You can see the email image and click on that. Click the “SIGN IN | SIGN UP” for the New user sign up and already registered user can click on Sign in.
- Enter the Username or Email in the box provided. Click on “Next: then you have to enter password in the field provided. Now click on the blue “Sign In” button in order to access you aol.com my mail.
In case you forgot the password, you can just click the “Forgot password” blue hyperlink seen next the two fields for logging in.
You can reset the password by following some steps, go to www.aol.com mail login. Before you begin, AOL will verify few things from you. This will keep your account secure from unauthorized use.
- Enter your Username or Email.
- Type in the characters you see to prove a robot you are not.
- Lastly, click the blue “Next” button.
AOL Project Phoenix was developed by AOL this useful features a Quick Bar where emails, text messages, and AOL Instant Messenger messages can be sent from one area. You can add attachments, images, address and dates.
There are actually many benefits using AOL account, the users can access wide variety of services with one AOL email account below are the apps and services the users are eligible to access free:
• MapQuest Discover
- GPS for the Soul
• Free Scan’s Assist
• Daily Finance
• MyBenefits Toolbar
• All-In-One Desktop Software
• AOL Travel
• AOL Reader
• AOL Radio
• AOL On
• AOL Mobile
• AOL Jobs