“What’s your email address?”
That question may be even more important than, “What’s your website address?”
Your email address is how potential customers, business partners or employers will communicate with you. What will they think if it’s
No! You need a professional
firstname.lastname@example.org email address. In this article, we’ll tell you the 3 options for your own personalized, professional email address.
Option 1: Self-hosted email
Web hosting companies typically include email hosting in their packages. If you already host your own website, you can also host your email there at no extra cost. The exception is managed hosting companies like WP Engine or Synthesis who don’t provide email hosting at all.
When you host your own email, the web server for
example.com also accepts emails to
email@example.com. The user would then retrieve the email from the server. [Read more…]