Gmail: Free, Private & Secure Email | Google Workspace
Email that's secure, private, and puts you in control.
We never use your Gmail content for any ads purposes
Gmail uses industry-leading encryption for all messages you receive and send. We never use your Gmail content to personalize ads.
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Gmail keeps over a billion people safe every day
Gmail blocks 99.9% of spam, malware, and dangerous links from ever reaching your inbox.
The most advanced phishing protections available
When a suspicious email arrives that could be legitimate, Gmail lets you know, keeping you in control.
Best-in-class controls over emails you send
Confidential Mode lets you set expirations and require recipients to verify by text. You can also remove options to forward, copy, download, and print.
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Stay connected and get organized
Start a Chat, jump into a video call with Meet, or collaborate in a Doc, all right from Gmail.
Get more done faster
Write emails and messages faster with features like Smart Compose to spend more time doing what you love.
Never forget to reply
Gentle nudges help you stay on top of everything.
Works with other tools
Gmail works great with desktop clients like Microsoft Outlook, Apple Mail and Mozilla Thunderbird, including contact and event sync.
Stay productive, even offline
Gmail offline lets you read, reply, delete, and search your Gmail messages when you’re not connected to the internet.
Experience Gmail on any device
Enjoy the ease and simplicity of Gmail, wherever you are.
Gmail is now part of Google Workspace
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Google Workspace is a set of productivity and collaboration tools that helps individuals, teams, and businesses stay on top of everything. It is a flexible, innovative solution that includes all your favorite apps like Gmail, Calendar, Drive, Docs, Meet, and more.
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How does Gmail keep my email communications secure and private?
Gmail has always had strong security as a foundation. We work hard to protect you from spam, phishing, and malware, before they reach your inbox. Our AI-enhanced spam-filtering capabilities block nearly 10 million spam emails every minute.
Do you use my email for ads?
No. While you may see ads in your free Gmail account, your emails are private. Google does not scan or process Gmail content for advertising purposes.
How can I keep my emails even more safe and secure?
While Gmail’s features are secure enough for most users, some accounts may require additional layers of safety. Google's Advanced Protection Program safeguards users with high visibility and sensitive information, who are at risk of targeted online attacks.
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What if I want to use Gmail for work or my business?
Gmail is part of Google Workspace where you can choose from different plans. In addition to what you love about Gmail, you get a custom email address (@yourcompany.com), unlimited group email addresses, 99.9% guaranteed uptime, twice the storage of personal Gmail, zero ads, 24/7 support, Google Workspace Sync for Microsoft Outlook, and more.
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