We will discuss navigation of the Gmail User Interface (UI) as well as the basics of email composition and inbox management. We will also discuss the general flow of email communication, from creating and formatting a good message to the different ways in which we can respond to a message. Finally, we will review the topic of integration in the G Suite and examine how Gmail connects to additional applications including Google Contacts, Tasks, Calendar, and Keep.
What am I going to get from this course?
- Understand the basics of email communication and why we use email vs IM or phone
- Understand Gmail as an email platform and how it connects to other G Suite apps (Calendar, Keep, Tasks)
- Learn how to write a good email
- Explore the Gmail UI and understand inbox management
- Comprehend general flow of email communication from beginning to send
- Learn how to create and alter an email message
- Learn how to attach files to messages
- Understand how to organize your email inbox
Prerequisites and Target Audience
What will students need to know or do before starting this course?
General knowledge of computers and the internet.
Who should take this course? Who should not?
Students wishing to learn to navigate the email platform.
Module 2: Introduction to Gmail
How to Build a Great Message
A Brief Tour of Gmail
Module 3: Creating, Formatting, and Sending Emails
Creating a Message
Formatting a Message
Responding to a Message
Attaching Files to a Message
Overview of Email Proofreading
Module 4: Organizing your Mail
Marking a Message
Using Labels in Gmail
Categories and Labels in Gmail
Filtering a Message
Archiving and Snoozing an Email
Module 5: Managing Contacts for Gmail
Accessing and Creating Contacts
Sorting and Merging Contacts
Deleting Contacts and Contact Labels
Importing and Exporting Contacts
Module 6: Gmail Integration Tasks, Calendar, and Keep
What is Integration?
Integrating Google Tasks
Integrating Google Calendar
Integrating Google Keep
Module 7: General and Advanced Setting in Gmail
Using Settings: Configuring the Inbox
Using Settings: General
Using Settings: Labels
Using Settings: Inbox
Using Settings: Accounts
Using Settings: Filters and Blocked Addresses
Using Setting: Forwarding and POP/IMAP
Using Settings: Add-Ons
Using Settings: Chat, Offline, and Themes
Using Settings: Advanced
Advanced Settings: Multiple Inboxes and Custom Keyboard Shortcuts
Module 9: Final Assessment Quiz - Gmail: A Complete Guide, Beginners
Final Assessment Quiz - Gmail: A Complete Guide, Beginners