Two methods to create a Business Email Address?
Method 1 : Set Up a Free Business Email Account Using Bluehost
This method is easy and available to almost everyone who has a website. It allows you to create a business email address for free. Bluehost provides a free business email and a free WordPress website when you use their hosting service, which costs just $2,95/ month.
Here’s how to set up your free business email account using Bluehost:
Step 1 : Sign up with Bluehost & choose a Domain
First, you need to visit the Bluehost website and click on the green “Get Start Now” button.
This will bring you to a pricing a page where you need to click on the “Select” button below the plan you want to use.
Next, choose a domain for your website. The domain is the second half of your email address: email@example.com. You need to enter your business domain name and click on the “Next” button.
Bluehost will now check to see if a domain name matching your business name is available. If it’s not, then it will show you some suggestions, or you can look for another domain name.
Choosing a good domain name is crucial for your business but don’t spend too much time on that or you will never get past this step. After choosing your domain name, you will need to add your account information and finalize the package info to complete the process.
On this screen, you will see optional extras that you can purchase. We don’t recommend choosing them at this time. If you need them, then you can always all them later from your account.
Lastly, you need to enter your payment information to finish the purchase.
You will receive an email with details on how to login to your web hosting control panel. This is where you manage everything from emails, support, website management , among other things.
Step 2: Creating your free Business Email Address
In your hosting account dashboard, you need to click on the “Email” section and then click on “Email Account”. Next, click on “Add Email Account” tab.
Enter a username and password for your email account and then click on the “Create Account” button.
Bluehost will now create the email account for you and you will see a success message.
Now that you have created your free business email account. The next article, we will learn how to use it to send and receive emails.