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    17 Life-Changing Ways To Up Your Gmail Game

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    1. Unsubscriber for Gmail (free, iOS) is the quickest way to unsubscribe from newsletters and mailing lists.

    The app will scan your Gmail account for any email lists you may be signed up for. All you need to do is swipe left to unsubscribe and swipe right to stay subscribed. It's a super-quick and easy way to clean up your inbox!

    If you don't have an iPhone, scroll down to "Websites and Skins" for a browser-friendly unsubscriber!

    2. The best mobile app for Gmail is Outlook (free, iOS and Android).

    No, it's not the Gmail app – it's Outlook, which has a slick new interface thanks to Microsoft's acquisition of Acompli.

    With one swipe, you can archive, delete, or schedule an email to show up at a later time. With one tap, you can add an attachment from Dropbox, Google Drive, or OneDrive. Outlook's killer feature, however, is that you can view your Google Calendar and Google Drive (or OneDrive or Box) files without ever leaving the app.

    3. Mailburn (free, iOS) turns your Gmail threads into chats.

    4. Mailpilot ($20, Mac) is a beautiful desktop Gmail client that treats emails like tasks.

    5. Gmail Offline (free) allows you to read, respond to, search, and archive mail without internet.

    6. Gmail Mail Checker displays your number of unread messages.

    7. With Boomerang, you can schedule emails to be sent at a later time.

    8. Ugly Email checks if your email is being tracked.

    9. Send self-destructing email with Snapmail.

    10. The Gmail Menu extension for Safari gives you a shortcut for emailing links.

    If you email links often, consider getting this Safari extension, which adds a "Gmail" shortcut to the right-click (or control + click) menu on Mac. You can select "Gmail" on any page to open a new tab or window with an email already composed. The subject is the page title and the body is the URL.

    11. Insert GIFs without ever leaving your email with Giphy for Gmail.

    12. Human experts at eAngel can correct spelling and grammar in different languages.

    13. is a free website that can combine all of your subscriptions into one email.

    14. Use Slick Deals Price Tracker's email alerts in conjunction with a special Gmail label to easily keep tabs on price drops.

    15. Organize all of your email into lists with Sortd.

    16. You'll finally be able to find your dream apartment or [insert thing here] with this Craiglist email hack.

    17. Back up all of your Gmail data with Google Takeout.

    Bonus extra! Sign up for Inbox by Gmail, which is a special version of Gmail that's now open to everyone.

    NOW you're ready to take back control of your inbox. 👊📩