The feature will let users manage their accounts seamlessly by syncing their activities like moving mails across folders, deleting e-mails etc to Gmail accounts. Yahoo will also let users to compose and send mails through either of the accounts. The multiple mailbox management feature is available for Yahoo Mail iOS and Android apps.
Yahoo users can sign in to their Gmail accounts through Yahoo account key, without the need to put in a separate password. The feature also gives users an option to add photos, videos and GIFs to mails with a ‘+’ button.
“All the features you need and love in Yahoo Mail – powerful search, smart contacts, rich compose features and Yahoo Account Key for password-free sign-in – are now available with Gmail. You can now search across your entire history of emails, from day one, for all connected mailboxes,” said Shiv Shankar, senior product manager at Yahoo.
The new Yahoo Mail also brings with it a smarter search, which will only display relevant messages; and a smart contacts manager that makes suggestions based on users mailing habits. The new feature displays contact cards with e-mail addresses, phone numbers, social media information, etc.