As one of the most common virtual tools, email has allowed companies to communicate one on one and in groups without setting up an actual meeting. While technology continues to change, the features and abilities of email platforms have improved.
With twice the amount of storage as a personal Gmail account and no ads, there’s no limit for communication on Gmail. The Chat and Meet features are integrated within the platform as well for easy scheduling and instant communication.
Features: Google integrated, Custom email address, twice the storage of personal account
Outlook gives your team the professionalism they need in an email with a custom domain name and security against malware and spam. The platform also makes team collaboration a breeze with other Microsoft 365 applications being integrated into the email.
Features: Microsoft Integrated, Security from malware and spam, 50GB mailbox
As the most frequently used alternative to Outlook, Thunderbird provides some of the same features as other email platforms but is completely free. Add-ons like scheduling are also available on the platform for increased productivity.
Features: Free, Scheduling add-on, Large file management
Similar to Thunderbird, Seamonkey shares a similar user look and doesn’t require a subscription. The email platform contains key features such as instant chat, read receipts, and junk mail detection.
Features: Free, Instant chat, Junk mail detection
Spike is the future of email. The unique platform is a blend of email and messaging so that communication is in real-time and more conversational. Additional features include to-do lists, calendars, and live collaboration.
Features: Instant chat, To-do lists, Calendars