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Personalizing Your e-Mail Address

A generic e-mail address just won't do if you want to look professional. Here's how to get an address that's uniquely you.

This story appears in the August 2003 issue of Teen Startups.

Do you attend conferences and networking events to promote AOL, Comcast or Earthlink? No--so why dish out business cards flashing an e-mail address provided by your ISP? You don't give clients the AOL phone number, so why should your e-mail address be any different?

You're likely always looking for ways to present a professional image, and a personalized e-mail address is an easy and inexpensive way to do just that. An address like yourname@yourcompany.com just feels right, doesn't it?

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