The ever growing and advancing technology is evolving every now and then and is introducing many new techniques for the consuming public.
Communication most especially have taken a different form and the use of gadgets and the internet is already more of a convenience than anything else now. Sending mails now, no matter where you are in the world, will work in seconds because of the existence of electronic mail or email is done through the internet.
However, you cannot expect everyone to be efficient and knowledgeable in the navigation of the email platform, especially if you are not used to utilizing it. You may have perhaps created an email address and have signed up for Gmail but you just do not know how to navigate through the stuff that you see.
Howbeit, when you are not used to the platform indeed you will have a challenge only in the first phase as to the navigation and basic functions of the platform. It is basically self-explanatory when you just be patient in navigating the features of Gmail and get yourself more familiar with how each function.
In general, you can be familiar with all the functions of the features of your Gmail account if you give it a test run and discover what this and that is for. The basic thing like adding the email address of your friend is like adding a contact on your mobile phone, inbox for messages, sent box for messages sent and many more that you can relate with the functions of your phone. You can also customize your labels like for your inbox by creating folders for your type of emails. You can also try to try clicking on what the trash can is for, the arrow sign, the clip icon, and you will soon understand what they all stand for.
Technically, the use of Gmail is not that complicated as long as you have the patience to really navigate and feed your curiosity by exploring. Personal experience can teach you more and will be a more rewarding experience more than anything else, and once you are able to go through it you will be more proud that you learned it yourself the good way.
You are already part of the new generation world where all communications are done electronically, and being able to confidently navigate and manage your Gmail account accordingly and learning more each day will give you the confidence that you are not left out.