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Electronic Mail

Electronic mail (also called email or e-mail) is the transmission of messages over communications networks. Most email systems include an editor for composing messages and then you send the message by specifying the recipient's email address. Although different email systems use different formats, there are standards that make it possible for users on all systems to exchange messages.

From understanding how email works and avoiding spam to managing your email marketing campaigns, our electronic mail dictionary offers a glossary of important terms you need to know.

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