Is my e-mail address okay? - page 2
I am worried that my e-mail address isn't acceptable. It is the following: ++ @ There are no periods or underscores anywhere. I am worried about the two numbers that appear after the letters. Are numbers okay? I... Read More
1Sep 1, '12 by Meriwhen, ASN, BSN, RN Senior ModeratorQuote from MiikiTry registering "miikismith" w/o the period as a Gmail name. It won't be available.I've held an "firstname.lastname@example.org" address for a long time. An email sent to 'email@example.com' will not reach my inbox.
Gmail does ignore the period...I get tons of spam on one of my user accounts because of that. Not sure if other e-mail services do the same though.
1Sep 3, '12 by JoryNumbers that are included in an email address are not what HR is talking about when you hear about "unprofessional email addresses". I use two email address, one for professional/business purposes and one for when I need to register for shipping websites, etc. I don't have RN in my name at all because I don't want everyone to know I'm an RN, especially when I'm responding to sales on Craig's List, etc.
Example of professional:
Example of Unprofessional:
firstname.lastname@example.orgLast edit by traumaRUs on Oct 18, '12 : Reason: quoted deleteed post