Email, Messaging, & Video Calls Email How to Get a Free Yandex.Mail Account An alternative to Gmail and Outlook Share Pin Email Print Parker Byrd / Unsplash Email Yahoo! Mail Gmail By Heinz Tschabitscher Writer A former freelance contributor who has reviewed hundreds of email programs and services since 1997. our editorial process Heinz Tschabitscher Updated November 18, 2019 41 41 people found this article helpful Creating a Yandex.Mail account with a new email address and plenty of online storage is easy and free. You get a fresh email address, plenty of storage, a rich web interface, and IMAP as well as POP access. How to Create Yandex Accounts To set up a new Yandex.Mail account and email address: Open the Yandex.Mail page. Select Create an Account. The Registration page opens. In the First name text box, enter your first name. In the Surname text box, enter your last name. In the Enter a login text box, enter the user name you want to use. This will be the first part of the email address, which will be followed by @yandex.com. Yandex suggests several logins for you. Choose one of the suggestions or try your own to see if it is available. In the Enter a password text box, type the password you want to use for your Yandex.Mail account. In the Confirm password text box, enter the password again. A strong email password is long, easy to remember for you, and hard to guess for anybody else. In the Mobile phone number text box, enter a phone number where you can receive SMS text messages. Entering your mobile number is optional. If you don't want to enter your number, select I don't have a mobile phone number. Then, select a question and enter the answer to the security question. You'll use this question and answer to regain access to your account if you forget the password. Select Send Code. Enter the code you receive by SMS and select Register. Select Accept. Wait while Yandex logs you in to your new email account. In the Never Miss a Message window, select Turn on Notifications to turn on browser notifications when you are not in your Yandex.Mail account. You can access your Yandex.Mail account online using a web browser. However, there are other ways to receive, read, and reply to email messages with your Yandex account: Set up Yandex.Mail in iOS Mail.Use the Yandex.Mail POP3 settings to access your account in email clients such as Outlook.Use IMAP to access Yandex in an email client.