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If you haven’t already signed up, you can do so here or on the subscribe form on this page. If you have signed up, you should make sure the emails arrive in your inbox and not your Spam or Junk folder. To do so, follow the instructions below on how to add my email address to your contacts below.

How to add my email address to your contacts

Look under the email service provider you use to see how.

AOL 8.0+

  • Step 1 Open an email from me
  • Step 2 Click Add Address icon
  • Step 3 Verify the sender’s contact information

AOL Webmail

  • Step 1 Click on the Addresses tab in the upper right corner of the Mailbox window
  • Step 2 Click on the New drop-down menu and select New Contact.
  • Step 3 Type the email address of the new contact in the Screen Name field and click the Save button.

Earthlink

  • Step 1 Open an email from eric@thembaisdead.com
  • Step 2 Click Add Sender
  • Step 3 Verify that our contact information is correct
  • Step 4 Click “Yes”

Entourage

  • Step 1 Open an email from eric@thembaisdead.com
  • Step 2 Right-click the sender’s email address
  • Step 3 Select Add to Address Book in the short-cut menu
  • Step 4 Verify the sender’s contact details

Gmail

  • Click the Show search options downward-pointing triangle in your Gmail’s main search field
  • Type eric@thembaisdead.com in the From field
  • Click the link “Create filter with this search”
  • Check the option “Never send it to Spam”
  • Click Create filter

Juno

  • Step 1 From the mail screen, click on the Address Book tab
  • Step 2 Insert the email address you would like to add
  • Step 3 Click Quick Add

Mac Mail

  • Step 1 Open an email from eric@thembaisdead.com
  • Step 2 Right-click the sender’s email address
  • Step 3 Click Add to contacts in the short-cut menu
  • Step 4 Click Save and Close


Microsoft Outlook Express 6+

  • Step 1 Open an email from eric@thembaisdead.com
  • Step 2 Left-click the sender icon, or right click the sender’s name
  • Step 3 Click Add to contact
  • Step 4 Click Save and close


Microsoft Outlook 2003

  • Step 1 Open an email from eric@thembaisdead.com
  • Step 2 Select Actions on the toolbar
  • Step 3 Select Junk Email from the drop-down menu
  • Step 4 Select Add sender to Safe Senders List
  • Step 5 Verify that our contact information is correct and click Ok

Microsoft Outlook 2007

  • Step 1 Open an email from eric@thembaisdead.com
  • Step 2 Click Options on the Tools menu
  • Step 3 On the Preferences tab, under Email, click Junk E-mail
  • Step 4 Select Safe Senders or Safe Recipients tab and click add
  • Step 5 Enter the email address of the contact and click Ok

Mozilla Thunderbird

  • Step 1 Click the Address book button
  • Step 2 Make sure the Personal Address Book is highlighted
  • Step 3 Click the New Card button
  • Step 4 Under the Contact tab, copy and paste our address and click ok

MSN Hotmail (Classic)

  • Step 1 Open an email from eric@thembaisdead.com
  • Step 2 Click Save Address in the menu bar
  • Step 3 Verify that our contact information is correct
  • Step 3 Click OK on the next screen

Window Live Hotmail
Adding to the Address Book doesn’t automatically add you to the Safe Sender list; you must mark the sender as Safe.

  • Step 1 Open an email from eric@thembaisdead.com
  • Step 2 Click on the Mark as Safe link

Yahoo! Mail

  • Step 1 Open an email from eric@thembaisdead.com
  • Step 2 Select the Add to Address Book link.
  • Step 3 Enter the email address of the contact and click on Save Contact.

Thanks for making the effort! See you soon in your inbox 🙂

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