How to Permanently Stop Spam Emails? [Updated]

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There has powerful filtering option in most popular email such as Gmail and Yahoo, which ensure that you will never receive any malicious or phishing email. In this post, we will give you some important tips on how to permanently stop spam emails.

How to permanently stop spam emails?

If you continuously receive unsolicited email from a specific email address, then you should mark it as Spam. Here are the some special tips and step on how to permanently stop spam emails.

Report Spam on Gmail  

Reporting spam and unsubscribe in Gmail Mail is very easy job. There are few steps to Report Spam a sender email address on Gmail, which are as follows:

Step 1: Open the Email Message

Click and open the message, which you want to Report Spam and unsubscribe. When the message will opened you can see the three dotted icon in the top right side. 

How to permanently stop spam emails

Step 2: Click on the Dotted Icon

After then, click on the three dotted icon and you can see the different option and “Report Spam” is one of them.

Click three dotted icon to stop spam emails

Step 3: Report Spam Email Address

Finally, click on the Report Spam. And you may see the following pop-up windows to confirm Report Spam and Unsubscribe. This email message will marked as spam.

Click Report Spam to stop spam emails

Report Spam on Yahoo  

There are also few steps to Report Spam a sender email address on Yahoo Mail, which are as follows:

Step 1: Open the Message

Login into your Yahoo Mail and open the Inbox message, which you want to Report Spam. When the message will open you can see the some icon such as Archive, Move, Delete and Spam in the top middle position.

How to permanently stop spam emails

Step 2: Mark as Spam

Go to Spam icon and mouse over on the icon, then you can see the pop-up a message “Mark as SPAM”. This pop-up message indicates this email (which you want Report Spam) will marked as spam email.

Mark as Spam to protect from Spam Email

Step 3: Report Spam Email Address

Finally, click on the Spam icon. This email message will go to your Spam folder.

Don’t respond to spam email

Suppose, you have received a message and if you make out the email is spam then don’t open it. By the by, if you open the email then close it immediately and don’t click the URL link or response the email.

If you response the email then you will redirected to another vulnerable website to steal your sensitive information.

In that case, you should mark it as Spam.

Don’t Share your Email Address

If spammers know your email address, then they will harass you by sending large number of email. And if you response on that mail then they may hacked your sensitive information.

 So, to stop spam emails, you should never share your email address with people (known/Unknown) and organizations and don’t publish your email address on the website.

Use a Disposable Email Address

It is very common case, that we are using our primary or main email address in everywhere. For example, you need to enter your email address for online shopping, travelling or to sign up for website applications.

In that case, it is better to use disposable email address to protect from spam emails. So, you should use your primary or main email address only for personal and secret reasons.

Finally, we have shown the required tips and steps on how to stop spam email for Gmail and Yahoo. You need to follow the above all tips and steps to protect from spam email.

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