9 tips and tricks to get the most out of your iPhone's email app
Managing your email can be a daunting task, especially if you're constantly sending messages from your phone.
Luckily, there are a few features in iOS that make it easy to save drafts, type emails faster, and see your newest emails on your lock screen right away.
Here are a few pointers that can help you get the most out of the Mail app on your iPhone.Advertisement
(Note: These tips work on iPhones running iOS 8, Apple's latest iPhone software version).
You can minimize email drafts and save them for later.
Use gesture shortcuts, such as swiping to the right on any email to mark it as read.Advertisement
If you swipe to the left on any email, you'll get another menu of choices.
Access a bunch of other options by tapping the "More" button.Advertisement
If you swipe all the way to the left on an email, you can automatically archive it.
Use a third-party keyboard app to type emails faster.Advertisement
Turn on "Handoff" so that you can start an email on your iPhone and finish it on your Mac
Use the Spotlight Search bar to quickly find important messages.Advertisement
If you want to see emails right away, make sure they appear on your iPhone's lock screen.
BONUS: When iOS 9 comes out in the fall, you can tell Siri to remind you to finish an email you’ve started.Advertisement