Email Tools


We all have muttered something along those lines (usually with a $@*! thrown in) while searching for a particular message in our inboxes. Sometimes finding an email you need is like finding the matches. You see that box of matches all the time around the house when you don’t need it, but when the electricity goes out, it’s nowhere to be found. Emails have a way of doing the same. When you don’t need a message, you...

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A few weeks ago, we released a shiny new version of The Email Game.  But of all the new bells and whistles, we’re particularly proud of the Google Calendar integration and smart scheduling system.  It turns meeting scheduling into a 1 or 2 click affair—and you never need to leave your email.  It also makes rescheduling a breeze, allowing you to quickly propose alternate times. To show you all how it works, we put together...

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If you haven’t already heard, in addition to Boomerang, we make a game to help you power through a full inbox like never before. What is this magical game you ask? It’s called The Email Game, of course, and the core idea is to process your email quickly, in batches, without distractions. We released the first version a few months back, and today we’re excited to release a major update. What’s new? Almost...

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A Love Story [Video]

A Love Story [Video]


Posted By on Oct 18, 2011

Boomerang for Gmail was originally built for many reasons, matchmaking not among them.  But over the past year our customers have come up with all kinds of ways to use Boomerang that we never intended, including scheduling dates and following up on the ones that go well. We think that’s awesome and we made the following video in tribute to all of the Boomerang’ing lovebirds out there: We hope that Joe and Sarah live...

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Email is a part of life—and in some ways, a great part.  If nothing else it saves a ton of paper.  Can you imagine if we printed everything out?  Email certainly saves a few trees… The problem, though, is now there is simply too much of it to handle the way we used to.  I personally receive at least 100 messages every day and that’s not even considered a heavy load.  But even with great filters to sort and file,...

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Facebook provides a personalized upload email addresses for you to post statuses, pictures, and videos.  To post something immediately, all you have to do is attach the photo or video, include the caption or status update in the subject line, and send the email to your personalized address.  So to schedule the post for a specific time, all you need to do is schedule the email to arrive at that time with Boomerang.  That’s it!...

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