Email Tools


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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Boomerang might not be quite as revolutionary as a Double Rainbow, but we like to think that our customers react something like Yosemitebear when he first witnessed that Double Rainbow.  Okay, maybe we’re being a bit optimistic…   If you don’t have it already, download Boomerang for Gmail to get the ‘Send Later’ button now!  You may experience your very own ‘Double Rainbow’ moment. You...

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Gmail was built by Google, king of the web search, so it’s no surprise that the developers integrated some smart searching functionality.  For those of you who aren’t familiar with them already, there are a few tricks that can save you time looking through your inbox—and arthritis from so much scrolling.  Even if you already keep organized labels, these tips can help you get there faster and skip the search within...

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