Email underpins every part of a business today—whether you’re talking to prospective customers, confirming quotes from suppliers, or coordinating arrangements with colleagues. If you're in business, you need to present a professional and consistent image to everyone you contact regularly and you also need the right email tools to keep track of your inbox.
Starting up? Use Windows Live Hotmail
So what are your email options? First, there’s Windows Live Hotmail of course, which is free and comes with smart tools to help you save time and get more done. Cut through inbox clutter, filter junk automatically, and work with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files right from your email for free—even if you don't have Office installed on your PC.
Want to keep it simple? A hosted solution frees you from IT management
Microsoft Office 365 for small businesses offers an easy-to-use set of web-enabled tools for small businesses, independent consultants, and professionals looking for business-class productivity services, including easy-to-use anywhere-access to email, important documents, contacts, and calendars on almost any device.
Need a more professional solution? Use Outlook
Every modern business needs a professional email solution. With Outlook, you can stay connected with everyone easily from your PC, tablet, or Windows phone. Outlook organizes your emails, calendars, contacts, tasks, and to-do lists, which you can then access on all your work devices.