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Top 100 Educational Uses of Gmail
Gmail - Educational Uses
Gmail is free a Google account offering number of unique and exciting tools and applications. It is a great educational tool for students from lower classes to higher education. The most important Google applications that are associated with a Gmail account and can be used for education are Gmail, Google Web Search, YouTube, Blogger, Orkut, Google Earth, Blog Search, Google Maps, Picasa, G Talk, Google Docs, Google Books, Google Play, Google+, Google Translate, Google Scholar, Google Alerts, Google Images, Google Analytics, Google News, Google Calender, Google Chrome, Google Trends, Panoramio, and Google products on Mobile
The Gmail and other free Google tools have become necessary and unavoidable in the field of education. The TOP 100 EDUCATIONAL USES OF GMAIL lists most important Google educational applications available to a free Gmail account holder.
Educational Uses of Gmail
To send / receive educational documents/ reports
To send / receive educational photos / pictures
To send / receive educational audio / mp3
To send / receive educational videos
To use as a personal ID
To save drafts / documents / images / pictures etc.
To store data online
As a log in ID in a number educational websites
As a free file format converter
As an Audio / MP3 Player
To download lectures of renowned teachers and researchers
To share seminar papers / project reports
To get feedback from tutors and guides
To share study materials
Educational Uses of YouTube
16. To watch educational videos
17. To share educational videos
18. To download educational videos
19. To publish own educational videos
20. To get response / feed back about uploaded educational videos
21. To participate in social service by uploading informative / educational / empowering videos
Educational Uses of Blogger / Blogspot.com
22. To create own educational websites
23. To publish free content for students and public
24. To use free time creatively
25. To publish literary articles
26. To share Text / image / video with friends
27. As a personal window to the world.
28. For social service by giving advice / help tips etc
Educational Uses of Google Earth
29. To view and study areas subjected to widespread disasters / calamities
30. To get directions of street names, cities, and establishments.
31. To study about earth and its physiography
32. To learn about the weather of particular location
33. To learn about earth and its environmental degradation
34. As a hub of knowledge, pertaining the users location.
35.To get information about particular location
Educational Uses of Blog Search
36. To search blogs of different subjects for educational information.
Educational Uses of Google Maps
37. As guide for study tour and field trips
38. As an educational tool
39. To understand directions
40. To learn planning for development of a particular area
41. To locate places
42. For planning educational trips
43. To get a print / copy of maps
44. To create own maps
45.To study geography with maps
46. As a hub of knowledge, pertaining the users location.
Educational Uses of Picasa
47. To keep educational photos online
48. To edit educational photos
49. To share educational photos
Educational Uses of G Talk
50. For voice chat for educational purpose.
51. For video chat educational purpose.
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Educational Uses of Google Drive
52. To create online documents
53. To create online spread sheet
54. To create online presentations
55. To share online documents
56. To share online spread sheet
57. To share online presentations
Educational Uses of Google books
58. To download books in PDF / plain text / EPUB for educational purpose.
59. To take print of a large number of books free educational purpose.
60. To create personal library of educational books and magazines
61. To share personal library with others
62. For the advanced book search and other editions or related books
63. To find out quoted text
64. To save money by using E books
Educational Uses of Google+
65. As a amazing and extremely useful social networking site
66. As a platform for communities and individuals to come together, collaborate, share ideas, and promote various projects.
Educational Uses of Google Translate
67. To view web pages in different languages
68. To Translate documents in different languages
69. To share a document in different languages
70. For a comparative study of languages
71. To learn translation of selected languages
72.To learn about the linguistic features of languages
73.To know the cultural traditions based on language
Educational Uses of Google scholar
74. To search scholarly articles educational needs.
Educational Uses of Google Alerts
75.To know and monitor a important developing news
76. For updated events in industry and commerce
77. For updated news about a celebrity or event
78. To get updated news on sports and other related events
79. To get updated information about education
Educational Uses of Google Images
80. To view images on web
81. To search images for educational use
Educational Uses of Google News
82. To know and monitor a important developing news
83. To update events in industry and commerce
84. To updated news about a celebrity or event
85. To get updated news on sports and other related events
86. To get updated information about education
Educational Uses of Google Calender
87. To schedule programs
88. To organise activities
89. To share schedule of programs and activities
Educational Uses of Google Chrome
90. To web search articles, documents, reviews, information, news,images, videos etc
91. For fast, free web browsing with lightening speed.
Educational Uses of Orkut
92. To contact with old friends, alumni and relatives
93.To do collaborative projects and seminars
94. competitive exam preparation
Educational Uses of Panoramio
95. To upload photos from locations all around the world with the location of it on a Google map
96.To search for photos of a particular area
97. For easy geographical search functions.
Educational Uses of Google products on Mobile
98. As an educational tool to locate places.
99. To send SMS free.
100. To web search articles, documents, reviews, information, news,images, videos etc