Should I choose POP or IMAP?

Choose POP if…

  • you want to access your mail from only one single device
  • you need constant access to your existing emails, regardless of internet availability
  • your hosting plans disk space allowance is limited

Choose IMAP if…

  • you want to access your email from multiple devices
  • you have a reliable and constant internet connection
  • your local device/computer storage is limited
  • you are worried about backing up
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