My personal inbox was a junkyard of doom for a very, very long time. Over several years, I had somehow opted into email notifications from places I’m not even sure I’d heard of. Reaching 300+ marketing emails in any given week was not unusual and, as a result, the account had almost become useless.
Of course, you’re slightly tied to email accounts. Passwords for endless online accounts makes switching your email address no mean feat.
So last week, I tackled them. It was time to play unsubscribe. Here are some of my personal highlights and lowlights from that invigorating 30 minutes.