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Updated: 2011-04-24T16:39:08.824-05:00

 



Aside from the dragging and dropping, I'm not sure...

2007-10-09T16:22:00.000-05:00

Aside from the dragging and dropping, I'm not sure what the substantive difference is between (the way you want to use) folders and (how you can use) labels.

You can't drag and drop in Gmail, but you can select a label from a drop-down list to apply it to a given email. Seems just as easy to me. And you don't have to perform a search to find all emails with a certain label. You can



Labels aren't really like folders. For some reason...

2007-10-05T17:42:00.000-05:00

Labels aren't really like folders. For some reason, my brain resists tagging and labeling, but has no issues dragging and dropping. I've never once searched for something by label, because I know that haven't labeled half of the relevant emails. Labels are useless to me. Why can't I have folders (which are visual) AND search?



It's sad to see someone leave the fold. Labels + s...

2007-10-05T16:31:00.000-05:00

It's sad to see someone leave the fold. Labels + search > folders.

Thunderbird is good if you can't leave the ol' skool desktop model email client.



What about GMail's labels? They're like folders, b...

2007-10-05T16:13:00.000-05:00

What about GMail's labels? They're like folders, but better.