How to Create a Mailing List in Yahoo

Two Parts:Creating a New Mailing ListAdding Contacts

Using a mailing list tool in your e-mail is very convenient. It saves time and effort when choosing recipients. Creating a new mailing list is not that hard. You will manage it very easily.

Part 1
Creating a New Mailing List

  1. 1
    Sign in to your Yahoo mail.
  2. 2
    Find a Contacts icon on the left side and click on it.
    Image titled Contacts_icon.png
  3. 3
    Find a little window on the left bottom part called "New List".
  4. 4
    Enter your new mailing list's name, and call it "Work". Enter "Work" into the window.
  5. 5
    Click on it to save. It will add a new line in your lists' titles
    Image titled Work_list_added.png

Part 2
Adding Contacts

  1. 1
    Click on All Contacts on the top. It will display all the contacts you have.
  2. 2
    Find a first contact to be added to "Work". For example, you might have "Annette".
  3. 3
    Click on the name of the folder. It will open a new window.
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    Click on Assign to Lists icon for the pull-down menu.
  5. 5
    Mark the box entitled "Work".
  6. 6
    Find the next contact to be added and click on it.
  7. 7
    Repeat steps 3-6.
  8. 8
    Repeat the process for every new contact for "Work" list.
  9. Image titled Added_contacts_to_Work.png
    Return to your "Work" title and click on it to make sure your contacts are added
    • New contacts should appear in "Work" mailing list


  • If you change your mind and decide to delete the "Work" mailing list follow these steps:
    • Click on "Work" title to open up
    • Click on Actions icon for the pull-down menu
    • Click on "Delete" List" option
    • At the prompt "Are you sure?..." click Delete button.
      Image titled Delete_list.png

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