In: personalization19 Mar 2010
From field is and information which receivers of your emails can see about you. You may be different named on their contact lists according to your whim. It can be your name or surname, nickname, yours company’s name, only email address and whatever you want – name of an animal, initials and so on. It depends on you what you will set up in email boxes’ settings and how formal you want to be. You can set up as many from field as you want and it may differ according to the proper contacts. For example for friends it may be your nick name, for employees or employer something more official so maybe surname. So your from field can be formal and informal depending on your relationships with people with whom you are staying in online contact with the mediation of email box. That setting is available in almost all email boxes because it is a quite important option especially when its user works in business and need to stay in touch with clients and be reliable for them but on the other hand exchanges information with family members and do not want to be too official towards them.