Sign up for a Yahoo account

You're just steps away from using Yahoo Mail, , Yahoo Answers, and more when you sign up for a Yahoo account. You can create your account username with an email address from any email provider; you'll just need to provide a password, date of birth, and a mobile number.

Sign up for a Yahoo account on a desktop computer

  1. Go to the Sign up page.
  2. Enter your info into the required fields.
    - Create a Yahoo email or click "I'd rather use my own email address" to use an email from any provider.
  3. To verify your mobile number, click Text me a code (or Call me with a code).
    - You'll receive an Account Key code to your mobile device.
  4. Enter the Account Key in the "Code" box, and click Submit code.

Sign up for a Yahoo account on a smartphone or tablet

  1. Go to the mobile Sign up page (edit.yahoo.com/registration).
  2. Enter your info into the required fields.
    - Create a Yahoo email or click "I'd rather use my own email address" to use an email from any provider.
  3. Tap Continue.
  4. Tap Text me a code.
    - You'll receive an Account Key code on your mobile device.
  5. Enter the Account Key in the "Code" box, and tap Verify.
  6. Tap Let's get started

Sign up for a Yahoo account on a feature phone

  1. Using your mobile browser, go to https://my.m.yahoo.com/.
  2. Tap the Menu icon Image of the side menu icon..
  3. Tap Sign in.
  4. Tap Create Account.
  5. Enter in the requested info and tap Create account.
  6. Make sure the mobile number shown can receive text messages, then tap Send SMS.
    - You'll receive an SMS message containing an Account Key code to your feature phone.
  7. Enter the code and tap Submit code.
  8. Tap Get started.

  To sign in - go to the Yahoo Sign in page, enter your Yahoo ID (everything before the "@" symbol) or your email address, then click Next. Enter your password or Account Key then click Sign in to access your favorite Yahoo services.