Sign up for Dropbox and backup your files online
Dropbox is a well known and widely used online data storage facility and file hosting service. It is very accessible, as signing up with the service will mean that you can upload and access your files not just from the website itself but from downloadable smartphone and desktop apps as well. Pictures, audio, video, whatever you’re looking to store and however much, dropbox is the best solution for all your file hosting needs. Want to know the best part? You get 2 GB absolutely FREE! Just for signing up!
Sold? Want in? Signing up is simple! All it takes is three easy steps.
Step One: Go to Dropbox.com
Open up the dropbox website! The url is www.dropbox.com, and, once open, it’ll look something like this:
As you can see in the picture, you can use the buttons on this page to download the dropbox app, sign in if you already have an account, or sign up for an account if you dont. All you need to do is click on the blue sign up button. It’s that simple, even though this step was a two parter!
Step Two: Enter your details
Once you click on the sign up button, a sign up form should appear on your screen. It’ll look something like this:
Just put in your first name, last name, an email address and a password and you’re good to go! Just make sure that the email address you use is valid. Also, keep your password simple and easy to remember but make it something that other people would have a hard time guessing. Something like an in joke or a childhood nickname, something only you would know.
Step Three: Start using Dropbox
Enjoy your dropbox account! Once you enter all the correct information into the respective fields on the signup form, you will be taken straight to your very own, brand new dropbox home page! It’ll look something like this:
And that is all there is to it! Click on the “getting started” file, and it’ll tell you all you need to know about how to use your brand new dropbox account. Happy filesharing!