Managing multiple accounts
Many devices now support multiple online accounts. This means that you’re in control of which account you use, and when. You can toggle between your Google accounts both easily and quickly, on desktop and on mobile. For example, you can add a secondary Google account when you’re signed in on your main account and switch back and forth between them. And on newer Google tablets with multi-user modes like the Nexus 7, it is simple for multiple accounts to be associated with one device. This makes it easy for different people in your family to check their email or access their apps without having to sign in and out. Once you have set up a primary account, you can easily add accounts in the device settings.
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Make your Google Account even more secure
You can add an extra layer of security to your Google Account by enabling 2-step verification. If you have 2-step verification turned on, Google will send a passcode to your mobile phone when someone tries to sign in to your account from an unfamiliar computer. This means that if someone steals or guesses your password, the potential attacker still can’t sign in to your account because they don’t have your phone. Now you can protect yourself with something that you know (your password) and something that you have (your phone).
Browse the web in private
You can use Incognito Mode in the Chrome browser on your computer, tablet or phone to browse the web privately. In Incognito Mode, the pages that you visit and files that you download aren’t recorded in Chrome’s browsing or download history.
Your Google Account, your way
On your Account settings page, you can see services and information associated with your Google Account and change your security and privacy settings.
Get an alert if your name appears on the web
Me on the Web can help you understand and manage what people see when they search for you on Google. It helps you set up Google Alerts so that you can monitor if information about you appears online, and it automatically suggests some search terms that you may want to keep an eye on.
Manage the data stored in your Google Account
Google Dashboard shows you what's stored in your Google Account and provides an overview of some of your recent account activity. From one central location, you can easily view your data and activity and access your settings for services such as Blogger, Calendar, Docs, Google+ and more.