A tutorial on how to remove Gmail inbox tabs, revert to Gmail's old inbox look and utilize priority inbox in Gmail.

This Gmail video tutorial on removing tabs from your inbox in Gmail and reverting to the old “look” is part 8 of a multipart Gmail tutorial series for 2013 from AnsonAlex.com that covers all aspects of using Gmail in 2013.

If you haven’t already, you may want to check out:

Gmail Tutorial Part 1: Introduction User Interface Walkthrough

Gmail Tutorial Part 2: Composing, Sending and Receiving Emails in Gmail [Video]

Gmail Tutorial Part 3: Email Organization and Management

Gmail Tutorial Part 4: Creating Automatic Email Filters

Gmail Tutorial Part 5: Configuring Gmail Settings

Gmail Tutorial Part 6: Gmail Labs Overview

Gmail Tutorial Part 7: New Gmail Compose Experience

Gmail Tutorial Part 9: Contact Management in Gmail

All Gmail 2013 tutorial videos on one page: Gmail Video Tutorial Series 2013

See Also: Google Drive Video Tutorial Series 2013

This video provides an overview of how to get rid of the social and promotion tabs on the new Gmail inbox and revert back to Gmail’s old inbox look.

This video also go into some detail on using priority inbox and setting up a customized Gmail inbox.

The following topics are covered in part 8 of the Gmail video tutorial series:

  1. How to display and hide tabs in Gmail.
  2. How to hide all tabs and revert back to the old look in Gmail.
  3. How to access Gmail’s custom inbox settings.
  4. Tips for using priority inbox in Gmail to customize your inbox to your needs.

As more parts of the 2013 Gmail Video Series are produced, they will be linked to from this page.

This video series is a follow-up to my 2012 Gmail Video Series due to user interface and feature updates implemented by Google since 2012.

As always, if you find this video helpful, I would really appreciate a thumbs up and you may also want to think about subscribing to my YouTube channel.

Anson Alexander

Anson Alexander is a blogger, author, SEO expert, teacher, and tech geek. As the founder of AnsonAlex.com, Anson works full time writing, editing, and producing content for his site and providing technical and business services to clients. He has a BS in international business and information systems from the University of Tampa. In his free time, Anson plays video games, enjoys nature, spends time at the beach, and loves to travel.

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