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Hi friends,

I have my email account with a user name sri1025 which I don't really like it. I wanted to have srikanths@g.c (Gmail.com) but I was too late for Gmail to get that ID. My official name is Srikanth Srinivasaraghavan and I must be crazy to choose srikanthsrinivasaraghavan@g.c even though it is still available (Hey, don't take that now to screw me).

I want to choose a new E-Mail ID which must be:
  • Short (max of 10 or 12 chars)
  • No underscores
  • No numbers
  • Readable
  • Can be crazy yet formal (I don't want to have crazysrikanth though )
  • Cool or Hot yet not vulgar


  • Can you guys suggest me? Thanks a lot!

    Srikanth (sri1025@javaranch or am I?)
     
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    Originally posted by dhwani mathur:



    Good night!
     
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    srikanthsr@g.c
    srikanthsrv@g.c


     
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    or may be

    ssragvan@g.c
     
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    srisriraghavan@gmail.com should be fine...
     
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    fellFromUranus@gmail.com
     
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    How about a nickname or some word play with the phonemes in your name. Something that comes to mind:
    Ragtime@g.c.

    When I was in Korea way back in my military days, I got the nickname Slatmandoo because I used to hit the mandoo stands on the side of the road. For those not in the know, mandoo is kind of like Chinese wanton or a stuffed dumpling. It was especially good in the freezing days of February when you could warm up for a few minutes next to the fryer.

    Aloha,
    Doug

    -- Nothing is impossible if I'mPossible
     
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    SRIx2.RagHavan@g.c.

    SRIx2.RagHeathen@g.c.

    SRIx2.RagHeaven@g.c
     
    Srikanth Raghavan
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    Hi everyone,

    Thanks so much for the suggestions. But this is what I did, I own a domain called srikanths.net, I am using it with Google Apps. And I also have a new account called srikanths@<mydomain.net>

    I am migrating my e-mails from my current e-mail address to this new one. I read that it may take a while for Gmail to fetch everything from my old account. Once I am done with it, I will be switching to this account.

    I also learned that I can search my own messages from my previous Gmail account in the current Gmail account like "from:me" and "to:me".

    More here:

    Tips on Migrating
    Gmail Help Page

    A happy Srikanth
     
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