It also became clear that email organization tips are abundant and generally varied—some better for beginners, and others perfect for experts whose appetites for organization aren’t easily satiated. So I’ve divided this email organization guide into five sections: beginner steps that make a big difference, inbox organization fundamentals, general maintenance, next-level hacks, and emotional support. If you’re a novice, start from the top. If you’re more advanced, scroll to the section that best suits your needs.