Quora is one of the most powerful platforms on the internet for sharing knowledge and expertise.

So if you're not already on Quora, you're missing out on a huge opportunity to position yourself as an authority in your industry and connect with a massive audience.

In this blog post, I’ll show you exactly how to create a Quora account and how to set it up the right way to avoid being spammed with endless notifications and emails.

Let’s get started.


How To Open Your Quora Account

  • The first thing you need to do to open a Quora account is head to quora.com.
  • After that, click “Signup with email”. You can also do it with Google or Facebook but for this tutorial, I’ll show you the process with your email.
Image shows you the box you see when you visit quora.com to open a Quora profile
  • The next thing you need to do is type your name and email address. Then click “Next”.
Image shows you the box you see when you click "Signup with email" to open a Quora profile
  • You’ll have to confirm your email by typing the code Quora will send you (check your email).
Image shows you the box that requests the code Quora sends you to open a Quora profile
  • As soon as you confirm your email, you’ll have to choose the password you want to use for Quora.
  • Lastly, you’ll have to choose at least five topics to follow. Then you’ll get access to your dashboard.

And that’s it.

That’s all you have to do to open your Quora account. However, don’t go just yet because you need to update your settings to avoid getting spammed.

Adjust Your Settings To Avoid Getting Spammed

  • After you get access to your dashboard, click on your profile image. Then select “Settings”.
Image shows you how to access your Quora settings
  • After that, select “Email & notifications”. That will take you to your Notification Center.
  • Once you are there, turn off all email notifications. Only keep the notifications you want to get.
Image shows you what you'll see when you click, "Email & Notifications"

For example, the only notifications I have enabled are for Quora moderation. Everything else is turned off so I recommend you do the same.

My Final Thoughts

As soon as you finish following the instructions above, you’ll be able to enjoy browsing on Quora.

Now, the next thing you should do is open your Quora business profile and optimize them so your content has the best chance to succeed on the platform.

So read these two guides right here:

These guides will show you the step by step process to open a business profile and how to optimize them.

See you there.

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