24th Feb 2021
POP vs IMAP – What’s the difference?
POP and IMAP are 2 methods/protocols to access email.
Do you use more than one device for email (e.g. desktop & mobile)? Then IMAP is your best choice – but watch out for disk over–usage on your hosting account.
Do you download email to only one device e.g. your computer? Then POP is an option.
If in doubt use ...