Creating a folder in Yahoo mail is necessary to filter out the unnecessary mails or the mail of some important person One can create a numerous number of folders according to the respective work of the user. This can be done in different modes by using these steps specified procedure.

For Desktop Version

  • Find the label “Folders” on the left of the Yahoo email page and below all default folders.
  • Click on the “New Folder” link below it, a new text box will appear and prompt you to name the folder.
  • Name the folder and press enter.


Create Folders in Yahoo! Mail in desktop

For Yahoo Mail Classic

  • Locate the section named “My Folders” on left side of Yahoo mail.
  • Click on Edit.
  • Type the name of folder below the “Add Folder” option.
  • Click on Add.


Create Folders in Yahoo! Mail Classic

Mobile App

  • Click on the menu on the top left of the app.
  • Scroll down the menu to the FOLDER area where you will find custom folders.
  • Click “Create a new folder”.
  • Name the folder when prompted.
  • Click on “Save” in order to create a Yahoo email folder.


Create Folders in Yahoo! Mail mobile app

For Mobile Browser Version

  • Click on the hamburger menu (three horizontal lines).
  • Click on “Add Folder” present next to the section of “My Folders”.
  • Name the folder.
  • Click on “Add”.
  • Click on “Inbox” link to get back to your mail.


Create Folders in Yahoo! Mail mobile browser