When comparing Yahoo! Mail vs Inky, the Slant community recommends Inky for most people. In the question“What are the best e-mail clients for Windows?” Inky is ranked 15th while Yahoo! Mail is ranked 17th.
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With this Yahoo! Mail feature users can open any e-mail in a new tab and get back to the mail list without having to close the e-mail that the user is currently reading.
Pro Background wallpaper
Similar to Mail app bundled in Windows 10, Yahoo! Mail allows users to set images from Flickr as the background image for the app.
Stationary is an add-on that's only available in Yahoo! Mail. It allows users to customize and enhance the look of the email. Things like image borders, letter style etc. can be changed before sending the email to intended recipients.
Con Poor customer service
Developers changed their business model to the subscription based completely unanounced. Consequently, customers who hadn't logged in for a while could no longer access their account and remove their data. HQ rarely answer emails from users who have issues.
Con Not stable
Sometimes it stops working as it should be.
Con Inadequate editing tools
No font selection, size or color. Can't paste an image to send. No table builder, etc.