Wondering why a certain e-mail was dumped into your Gmail spam folder? Google will now clue you in.
As of yesterday, Gmail users can select any message banished to the spam folder and see a "Why is this message in Spam?" notice near the top. The notice will display a brief explanation accompanied by a "Learn more" link to a page describing the many reasons certain messages are considered spam.
A look at the e-mail in my own Gmail spam folder revealed a variety of explanations.
For one e-mail that claimed to be from YouTube but … Read more