With Gmail you can arrange additional address aliases by appending + and any arbitrary string to your original login.


Do messages sent to an alias address add up to the original account's storage limit,
or by working with aliases can one get some additional storage, say: 2GB per alias?

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Alias = mirror of the original or main email address. Therefore the disk space is shared between the two.

Good explanation over here.

An alias is essentially just a nickname for a mail account. The alias itself has no mailbox and all mail sent to it will be delivered to the mailbox it is mapped to.


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