Info required to create a Yahoo account

A Yahoo account gives you access to a variety of services, like Yahoo Mail, Yahoo Sports, Flickr, and more. To create an account, you'll need to enter some info that helps us keep your account secure and safe.

  • Name - If you share content with others, your name usually appears with it.
  • Email address - Create a Yahoo address or use an email from any provider.
  • Password - Creating a strong, unique password is crucial for protecting your account.
  • Mobile phone - If prompted, enter a valid mobile number for the verification and account recovery process.
  • Date of birth - Your date of birth is used as an indicator for the age requirement to create a Yahoo account.