Web.de and Tutanota are two very different email options. Check this comparison to see which one is best for your needs.

Web.de vs Tutanota:

Comparison of email services

What makes Tutanota a great Web.de alternative is its focus on security, privacy and open source. Things that set Tutanota apart from Web.de are top notch security features such as automatic encryption of all data and two factor authentication. At Tutanota your data remains your data: We protect your privacy and make sure that you are not being tracked or profiled. We do not compromise on security and privacy - ever.
Encrypted transmission (TLS)
End-to-end encrypted email storage
End-to-end encryption of all internal emails
Easy end-to-end encryption to external recipients
End-to-end encrypted storage of all contact details
Encrypted email subject lines
TOTP for second factor authentication
U2F for second factor authentication
No third party captcha
No-log policy
Servers in Europe
No offices in the USA
Custom domains
Multi-user support
Alias addresses
Whitelabel customizations
Encrypted contact form
Encrypted calendar
Server IMAP support
Offline support
Inbox rules
Conversation view
Access on any device
F-Droid app
Own desktop clients
Zero-knowledge full-text search
Low starting price
Special offer for NPOs

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Switch now and simply forward your emails to Tutanota!

First of all: Register your personal Tutanota email address.

Then follow these easy steps to forward all emails from Web to Tutanota:

  1. Open Web.de in a browser and log in.

  2. To set up forwarding, click 'Settings' in the navigation at the bottom left.

  3. Click on 'Forwarding' in the navigation on the left under Email.

  4. Under Forwarding, select the option 'Forward permanently'.

  5. In the corresponding fields, enter your new Tutanota email addresses to which you want to forward your emails. Click on Save.

  6. In Tutanota you will receive an email from Web.de that asks you to accept the forwarded emails from Web.de. Click the link in this email.

From now on all emails sent to your Web.de account will be automatically forwarded to Tutanota. You can inform important senders of your new Tutanota email address and delete unimportant ones. This way, once you stop the auto-forward in Web.de, you will have a much cleaner inbox and get rid of all the unwanted newsletters that have accumulated over the last couple of years.

Welcome to the encrypted side!

No Tracking
With end-to-end encryption and 2FA, your emails have never been more secure. The built-in encryption guarantees that your mailbox belongs to you: Nobody can decrypt or read your data.
We Love Open Source

Tutanota is open source so security experts can verify the code that protects your emails. Our Android app is Google-free making Tutanota the best open source email service.

On Any Device
Our apps for iOS, Android & desktops let you send secure emails wherever you are. Our fast web client & apps make sure email encryption is a pleasant experience.

Tutanota - the email alternative that respects your right to privacy.

With its all-round end-to-end encryption and its clear focus on open source, Tutanota is the best email provider when it comes to convenience, security and privacy. We have replaced the need for IMAP by building the Tutanota desktop clients for Windows, Linux and Mac OS that also support offline mode. Our next development steps include conversation view and supporting hardware tokens for 2FA on mobile devices. Our vision with Tutanota is to become a full-fledged email alternative with a calendar, notes, cloud storage - everything encrypted by default.

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