There are 2 tricks that work with Gmail (and possibly other email providers) to let you use one email address as though it were several different addresses.
1. Gmail lets you add “+something” to your mailbox name and still get your mail. For example, firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org each look like different addresses to our system but they all route mail to the same inbox: email@example.com.
2. You can reformat your existing Gmail address by inserting dots (periods) anywhere within your Gmail username. The Gmail Help pages explain:
Because Gmail doesn’t recognize dots as characters within usernames, adding or removing dots from a Gmail address won’t change the actual destination address. Messages sent to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com are all delivered to your Inbox, and only yours.
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