Gmail Introduces Gmail Shelfie

With it's 10th year Anniversary, Gmail thanks their users with a gift that is all about their users. Well, it is just a personalized custom themes that will let you upload your own photo for you Gmail interface as your themes. Since "SELFIES" are popular they called it 'Gmail Shelfie'.  Word of the Year 2014 will be Shelfie! Short for SHareable sELFIE

Here's the word from Gmail team blog:

You all love setting selfies as your custom theme in Gmail, but you’ve told us there’s one major problem: there isn’t a way to share your selfie with others. As the pioneering platform for selfies, Gmail is committed to being at the forefront of innovation in the selfie space. And we think it's a tragedy that your handsome hair, luscious lashes and beautiful brows have been trapped in your own inbox. Until now, that is. Today, we’re proud to free your selfies by launching Gmail Shelfie, the SHareable sELFIE. 

Gmail Shelfie is built on the idea that you shouldn’t be selfish with your selfie. With just a few clicks, your mom, your aunt, or that girl you have a crush on can set your Shelfie as their Gmail theme so they can enjoy checking, reading, and writing emails while seeing your friendly face in the background.

Got an awesome selfie? Upgrade it to a Shelfie! Simply open or refresh Gmail on the desktop and share it with your friends. If you're looking for inspiration, set your theme to Gmail's top trending Shelfies. You can also see who's currently trending on our Google+ page.

So what are you waiting for? go grab your camera or camera phone and take a shelfie and make it as your custom theme on your GMAIL.

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