Skype is one of the biggest VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) service in the world and easy to use. Both basic and premium accounts are available with various products within it. Downloading and installing Skype in to your system is the first step you need to do before opening your account. All you need is a computer of good working condition with a quality broadband internet connection. Here is a step by step guide to guide you in opening a Skype account and make it ready to use.
Go to skpe.com home page, it gives you a colorful appearance with multiple options, you need to go to join us page. A page is going to appear that is meant for sign in if you already has an account and the other one is sign up for new user. You have an option to can skip the registration if you are using a Microsoft Account or a Facebook account, otherwise go for filling out the number of boxes that are mentioned in the directory.
To start with fill in your first name, last name and your email address twice. Detailed address and city, date of birth, other Profile information need to be filled. There is no need to worry about privacy of your information as it is protected by Skype including your contact number details.
Chose the most favorite and easy to speak out Skype Name that usually contains or starts with your name, if the user name is being repeated then it will show you alternate choices by mixing alpha numeric components. Set a great password by double entering it. The ‘captcha’ box is appeared down to make the things automated, enter the captcha and finally go to I agree the terms and conditions to open a brand new Skype account.