Sign up

Updated: 01/31/2019 by Computer Hope

Sign up is a phrase that refers to the creation of an account on a website using an e-mail address or username and a password. Once someone has signed up for a service, they can access their account by logging in.

Examples of sign up usage

"My mom signed up for Facebook yesterday."

It can sometimes also be used to refer to subscribing to a free or paid service.

"My dad signed up for Netflix today."

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