Majority of web based email service provider show advertisements in the inbox. Outlook.com email service (previously Hotmail and Windows Live) from Microsoft show graphical ads to generate revenue that allows it to offer email service for free. Does graphical ads obstruct your emailing experience using Outlook? You can easily remove advertisements from Outlook.com inbox by upgrading your account with subscription.
$19.99 for advertisement free Outlook.com email
Microsoft offer upgrade option for ad free Outlook (and Hotmail) email account. For $19.99 USD a year, you can upgrade to no ads version of email service at Outlook.com website.
1. No graphical ads - Once you upgrade Outlook.com email account with paid subscription, you will see no graphical advertisement using Outlook email account. All you will see is your email, photos and documents.
2. No account expiration - Ideally an Outlook (Hotmail) email account expires if you do not login for 270 days. With paid upgrade, your Outlook account will be active for ever (till your pro account subscription is active).
So besides no advertisements, there is no account expiration of your Outlook email account once your upgrade account with paid subscription. This is a good offer, specially for heavy and regular users of Outlook (Hotmail) email service.