[xwiki-devs] [proposal] change the welcome message on the registration page.

Sergiu Dumitriu sergiu at xwiki.com
Mon Mar 21 17:31:26 UTC 2011


On 03/21/2011 06:03 PM, Caleb James DeLisle wrote:
> The registration page currently has message which doesn't reflect the default settings for XE.
>
> "Welcome to the registration form. This will allow you to edit pages, once the admin gives you
> appropriate rights."
>
> "Welcome to the registration form." is (IMO) redundant, most people are not excited to be at a
> registration form and it doesn't convey any real information.

+1 for removing this.

> "This will allow you to edit pages, once the admin gives you appropriate rights." does not reflect
> the default settings with XE. This message can be changed from the administration interface as can
> the settings so IMO the default message should reflect the default settings.
>
>
> I propose:
>
> "Sign up here so you can edit pages and participate in the wiki."
>
> Short, to the point, and doesn't dwell on the act of registration which is really only a means to an
> end.

+1.

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