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Re: Replacing default welcome email. Was: Onboarding new members

From: PhistucK <phistuck@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:05:25 +0300
Message-ID: <CABc02_LEzcQZSaLobyE70Y0QCAAB_Lb11rhASmMgaJhUgwZUyA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Amelia Bellamy-Royds <amelia.bellamy.royds@gmail.com>
Cc: Renoir Boulanger <renoir@w3.org>, WebPlatform Public List <public-webplatform@w3.org>, Julee Burdekin <julee@adobe.com>, Jen Simmons <jen@jensimmons.com>
I can translate to Hebrew, if it is applicable.


☆*PhistucK*


On Fri, Jul 25, 2014 at 9:19 PM, Amelia Bellamy-Royds <
amelia.bellamy.royds@gmail.com> wrote:

> That's just what I wanted to see, Renoir.  So we have control over *both*
>
> (a) the content of the confirmation email [1]
> (b) the page that displays after the user confirms the email [2], which
> appears to be the same server template that is used to generate the page
> that displays each time a user logs in or changes their password.
>
> And both can be localized to different languages.
>
> At this point, it's probably easiest to just focus on how we want the
> welcome to appear with the new single sign-on system, and not worry about
> changing the existing Mediawiki sign-on.
>
> Everyone else:  Can we get feedback about the following proposed texts so
> that Renoir can start integrating them into the new system (and we can
> start finding volunteers to translate)?
>
> For the confirmation email, I would suggest adapting the current email
> [3], adjusting for the fact that the Firefox system doesn't have a cancel
> link (doing nothing will cancel registration):
>
> ******
>
> Hello {USERNAME}!
>
> Someone, probably you, has registered an account on WebPlatform Docs with
> email {{USER EMAIL}}.
>
> To confirm that this account really does belong to you, and to complete
> registration, please open this link in your browser:
> {{CONFIRM LINK}}
>
> If you did *not* register the account, simply ignore this email.
>
> For more information about the WebPlatform Docs project, visit
> http://www.webplatform.org/
>
> ******
>
> For the welcome page that displays after someone has confirmed their
> account, my proposal was:
>
> ******
>
> Welcome {{USERNAME}}!  You have successfully created your account with
> WebPlatform Docs.  We're delighted to have you on board.
>
> To view your profile or change your preferences, select your user name
> from the top menu bar.
>
> To find out how best to contribute to the project, read the
> [[WPD:Contributors_Guide | Contributor's Guide]].  You can always reach
> that page by selecting "CONTRIBUTE" from the navigation options at the top
> of the page.
>
> You've already done Step 1, Create an Account.  Now it's time to introduce
> yourself on the group email list and start making changes!
>
>  If you do find a bug or problem that you can't fix yourself, you can
> file a report on the [http://project.webplatform.org/  Project Issue
> Tracker]; you can always reach that page by selecting "ISSUES" from the top
> navigation.  Be aware that you currently need to set up a separate account
> to use that system; please use the same user name, so that we can connect
> the two accounts in the future.
>
> Any further questions?  Difficulties logging in?  There might be someone
> on the [[WPD:Community#Chat_with_us_on_IRC | #webplatform IRC channel]] who
> can help.
>
> ******
>
> Since the same template is also used when users log-in or reset their
> password, I think most of the content should be re-used in those
> situations, as a reminder.  We would need to swap out the first paragraph
> and the next steps statement (which I've separated out as paragraph 4)
> should only display during sign-up confirmation.
>
> And of course, the warning about the separate sign-on for the project
> tracker should hopefully become obsolete in the not-too-distant future.
>
> Proposed text for the first paragraph after a log-in:
> ******
>
> Welcome back {{USERNAME}}!  You have successfully logged in to WebPlatform
> Docs.
>
> ******
>
> Proposed text for the first paragraph after a password reset:
> ******
>
> Welcome back {{USERNAME}}!  Your WebPlatform Docs password has been reset
> successfully.
>
> ******
>
> Opinions?  Objections?  Volunteers to translate?
>
> AmeliaBR
>
> [1]:
> https://github.com/webplatform/fxa-content-server/blob/webplatform-customizations/server/templates/email/verify.html
> [2]:
> https://github.com/webplatform/fxa-content-server/blob/webplatform-customizations/app/scripts/templates/ready.mustache
> [3]: http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/MediaWiki:Confirmemail_body
>
>
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>
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