[Portfolio] Portfolio Share & Notify
hill at uwyo.edu
Wed May 6 08:14:29 PDT 2009
Yes. I see no reason to avoid the correct grammar. Sometimes the
lengthy label is the clearest.
Beth Kirschner wrote:
> Thanks for keeping me grammatically honest :-) We had some off-line
> discussion and came up with: "Notify all people with whom you've
> shared your portfolio". Let me know anyone has more suggestions...
> - Beth
> On May 6, 2009, at 9:26 AM, Sean Keesler wrote:
>> I generally like the change, but I'll step out of my box and put on
>> my wordsmith hat...which I have no right to wear.
>> "Notify all people you have shared your portfolio with." A sentence
>> that ends with a preposition?
>> I really think that we need a word that describes that ad-hoc group
>> of people that "you share your portfolio with". Unfortunately its
>> situational...you won't consider a potential employer a
>> Maybe "Viewers" (from Google Docs)?
>> Would: "Send an email to portfolio viewers" be ok?
>> On Mon, May 4, 2009 at 5:32 PM, Beth Kirschner <bkirschn at umich.edu>
>> wrote: At today's t-con, we discussed changing the portfolio share
>> screen in conjunction with resolving SAK-15693 and SAK-16090. The
>> change would remove the "Save" and "Cancel" buttons and instead
>> save changes immediately, which would be consistent with the
>> "Summary" and "Add/Edit Content" tabs.
>> Removing the Save/Cancel buttons would leave one remaining "Notify
>> Users" button, but I worried that users might confuse the "remove
>> users" checkboxes with the "notify users" functionality. So I've
>> attached an alternative which uses a simple "Send notification
>> email(s)" link instead of a button.
>> Please let me know which implementation/screenshot you prefer by
>> end of day Wednesday (May 6) and feel free to offer any
>> word-smithing changes.
>> Thanks, - Beth
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