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Opened 10 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

Last modified 8 years ago

#1690 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

change to admin/post.php template after post has been created

Reported by: bob46802 Owned by: markjaquith
Milestone: Priority: lowest
Severity: minor Version: 1.5.2
Component: Administration Keywords: has-patch 2nd-opinion
Focuses: Cc:


After a post has been created it will just say "Post Site. View Site" with a link to their homepage. I think it would be helpful if it said something like "Your Post has been saved. <link>View Your Site</link> to see the changes, or <link>edit existing posts</link>.

This just gives the user a little more option on what to do next.

Then have it modeled similar on the page-new.php file under wp-admin/
Right now its "Page saved. <link>Manage pages »</link>"
It could have a similar to what I suggested above for the post creation.

Both of the post and new page creation confirmations should have a link to the home page, and link to edit existing pages/posts.

This is my first ticket Ive created, I apoligize in advance if I have done something wrong.

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1690_2.diff (1.8 KB) - added by mdawaffe 8 years ago.
branches 2.0
1690_trunk.diff (2.8 KB) - added by mdawaffe 8 years ago.

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Change History (11)

comment:1 @markjaquith9 years ago

  • Keywords bg|2nd-opinion added
  • Owner changed from anonymous to markjaquith
  • Status changed from new to assigned

I'd like to solicit some feedback about this.

comment:2 @robmiller9 years ago

I'd quite like to see a variety of options, myself; something like, as an example:

Post saved. What would you like to do now?

View Site # View Post # Manage Posts

Where I want to go after I post something depends entirely on the circumstances: if it's just a regular post, I'll more than lively want to go to the front page/the post permalink; if I'm adding quite a lot of content, or maybe just one or two more posts, I'd like to stay on the post screen; if I want to double check something in the post I just made, or notice a typo as I submit, I'll want to go to Manage Posts to edit the page.

The current system forces me to click a few more times than is necessary, IMO, especially considering the trivial nature of such a patch.

comment:3 @error9 years ago

Having options that make sense in context is a good idea across the board, not just in this particular circumstance.

@mdawaffe8 years ago

branches 2.0

@mdawaffe8 years ago


comment:4 @mdawaffe8 years ago

Attached for branches 2.0 and trunk

  1. Fixes some <strong> inconsistencies.
  2. Standardizes the i18n.
  3. "View post/page" link instead of "View site" link. We already have one of those at the top, and it seems like people would want to check the new content instead of the front page.

comment:5 @mdawaffe8 years ago

  • Keywords has-patch 2nd-opinion added; bg|2nd-opinion removed

comment:6 @markjaquith8 years ago

  • Milestone set to 2.0.5

comment:7 @markjaquith8 years ago

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from assigned to closed

(In [4317]) Better notice and link after post/page saving. Props mdawaffe. fixes #1690

comment:8 @markjaquith8 years ago

(In [4318]) Better notice and link after post/page saving. Props mdawaffe. fixes #1690

comment:9 @anonymous8 years ago

  • Milestone 2.0.5 deleted

Milestone 2.0.5 deleted

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