[wp-trac] Re: [WordPress Trac] #5887: Move Log Out to Right

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Thu Mar 13 03:26:18 GMT 2008

#5887: Move Log Out to Right
 Reporter:  thee17          |        Owner:  matt
     Type:  defect          |       Status:  new 
 Priority:  lowest          |    Milestone:  2.5 
Component:  Administration  |      Version:  2.5 
 Severity:  trivial         |   Resolution:      
 Keywords:  has-patch       |  
Changes (by lloydbudd):

  * keywords:  => has-patch



 A more compelling argument would be made if you provide examples from
 popular sites and software. Our a foundation in design.

 Trac here uses the same style of layout that WP trunk r7271 (2.5-beta1)
 current does.

 Gmail and other Google properties have the logout far right.

 Facebook does not -- maybe. The difference here is that all of the
 facebook links are in the context of your account, whereas the other
 WordPress links are to help, etc.

 30boxes has [username] | Settings | Logout | Help [[br]]
 which I suspect is a similar approach as ours.

 Still, I +1 this change. The corners of a screen have high mouse
 accessibility, and should be reserved for the (in theory) highest
 frequency action (of a person with intermediate experience with the

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