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WordPress MU 2.8: Beginner's Guide by Lesley A. Harrison

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Time for action - creating a welcome message

  1. Download the What Would Seth Godin Do plugin from http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/what-would-seth-godin-do/.
  2. Copy the what_would_seth_godin_do.php file to your /wp-content/plugins folder.
  3. Activate the plugin in your admin panel.
  4. Turn on auto-activation using Plugin Commander.
  5. Go to Settings | WWSGD and add a welcome message for new members.
  6. Leave the Repetition setting at the default (first 5 visits).
  7. If you have something you would like to alert regular visitors of, you can use the Message to Return Visitors box.
  8. I recommend testing the plugin with the Location of Message set to Before Post. If you don't like the location of the message, change the setting to use the template tag instead.
  9. New visitors ...

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