[wp-docs] Adding Administration Menus
mikea at turbonet.com
Tue Mar 8 20:40:07 GMT 2005
On Mar 8, 2005, at 3:29 AM, Owen Winkler wrote:
> I would use "Administration Pages" to talk about the page content
> (that which is created by the function sink) and "Administration
> Menus" to talk about the menus that link to those pages. [[Adding
> Administration Menus]] is probably the best combination of least wordy
> and most accurate label for the page.
Excellent clarification (differentiation). Thank you. A menu is a
menu is a menu.
A page, on the other hand...
On Mar 8, 2005, at 5:30 AM, <lorelle at cameraontheroad.com> wrote:
> As a user, I'm liking the idea of the word "Panel" for the various
> screens, interchangable with "screen". Admin Panel, Admin Screen,
> Write Post panel, Write Post screen - that sounds good. Menus are the
> things you click on top bar line at the top. So an instruction might
> From the Manage panel, click on the Categories tab from the menu.
I too am looking for consistency. Perhaps I've done more harm than
good by favoring "Administration Panels" over "Administration Pages",
but I wanted to avoid the use of the word "page"; I hoped to avoid
collision with WordPress' new Page feature. Perhaps this is
I suppose this Page/Panel nomenclature business is off topic. A new
thread is in order if/when we need to face the issue.
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