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Ticket UUID: 544067e8c05d31e3b377f8d9eb503ec19a26f1bd
Title: Please simplify the sign-up form with regards to names.
Status: Closed Type: Code_Defect
Severity: Important Priority: Immediate
Subsystem: Resolution: Fixed
Last Modified: 2016-09-13 19:16:53
Version Found In:
User Comments:
anonymous added on 2016-01-26 23:03:20:
Specifically, there should not be two input fields for "first" and "last" name. This isn't applicable to a lot of people who live on this planet.

For instance, see Indonesia, Myanmar/Burma, North Africa, Eastern Europe, and Iberia on this map:

The w3c recommends using only one field:

rkeene added on 2016-09-13 19:16:53:
No longer ask for name at all -- it was only ever used to email the user anyway.