User experience, web, technology

Techie error text

Techie error text, wireless authentication

As I logged in to a local coffee shop wireless network, I got this message. I took a snapshot because I thought the error text was telling. Clearly, a programmer wrote it.

Else you can always goto following url to logout…

Here’s the thing: nobody actually says else and goto isn’t actually a word. And, instead of url, why not just say, Or, you can logout at

By Davin Granroth

Davin is Chief Operating Officer for Covenant Eyes, Inc. in Owosso, MI, USA, where he gets to mix his background in user experience design, research, and strategy with the operation of a software company. For more, see his LinkedIn profile.

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