locked Re: why notifications in HTML


On Thu, Feb 19, 2015 at 5:02 PM, ro-esp <ro-esp@...> wrote:

All member notifications are now HTML, even if the group is plaintext only.

I'm not sure what that means. What exactly is the rationale behind it? Send along pretty pictures?

Consistency with other features, for one thing (calendar event descriptions, etc). Also, some people have email clients that don't recognize and linkify URLs in plain text emails correctly. Making things HTML removes all doubt as to what's a link and what isn't.


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