In the future, when users sign into sites with their Yahoo OpenID,http://developer.yahoo.net/blog/archives/2009/05/open_stack.html
their onsite actions and activities can be broadcast (with user consent) to their Connections on Yahoo! Mail and Yahoo! Messenger as Updates, with the potential of reaching well over 300 million active users.
All Yahoo!, Google, AOL, and MySpace users have OpenIDs, meaning thathttp://developer.yahoo.net/blog/archives/2009/05/open_stack.html
virtually all visitors to your site can share their name, email address, and profile with just a few clicks, without having to be coaxed into a registration flow.
Yahoo product designers Steven Jackson and Barry Crane have been contributing wireframes and mockups as reference designs.http://developer.yahoo.net/blog/archives/2009/05/open_stack.html
- OpenID Wiki / Details-of-UX-Best-Practices-for-RPs
- OpenID Wiki / Details-of-UX-Best-Practices-for-OPs
Open Stack, FTW!