Originally Posted by Jake
I just wanted to add another new person's perspective as I joined this site about a month ago, and my first impressions are still a little fresh. Starting from the very beginning: When you sign up a couple confirmation emails are sent. These seemed to be a very generic greeting, and I wonder if this message can be changed to include something a little more specific to this board.. such as the rules, telling people to read the FAQ etc.
I for one have never read any one of those emails, and I have accounts to quite a few forums. I just scroll and look for the link to confirm my account.
However, your other suggestion is great, it's been suggested here before, just never figured why it's never been considered/implemented.