Reposting this post. What are the benefits of a proposition: a) registered only portal users (who can not see anything except login before loging in) will be able to subscrive from profile page. Now they have to be subsribed manualyy from staff CP. b) all registered users will be able to subscribe from Profile page. This is easier than figuring out that subsription by email requires logout and typing email once again. c) all users will define how often they want to get updates and select between News and KB articles d) subsription to new Knowledgebase articles will be added ------------------------------------------------------------------------- If I may suggest I would add for a registered user a menu item Subscriptions or will include it into user's Profile page. It will have: Subscriptions News <checkbox> Knowkedge base <checkbox> daily digest <radio button> weekly digest <radio button> monthly digest Email subject will be 'Daily/Weekly digest from XXXXC support center' Body will have two sections: News <a>Subject1</a> <a>Subject2</a> .... How-To's <a>Article1</a> <a>Article2</a> ..... If you want to be nice you can put here a link "change subscription preferences or insubscribe" pointing to that new profile page I described above. At the moment subsription by email is only possible when user is not registered or registered but not logged in. So if you are a registered user you have to figure out that to subsribe by email (what if one does not use RSS?) you have to logout of a portal and subscribe. Not the most intuitive way. Also when you have one of the portals for pre registered users only you most likely will remove all (including subsribe to news) items for portal visitors. So in this case if you want to subscribe users you pre created you will also need to subsribe them all manually via Staff CP. Plus this all works only for news. I am sure many would like to know about new KB articles published. Letting guests to subsribe by email from front page is fine. The only thing I would also like to give them an option to select its periodicity (daily, weekly or monthly) and if they want News and KB or only one of them. Additionally if a registered user is not subscribed to anything you can show short line pointing to subscription page inside profile on a bottom of news page (http://support.XXXX.com/index.php?/PORTAL_12/News/List) Something like: You can subsribe to News and How-To's here What do you think?