For membership-oriented websites, registration forms are one of the most important parts. A problematic experience, even if the sign-up is completed, will place a "question mark" to the visitor or vice-versa.
And, it is also the first step where you can show that you care about the security of the website & all the data collected.
Although you can control/improve the security of the website, it is sometimes the weak passwords used that may have unwanted consequences.
Guiding users to have a strong password with the help of password strength meters, besides being an easy process, will help improving the security of the whole & show that the website pays attention to it.
Here are 10 password strength meter scripts for a better registration interface:
And, the website of the resource nicely displays how the strength is calculated.
This password strength meter is an improved version of this script. It that has a graphical interface (uses Prototype & Script.aculo.us) that shows the strength of the input.
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