Accessibility Meeting Agenda for 7 June 2019


This is the proposed agenda for the weekly accessibilityAccessibility Accessibility (commonly shortened to a11y) refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people with disabilities. The concept of accessible design ensures both “direct access” (i.e. unassisted) and “indirect access” meaning compatibility with a person’s assistive technology (for example, computer screen readers). (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Accessibility) team meeting on Friday 7 June 2019 at 15:00.

  • WordPress 5.3 main Accessibility Team goal progress:
    • Media tickets progress
    • GutenbergGutenberg The Gutenberg project is the new Editor Interface for WordPress. The editor improves the process and experience of creating new content, making writing rich content much simpler. It uses ‘blocks’ to add richness rather than shortcodes, custom HTML etc. https://wordpress.org/gutenberg/ issues progress
  • Accessibility team at WordCampWordCamp A WordCamp is a conference where the WordPress community come together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. https://central.wordcamp.org/about/. EU
  • Gutenberg keyboard shortcuts discussion
  • Gutenberg open floor discussion
  • Gutenberg open floor discussions: helpful or not?

If you have any additional topics to propose, please comment below.

The Accessibility bug scrub is intended to be held on Friday 7 June 2019 at 14:00.

This meeting is held in the #accessibility channel in the Making WordPress SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/. (requires registration).