Accessibility Team Meeting Notes: July 7, 2023

These are the weekly notes for the 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). ( Team meeting that happens on Fridays. You can read the full transcript here.

Updates from the working groups

Only groups that provided updates are shown below.

Team Updates

  • Gutenberg: @annezazu who provided this update for the Gutenberg working group: Passing on this post hot off the press: Otherwise, everything is all about 6.3! Trying to triage as much as possible to get issues into the 6.3 board (like this: * or this: Following the instructions for the Help Test WordPress 6.3 post will go a long way.
  • General: @joedolson shared the following updates for a couple of working groups: Joe committed or punted all tickets scheduled for 6.3 last week. Most remaining open issues are at risk, but punting to 6.4 isn’t the end of the world. On themes, I’ve got @Maja Benke connected to @kafleg to start her working on accessibility ready reviews

Open Floor

  • No updates to share at this time.

  • NOTE: If you’d like to have a topic added to the agenda for our next meeting, please mention it in the comments of upcoming agenda.

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