This document describes the governance structure of the WP-CLIWP-CLIWP-CLI is the Command Line Interface for WordPress, used to do administrative and development tasks in a programmatic way. The project page is http://wp-cli.org/https://make.wordpress.org/cli/ project.
Practically speaking, this means we get to take advantage of the WordPress project’s people and software infrastructure:
Much of the WP-CLI documentation is hosted on the wordpress.orgWordPress.orgThe community site where WordPress code is created and shared by the users. This is where you can download the source code for WordPress core, plugins and themes as well as the central location for community conversations and organization. https://wordpress.org/ domain.
Two coreCoreCore is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. committers (dd32 and pento) have ownership permissions to the WP-CLI GitHubGitHubGitHub is a website that offers online implementation of git repositories that can can easily be shared, copied and modified by other developers. Public repositories are free to host, private repositories require a paid subscription. GitHub introduced the concept of the ‘pull request’ where code changes done in branches by contributors can be reviewed and discussed before being merged be the repository owner. https://github.com/ organization, in the unlikely event everyone else gets hit by a bus.
The WP-CLI GitHub organization contains all project code repositories. Some commands are bundled with WP-CLI, while others are independently installable. Commands are bundled with WP-CLI when they’re stable, closely aligned with the project philosophy, and useful to a majority of users.
wp-cli/wp-cli is the main project repository, which pulls in command packages and other dependencies through Composer. Composer defines which version of which dependencies is included in the build. Changes to command packages are included in WP-CLI proper when a stable release is tagged for the package.
The wp-cli.org domain is currently owned by andreascreten. DNSDNSDNS is an acronym for Domain Name System - how you assign a human readable address to a website’s exact numeric coded location (ie. wordpress.org uses the actual IP address 188.8.131.52). is managed through a Cloudflare account that danielbachhuber holds credentials to.
If you subscribe for email updates, your email address is registered with WordPress.comWordPress.comAn online implementation of WordPress code that lets you immediately access a new WordPress environment to publish your content. WordPress.com is a private company owned by Automattic that hosts the largest multisite in the world. This is arguably the best place to start blogging if you have never touched WordPress before. https://wordpress.com/ through Automattic’s Jetpack pluginPluginA plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the WordPress.org Plugin Directory https://wordpress.org/plugins/ or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party.