Toolkit Recap | February 4, 2015

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Project Status

  • We’ve collected basic email content from most team leads for each of the major WordCampWordCamp WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress. They're one of the places where the WordPress community comes together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. Learn more. committees (budget, volunteer wranglerWrangler Someone, usually a person part of event organizing team, who looks after certain things like budget or sponsors., speaker wrangler, sponsor wrangler, lead org).
  • Morgan and Brandon compiled a list of posts we have versus posts that we need to create.
  • Draft posts have started coming in for the 6-month time frame
  • Two more draft posts to complete before moving to next time frame


  • @dimensionmedia and @kcristiano shared their draft posts on Exploring Venue Options and Updating the Budget Template. The drafts currently reside in the shared Toolkit folder on Google Drive.
  • @paolo shared his draft about getting involved
  • @chanthaboune to add guidelines for drafts


  • We need editors to read through the drafts and start crafting the more finished posts
  • @brandondove to follow up with @camikaos to get proper credentials for @dimensionmedia on Have decided to continue upkeep in Drive for the time being.
  • @kcristiano will continue to write budget related draft posts throughout the timeline
  • @paolal will write a draft post for the application process and approval
  • @brandondove to write draft posts for Design/Branding and Speaker Topic discussions
  • @chanthaboune to write a draft post on team building
  • Publish regular meeting time to sidebarSidebar A sidebar in WordPress is referred to a widget-ready area used by WordPress themes to display information that is not a part of the main content. It is not always a vertical column on the side. It can be a horizontal rectangle below or above the content area, footer, header, or any where in the theme. of make/community

Thanks for everyone who attended. It’s a slow week for most of us, but a few updates will be worked out! We’ll talk to you all next week!