More on the Tuesday Training

Okay, so the first training coming up will be aimed at giving new helpers an overview of how we currently process meetupMeetup All local/regional gatherings that are officially a part of the WordPress world but are not WordCamps are organized through A meetup is typically a chance for local WordPress users to get together and share new ideas and seek help from one another. Searching for ‘WordPress’ on will help you find options in your area. applications, walking through our vetting and setup processes, and seeing who’s up for pinching in. We’re starting with this because the backlog of email in the 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./Meetup SupportPress is really bad, so our greatest need right this minute is for incoming email triage and starting the vetting process for applications that have been waiting. As we get the queue under control, we’ll do more trainings around other aspects of the program and gradually spread everything out as much as possible.

As mentioned, the first training will be Tuesday June 16 at 6pm UTC. We will record the video of that session and post it so that the Australia side of the world can view it in the morning, and we’ll do a 2nd training Q&A at 11pm UTC the same day (that’s Wednesday morning for Australia, during the time blockBlock Block is the abstract term used to describe units of markup that, composed together, form the content or layout of a webpage using the WordPress editor. The idea combines concepts of what in the past may have achieved with shortcodes, custom HTML, and embed discovery into a single consistent API and user experience. @andywashere suggested).

If you are up for being trained on meetups, please say if you are planning to come at the 6pm UTC time or the 11pm UTC time, or if you want to get involved but can’t make either of those times. Thanks!

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