A couple of weeks ago, we called for all WordPress meetup Meetup groups are locally-organized groups that get together for face-to-face events on a regular basis (commonly once a month). Learn more about Meetups in our Meetup Organizer Handbook. organisers to provide us with their usernames so that we can start assigning the new Meetup Organiser badge to as many people as possible.
After leaving the sheet open for a few weeks and sending out a few reminders about it, we’re pleased to announce that we have now assigned the badge to 760 organisers. If your username was added to the sheet then you will find that your WordPress.org The 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/ profile now has a shiny new badge!
There are, however, still quite a few groups that have not yet added their usernames, so we’re going to keep the sheet open for a while longer to give more people the time to add their usernames in.
There are still 251 groups in the sheet that have no usernames supplied for them, so if you haven’t done so already, please head over to this sheet and add the usernames of your meetup group organisers: This sheet is closed and we will now be doing these manually by request.
This is what the new Meetup Organiser badge for your profile looks like: