This is the home of the Make Community team for the WordPress open sourceOpen SourceOpen Source denotes software for which the original source code is made freely available and may be redistributed and modified. Open Source **must be** delivered via a licensing model, see GPL. project!
Here is where we have policy debates, project announcements, and assist community members in organizing events.
Everyone is welcome to comment on posts and participate in the discussions regardless of skill level or experience.
If you love WordPress and want to help us do these things, join in!
Remind them of the time commitment for Program Supporters: 2-3 hours a week
The Confidentiality Agreement
Highlight that supporters can’t share any conversation or information they see as part of being a supporter — HelpScout, meetupMeetupMeetup 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. and WordCampWordCampWordCamps 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. trackers, Making WordPress SlackSlackSlack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/. channel, etc. — with anyone as that would violate the confidentiality agreement, unless they have permissions from those who were part of the conversation.
Mentoring event organizers is a task with qualifications.
Must have taken the Community Team Event MentorEvent SupporterEvent Supporter (formerly Mentor) is someone who has already organised a WordCamp and has time to meet with their assigned mentee every 2 weeks, they talk over where they should be in their timeline, help them to identify their issues, and also identify solutions for their issues. Training to take.
Any supporter with experience can mentor meetupsMeetupMeetup 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. and other events
WordCamps can currently only be mentored by someone who has been the lead organizer of a WordCamp from application to the successful close of the camp in the last 5 years.
Discuss how to get help.
We all need help from time to time.
The Community Team encourages questions.
We run into many unique challenges and cultural situations that require discussion, and are excited to learn alongside you.
There are four primary ways that you can get help.