WordPress 3.6 Cycle

I’m going to be leading the WordPress 3.6 cycle. I’d personally like the focus of the releaseRelease A release is the distribution of the final version of an application. A software release may be either public or private and generally constitutes the initial or new generation of a new or upgraded application. A release is preceded by the distribution of alpha and then beta versions of the software. to be about content editing (revisionsRevisions The WordPress revisions system stores a record of each saved draft or published update. The revision system allows you to see what changes were made in each revision by dragging a slider (or using the Next/Previous buttons). The display indicates what has changed in each revision., autosave, workflow, editing modes, etc), but of couse that won’t be locked down until we have our IRCIRC Internet Relay Chat, a network where users can have conversations online. IRC channels are used widely by open source projects, and by WordPress. The primary WordPress channels are #wordpress and #wordpress-dev, on irc.freenode.net. planning meeting in early January.

What I need in the meantime is to pick a backup lead. Someone who will help me with the planning, execution, and delivery of the release, as well as be able to step in if for some reason I am unable to finish. If you think you’d be a good person for that job:

Apply to be the WordPress 3.6 Backup Lead

#3-6, #release-lead