There’s a community summit next week after WordCamp 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. SF for those who don’t know. During this day we break into small meetings to discuss big picture items. These topics touch the entire community. In this case I’m specifically looking at adding more core Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. development topics to the list, because it’s pretty barren right now.
Here’s some thoughts we covered two years ago at the last official summit. The timing of this, for reference, was about three months after 3.4 came out, and two months before 3.5 came out. I pulled this off the schedule:
Here’s some potential topics that have been proposed:
Some other ones that I’m now proposing:
- After PHP The web scripting language in which WordPress is primarily architected. WordPress requires PHP 5.6.20 or higher 5.2
- i18n/multilingual roadmap
- multisite roadmap, 2.0
- next steps for updates (or: how can we auto update everything)
And now I toss it to you: what else should be on this list? Quick, you have a few hours before the initial schedule is built.
I’m reading through all of the relevant documents from the summit in 2012, and attendees for this year’s summit, you should too. I linked all of them above in the first set of bullets.