Dev Chat Agenda, February 18, 2015

Here’s the agenda for Wednesday’s Dev Chat in the #core channel on Slack.

Time/Date: February 18 2015 21:00 UTC:

  1. Feature Plugins:
    1. Consider the CustomizerCustomizer Tool built into WordPress core that hooks into most modern themes. You can use it to preview and modify many of your site’s appearance settings. Theme Switcher pluginPlugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the Plugin Directory or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party for merge [Proposal] [Plugin]
    2. Consider the Press This Revamp plugin for merge [Proposal] [Plugin]
    3. If you haven’t looked at either of the merge proposals yet, please spend some time today before the meeting. Please comment on those posts if you haven’t already.
  2. Component Updates
    1. AccessibilityAccessibility Accessibility (commonly shortened to a11y) refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people with disabilities. The concept of accessible design ensures both “direct access” (i.e. unassisted) and “indirect access” meaning compatibility with a person’s assistive technology (for example, computer screen readers). (
    2. Mobile – @ryan
  3. 4.3 Release LeadRelease Lead The community member ultimately responsible for the Release. – If you’re interested in leading a future release, it’s time to speak up.
  4. Open Floor – If you have something you’d like to discuss, leave a note in the comments

#4-2, #agenda