Dev Chat Agenda: August 8th (4.9.8 Week 6)

This is the agenda for the weekly devchat meeting on Wednesday, August 08 at 20:00 UTC

  • 4.9.8 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. feedback and reported issues:
  • 4.9.8 Try GutenbergGutenberg The Gutenberg project is the new Editor Interface for WordPress. The editor improves the process and experience of creating new content, making writing rich content much simpler. It uses ‘blocks’ to add richness rather than shortcodes, custom HTML etc. https://wordpress.org/gutenberg/ Callout feedback 
  • 4.9.9 Discussion and Roadmap (if we need a 4.9.9 release)
  • Gutenberg Announcements
  • Updates from focus leads and component maintainers.
  • General announcements.