Dev chat agenda, August 17, 2022

1. Welcome

Last week’s summary thanks to @webcommsat.

If this is your first dev chat, or if it’s not, welcome! And thanks for sharing an hour of your valuable time with the CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. Team! If you’re in the house, please say hey with an emoji.

2. Announcements

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. 13.9 lands at about the same time dev chat starts.

If you’ve got an announcement to share, this is the time.

3. Blogblog (versus network, site) posts of note

The month in WordPress.

All about the next default theme:

A week in Core.

Please join this conversation about merging experimental APIs by September 7. (An audit of those APIs.)

Gutenberg is standardizing the way contributors name npm scripts. Should Core?

Have you seen a post Core people should know about? Add it to the comments.

4. Upcoming releases

The next major is 6.1.

Helpful links:

The development cycle.

The bug-scrub schedule, and the Handbook on bug-gardening.

5. Component maintainers and tickets

Ticketticket Created for both bug reports and feature development on the bug tracker. time! Look for reports from component maintainers among others.

6. Open Floor

Post your topic in the comments!

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