Hallway Hangout: Using Site editor in production for client sites

The topic is on how do agencies and freelancers adjust their workflow and tooling to provide a consistent experience for their clients. The difference between classic themes and blockBlock Block is the abstract term used to describe units of markup that, composed together, form the content or layout of a webpage using the WordPress editor. The idea combines concepts of what in the past may have achieved with shortcodes, custom HTML, and embed discovery into a single consistent API and user experience. themes are considerable. For instance, block themes have settings information stored in various places (database and theme.jsonJSON JSON, or JavaScript Object Notation, is a minimal, readable format for structuring data. It is used primarily to transmit data between a server and web application, as an alternative to XML.), and templates and patterns are handled differently. How does it all change workflows regarding version controlversion control A version control system keeps track of the source code and revisions to the source code. WordPress uses Subversion (SVN) for version control, with Git mirrors for most repositories. and deployment. Is there a common method that could be identified and help other agencies and freelancers in their work with block themes?

In this informal discussion could touch on

  • Common issues agencies encounter
  • How people use the Create Block Theme 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 WordPress.org Plugin Directory https://wordpress.org/plugins/ or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party,
  • How to manage theme.json,
  • Tools and automation helpers.
  • and a lot more

Everyone is welcome at this Hallway Hangout, but it covers topics that are geared towards developers in agencies and freelancers working with client projects.

Join us on Wednesday, March 27, 2024, at 16:00 UTC. The Zoom link will be shared on the day in the #outreach channel.

Props to @greenshady and @belbo for review.