🎯 Core Editor Meeting Notes 2017-02-22

WordPress editor is getting better there’s been a lot of activity both in Slack and at GitHub. It’s an incredible time to contribute.

Here’s the meeting summary for this week’s editor team meeting (agenda here) in #core-editor SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/. channel.

  • Generally, positive vibes around the current state of the UIUI UI is an acronym for User Interface - the layout of the page the user interacts with. Think ‘how are they doing that’ and less about what they are doing. prototype.
  • Another week with contributions, keep the thoughtful feedback coming, props to @johnpixle and @martinlugton.
  • Probably keep an old version of the editor around for old browsers?
  • @matias mentioned that tasks are now somewhat organized on the GitHub project
  • @rileybrook liked the fact that “adding new blocks in between two lines, instead of just at the bottom” is being considered in the mockups.
  • @joen shared a new Admin Chrome Mockup it is pretty minimal. I (@mrahmadawais) had a discussion with Mel (@melchoyce) about how and why the sidebarSidebar A sidebar in WordPress is referred to a widget-ready area used by WordPress themes to display information that is not a part of the main content. It is not always a vertical column on the side. It can be a horizontal rectangle below or above the content area, footer, header, or any where in the theme. should be toggleable.
  • Generally, positive vibes around the mockups, including the early admin chrome one
  • @melchoyce and others had a discussion around SVG Icons, contributors needed!

If you are a designer and would like to contribute, read this How Designers Can Contribute!

That’s about it, happy hacking!


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