Design meeting notes for Wednesday May 9, 2018

From this week on, the weekly design meetings occur on Wednesday 17.00 UTC. You can find this week’s design meeting transcript here on Slack, or jump to different topic discussions by using the links in the document following.


Triage Inbox

  • Create A Blog: Copy & Wireframe
    This is a priority task just looking for someone to own it. During the meeting, we’ve clarified what is needed from a designer and updated the card on Trello with more information. This call for design will take a bit of reading, but if you have ideas on how to make this future page for The community site where WordPress code is created and shared by the users. This is where you can download the source code for WordPress core, plugins and themes as well as the central location for community conversations and organization. visually appealing, please go ahead and own this project.
  • Audit content of handbook
    Currently, the handbook doesn’t have a clear and usable structure. To improve this, we started a document to audit the handbook. @boemedia will start working on this, but if anyone else is happy to join, please do.

Calls for design

  • PHP Meeting is revived
    It was a bit confusing, since this ticket asked for both design feedback on the widgetWidget A WordPress Widget is a small block that performs a specific function. You can add these widgets in sidebars also known as widget-ready areas on your web page. WordPress widgets were originally created to provide a simple and easy-to-use way of giving design and structure control of the WordPress theme to the user. that will appear in the WP-admin dashboard, as well as the page the widget leads to.
    From @flixos90: I’m not sure if this fits in your meeting today, so please let me or the #core-php channel know when there’s time for it. We’re also around to help with contextual questions of course. For feedback, please comment on the metaMeta Meta is a term that refers to the inside workings of a group. For us, this is the team that works on internal WordPress sites like WordCamp Central and Make WordPress. ticket for the page
    We discussed this call for design in today’s meeting, but it still needs some clarification: has coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. given feedback on the original design of February 2? Design questions are: What color is good? What icons to use? What illustrations could help?
    Should it match the rest of wp?
    Find the conversation on SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at

Thanks everyone for lively conversations again! Hope to see you all again at next week’s meeting.