The Design Team provides experience, interface, and visual design expertise for the WordPress project.
Want to get involved? See our handbook and drop into #design once signed up for volunteer opportunities. Our vision is to be the go-to resource for design for other teams across the open sourceOpen SourceOpen Source denotes software for which the original source code is made freely available and may be redistributed and modified. Open Source **must be** delivered via a licensing model, see GPL. project.
How to run a weekly GutenbergGutenbergThe 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/ design triage session. The weekly triage sessions are run in SlackSlackSlack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/. every Tuesday 17:00 UTC. The goal is to triage issues in the WordPress/Gutenberg repo on GitHubGitHubGitHub is a website that offers online implementation of git repositories that can easily be shared, copied and modified by other developers. Public repositories are free to host, private repositories require a paid subscription. GitHub introduced the concept of the ‘pull request’ where code changes done in branches by contributors can be reviewed and discussed before being merged be the repository owner. https://github.com/ that have the label Needs Design Feedback.
The Needs Design Feedback label is great for a slack triage session because all these issues require is some solid design reviews including feedback, suggestions, and direction. The slack meeting provides a great opportunity for anyone to contribute.