Summary of Helphub Meeting 19 July


@atachibana @greensteph @sarassassin @bethannon1 @juhise @hlashbrooke @jon_bossenger @sergeybiryukov @bravokeyl @Kenshino attended

Doc Team Updates

@Kenshino gave a gist on the Doc Team Meeting

  • We are working with CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. to get the WP Versions page polished (@adamsilverstein is helping out with the effort)
  • Doc Team / Contributor badges will be given out appropriately to the Helphub Team members

MigrationMigration Moving the code, database and media files for a website site from one server to another. Most typically done when changing hosting companies. Updates

@atachibana has finished migrating all his articcles

@juhise is working on articles that are being held by inactive migrators

@greensteph will work on a style guide to help migrators and editors make consistent screenshots. The style guide is to be posted on the Helphub Handbook

Note: 90% of the migration process has been complete. Proper Editing though is far from done.

Design Updates

@greensteph showed the latest single page view of the WordPress Version CPT. It was well received.

Development Updates

@Kenshino put in 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. fields for the WordPress Version CPT and will be tackling some article css issues


@Kenshino encouraged team members to pingPing The act of sending a very small amount of data to an end point. Ping is used in computer science to illicit a response from a target server to test it’s connection. Ping is also a term used by Slack users to @ someone or send them a direct message (DM). Users might say something along the lines of “Ping me when the meeting starts.” him when they spot something that needs to be fixed, as he believes working in tandem helps the development effort go faster.

@bravokeyl was welcomed into the team and will be looking into how he can contribute.

Read the meeting transcript in the Slack archives. (A Slack account is required)