Summary for Helphub meeting 27 September


@atachibana @jon_bossenger  @ankitguptaindia @hardeepasrani  @wizzard_ @normalize @geoffreyshilling @bravokeyl @Kenshino attended

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

@ankitguptaindia has completed migration of all ‘abandoned’ articles.

After some discussion, a decision was made to drop articles that are similar to as it was pretty much a generic css guide.

@normalize is checking into articles’ formatting.

In the cases where CSSCSS CSS is an acronym for cascading style sheets. This is what controls the design or look and feel of a site. code is provided, screenshots should be used instead of trying to generate an actual css display (css results might vary on different browsers).

Lastly, code that are present on Helphub should ideally be able to be directly copy and pasted for use by normal end users.

Design Updates

As none from the design team was around, we will hear back from them next meeting

Development Updates

@bravokeyl will follow up on the issues that he is assigned

A discussion on how the Contributor tracking would be implemented, a 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. field array was agreed upon and @jon_bossenger was tasked to look into how we could make the additions of new contributors a better experience via the use of some AJAX

@Kenshino also implemented proper styles for the jQuery 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. Calendar for WP_Versions CPT. The JS initialisation for it has also been updated to allow month and year changes. So far, the code has been pushed to but has yet to be merged on GithubGitHub GitHub 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.

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