Summary for Docs Team Meeting May 18 2021


@crstauf@chaion07 , @tacitonic, @bph @kmhazari, @ashiquzzaman@milana_cap@kenshino, @atachibana , @mkaz@piermario,  @clorith,  @stefanocassone , @kmhazari,


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When: Tuesday, 18 May 2021, 20:00 GMT+6

Meeting Facilitator: @milana_cap
Note Taker: @ashiquzzaman

New Member Mentoring:

10 new members have joined the #docs team since the last meeting on May 11, 2021. Let us all welcome @piermario@dineshjain2911@satsilem@colind@Gegham Hakobyan@Grogou@Paul Bigai@Plenet@Kevin Cunningham

Project Updates:

@atachibana from content side there are no major works, though he’s working personally to translate GutenbergGutenberg The 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. documents to Japanese.

@tacitonic For the Style Guide, he’s completed 23/28 articles in the Word list. In the last week he’s completed the article on I, and this week working on E.

@bph The Docs team is invited on May 20th Gutenberg release notes and identify user facing features and enhancement for existing and new pages. The time is – 2 pm EDT / 20 UTC – it’ll be a live working session and @zzap will join as doc lead for 5.8.

If anyone would like to help with 5.8 End user documentation for Full Site Editing and the blockBlock Block is the abstract term used to describe units of markup that, composed together, form the content or layout of a webpage using the WordPress editor. The idea combines concepts of what in the past may have achieved with shortcodes, custom HTML, and embed discovery into a single consistent API and user experience. editor you should participate in the Test #6.

@zzap is populating spreadsheet with tickets that need dev notes and docs, @audrasjb already volunteered to do one dev note for For 5.8 release update. Anyone who wants to help with either dev notes or docs for dev or end user, Feel free 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.” @zzap on slack.

Moving Docs from Codex to DevHub:

@kenshino highlighted few tickets 1645 and 5738 and the team is working on a way to from away from Codex to DevHub. The team is thinking of implementing a feedback box telling people to go to forums for support instead of HelpHub. The team is looking for volunteer to look through the comments that come in for HelpHub. @zzap will publish a P2P2 P2 or O2 is the term people use to refer to the Make WordPress blog. It can be found at blog about it for vounteer.