Summary for Docs Team meeting, February 21, 2023


@ninianepress @ninthcoder @femkreations @estelaris @sereedmedia


Find the complete Transcript of the meeting on Slack.

Project checks

@leonnugraha worked on the Navigation block article during the WC Asia Contributor Day. Because it’s so outdated, it requires a new document once the WordPress v6.2 release candidateRelease Candidate A beta version of software with the potential to be a final product, which is ready to release unless significant bugs emerge. is out. Work on this article will continue then.

@femkreations completed gardening the closed pull requests in 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. from 14.2 through 15.1, and added the “User Documentation” label.

Additionally, 4 issues in 6.0 and 1 issue in 6.1 were closed.

@estelaris mentioned that the biggest ticket for the categorization project – moving technical articles to DevHub with issue #388 – is now closed. A big thank you goes out to @JavierCasares.

Discussion on application for Google Season of Docs

The discussion for a proposed application for the Google Season of Docs has been rescheduled to the next meeting.

Google has a program where you can apply as an open sourceOpen Source Open 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. If you get chosen, Google will help you with the project’s documentation.

In 2020, the Documentation Team participated, and our style guide was completed. We need to think of a good project in order to be chosen since the competition is high. @milana_cap is already making inquiries to see if we can participate again this year.

It’s important to note that the application process has changed so this will also need to be considered in future discussion.

@sereedmedia mentioned asynchronously that the glossary may be a great project to apply for and @estelaris agreed.

Open floor

@estelaris is meeting with the Polyglots TeamPolyglots Team Polyglots Team is a group of multilingual translators who work on translating plugins, themes, documentation, and front-facing marketing copy. to discuss collaboration on documentation updates.

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