Summary of Docs Team meeting October 17, 2023


@ninianepress @milana_cap @atachibana @cold-iron-chef @kafleg @huzaifaalmesbah @leonnugraha @anandau14 @huzaifaalmesbah @devmuhib @rashiguptaa @pekkakortelai @estelaris


Find the complete Transcript of the meeting on Slack.

Upcoming meetings

Here’s a shortlist of the upcoming Docs Team meetings with facilitators and note takers detailed below:

Next contributor dayContributor Day Contributor Days are standalone days, frequently held before or after WordCamps but they can also happen at any time. They are events where people get together to work on various areas of There are many teams that people can participate in, each with a different focus.

Next triage meeting

  • Where: #docs channel on Slack
  • When: Docs Team triage meeting Oct. 31, 2023 at 2 PM UTC
  • Triage facilitator: @leonnugraha

Next team meeting

Please note: Daylight Saving Time (DST) will end on Oct. 29 for Europe and Nov. 5 for North America; the date may differ depending on your location. However, the meeting times will remain the same at 2 PM UTC.

Project checks

@milana_cap mentioned that she went through all of the issues with documentation that didn’t have a label [Status]and added the appropriate label to them.

@atachibana checked out two articles,  #679, #719, closed two articles #760, #761, and requests a review for article #772.

@femkreations completed:

  • Triaging all the closed pull requests (PRs) for 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. (GB) 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. (GH) for 6.4 and labeled the required PRs with the “Needs User Documentation” label.
  • Created a 6.4 Documentation Project board from template #141.
  • Created two videos that show how the GB PRs are triaged for a release in a GH and how to find all the PRs labeled “Needs User Documentation” for each milestone.

Open floor

@leonnugraha volunteered to write and publish next week’s contributor day post and the corresponding GitHub issue.

@estelaris is planning on implementing a triage hour with the Spanish team, probably twice a month, to write and review the style guide. She is also reaching out to the Brazilian team that wants to start working on translations, and she’ll begin by creating a style guide in Portuguese.

Props to @rashiguptaa for writing this meeting summary. 🍪

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