Summary for Docs Team Meeting (31-Oct-2023)


@milana_cap @leonnugraha @sagargurnani @ninianepress @anandau14 @huzaifaalmesbah @femkreations


Find the complete Transcript of the meeting on Slack.

Upcoming Meeting

Project Checks

@milana_cap had created:
1. Good first issues templates
2. New good first issues, the real ones
3. A page about good first issues
4. A video for checking ALT attributes for the page in the link above.

@anandau14 had worked on #1206 from 6.4 board.

@leonnugraha had reviewed, updated, and closed #1207. He had also reviewed and updated #491 but because there’s still one item needs to be done, so he has not closed the issue.

@femkreations had looked through approximately 150 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. 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. that were labeled “Need User Documentation” and identified 34 tasks that need to be worked on, for 6.4 in the end-user documentation. She had also completed adding those tasks to this Project Board. The tasks were then divided into: High Priority, Medium Priority and Good First Issues. She also wrote a Call for Volunteers to help out with the update.

Open Floor

@milana_cap discussed about new GitHub roles i.e. issue coordinator and reviewer. Both of these roles could be performed by anyone, regardless the experience with docs or WordPress and which would require about 1 hour per week or may be less.

Issues Triage

This was the 5th week meeting which turned out to be a combination of the weekly triage and the regular weekly meeting. To look at the issues in WordPress 6.4 High Priority Issues click here.

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