Hosting Meeting Notes: July 22, 2019

Here’s the summary of our meeting in #hosting-community on Monday July 22, 2019 at 1400 UTC (Slack archive).

Here is the agenda from the meeting.

Attendees: @comunicamuh, @amykamala, @zodiac1978, @danfoster, @mdw1989, @mikeschroder


There was an update on actions since the suggestions last week to make it clearer when team meetings are scheduled.

The channel topic now links to a listing of the next meetings, that list now shows meetings 30 minutes after they’ve started, and the per-team meeting listings are more discoverable. On “Add to Calendar” functionality, the 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. team referred to a ticket about iCal here.


Mentioned that there is a call for volunteers for the Handbook Working Group and feedback for the WordPress user and developer survey, which were topics during last week’s meeting.

Team Feedback / Engagment

@amykamala lead a discussion on ideas to get folks more involved in the team. Topics included:

  • Request for project and/or event recommendations
  • Ideas for making the group more useful for folks
  • Making space for conversation

Open Floor

@zodiac1978 requested an update on the PHPPHP PHP (recursive acronym for PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor) is a widely-used open source general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for web development and can be embedded into HTML. Extension recommendations. This is at the point where feedback needs to be compiled and shared. If you’d like to help put a post together, please leave a comment on this one!


If you missed this week’s meeting and have questions or feedback, leave a comment on this post and share your thoughts! OR….Come join for the next meeting!

Next Meeting

The next meeting will be in #hosting-community on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 1700 UTC. Hope to see you then!