Update: link to the start of the meeting which took place in the Make WordPress Marketing Slack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/.
- (i) Attendance (ii) New people and returners to the channel
Get involved information
Setting up Make WordPress Slack and WordPress.org accounts
Examples of starter tasks
- Follow-ups, note taker recruitment, actions
a) Notes links for review
b) Notes group recruitment
c) GitHub – we are moving tasks to this tool, and you can start following them there. There will be a demo on 17 September 2021 at 4.00pm UTC. Please let us know if you will be joining and your familiarity with GitHub 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. https://github.com/ to help prepare the live session.
- Updates relating to other Make Teams:
- Community TeamThe Allyship and Diverse Speaker Worskhop Report was published
- Core Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. (including releases, FSE)
- Polyglot-related marketing: WordPress Translation Day running from 1 to 30 September 2021
- Training team
- Documentation Team
- Docs has a new way for reporting issues with docs
- Any other Marketing Team business
- Social Media Promotions (#WPDiversity, #WPTranslationDay, #OnlineWPMeetup)
- WordCamp WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress. They're one of the places where the WordPress community comes together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. Learn more. US 2021
- Diary Dates
- Please note this week there will be no coffee break as we are reviewing everyone’s preferred dates and times.
If you need accessibility Accessibility (commonly shortened to a11y) refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people with disabilities. The concept of accessible design ensures both “direct access” (i.e. unassisted) and “indirect access” meaning compatibility with a person’s assistive technology (for example, computer screen readers). (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Accessibility) or language support to participate in any of our work and meetings, please let one of the team reps know in the marketing channel on Slack. We will try and find ways to help. We are keen to continue to try and help and promote inclusion and diversity in the team.
Thanks to @webcommsat and @lmurillo for working on items for the agenda and liaising with other teams. Thanks to @meher for following up on notes and actions.