The Marketing team promotes WordPress to current and future users and contributors. We create and amplify campaigns to support the growth of the WordPress project.
Update: link to beginning of the meeting on the Make WordPress SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/. in the Marketing Channel
- (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 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. https://github.com/ to help prepare the live session.
- Updates relating to other Make Teams:
- CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. (including releases, FSE)
- Documentation team has a new workflow for reporting issues, using a new GitHub Repository
- Polyglot-related marketing: WordPress Translation Day running from 1 to 30 September 2021
- WPTD social for local events
- Global events promo’s
- Call for photos
- Any other Marketing Team business
- Diary Dates
- Please note this week there will be no coffee break as we are still reviewing everyone’s preferred dates and times.
If you need accessibilityAccessibility 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.