WordCamp US 2023 Contributor Day

Hello and welcome!

Thank you for joining the Marketing Team for WordCampWordCamp 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 2023 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 https://make.wordpress.org/ There are many teams that people can participate in, each with a different focus. https://2017.us.wordcamp.org/contributor-day/ https://make.wordpress.org/support/handbook/getting-started/getting-started-at-a-contributor-day/. on Thursday, August 24! We’ve prepared activities for both new and experienced contributors to join in on the day. See the schedule for WCUS Contributor Day day here.

We will be hosting our Coffee and Collaboration Session at 18:30 UTC so that people who couldn’t attend WordCamp US can still participate remotely!

Table Lead: Sé Reed (@sereedmedia), Nyasha Green (@ngreennc)

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/. Monitor: TBA

Coffee and Collaboration Coordinator: TBA

Marketing Team Mission

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.

Are you new to the Marketing Team?

Thanks for joining! Your first step is to get setup using the tools that the Marketing Team uses to operate:

  • Make WordPress Slack
  • Marketing 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/
  • Google Docs (shared links)

(If you want more onboarding assistance, check out the Training Team’s Getting Started – The Training Team Onboarding Program)

Check out the Marketing Project Board

The Marketing Project Board is a great place to find tasks to work on:

Review Good First Issues

Check out the Good First Issues label on GitHub

Submit Marketing Ideas

Do you have ideas for the Marketing Team?

Please put ANY of your thoughts, ideas, or questions in this GitHub issue:

Put your WordPress Marketing Ideas here! #282

Do you have experience working with the Marketing Team?

You are awesome and you know the drill! This is a great opportunity to work collaboratively! Please tackle some of the long-standing or more complex GitHub issues.


Start Here! New Marketing Team Contributor Issue for WordCamp US Contributor Day – August 24, 2023

Before you go!

At the end of your Contributor Day, we’d love to get your feedback. Please fill out our WCUS 2023 Contributor Day survey.