WordCamp Europe 2020 – Mobile Team Plans and Call for Ideas

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. Europe 2020 – Online edition is only 3 weeks away! The mobile team will host a virtual table at the 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 the 4th of June. We have some ideas of the tasks we can work on with seasoned or new contributors around the WordPress mobile apps:

  • Introduction to and simple fixes in the 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. https://wordpress.org/gutenberg/ mobile editor.
  • Simple UIUI UI is an acronym for User Interface - the layout of the page the user interacts with. Think ‘how are they doing that’ and less about what they are doing. and UXUX UX is an acronym for User Experience - the way the user uses the UI. Think ‘what they are doing’ and less about how they do it. fixes throughout the app.
  • 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) improvements.
  • Mobile specific Internationalization fixes or updates.

Share your ideas!

We want to hear from you in the comments! Please share your ideas for tasks you want to work on at the Contributor Day.

If you’re looking for inspiration or feedback, contact us in the #mobile channel on Slack! You might also want to have a look at some Good First Issues for WordPress Android, Good First Issues for WordPress iOS, and Good First Issues for Gutenberg Mobile.

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