Community Meeting Recap (Mar 15th)



  • Changes to the sound categoryCategory The 'category' taxonomy lets you group posts / content together that share a common bond. Categories are pre-defined and broad ranging. [ref]
  • A11yAccessibility 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). ( fix for a double ring on focus around icon buttons by a new contributor 🎉 [ref]
  • Pinia migrationMigration Moving the code, database and media files for a website site from one server to another. Most typically done when changing hosting companies. PRs [ref]
  • TypeScript migration PRs [ref, ref]
  • Talkback proxy changes [ref]
  • Removal of the usage analytics code [ref]
  • Caching the audio waveforms in the APIAPI An API or Application Programming Interface is a software intermediary that allows programs to interact with each other and share data in limited, clearly defined ways. [ref]
  • Update of Django to version 4 in the API [ref]

In Progress

  • End-to-end test dockerization PR needs a second review [ref]
  • Add parameter to exclude certain sources in the API [ref]
  • Fix mature content report submission [ref]
  • Tweaks to the Image Details page [ref]
  • Convert more utils to TypeScript [ref]


  • Unrestricted rate limit model [ref]
  • Add 3D models as an “additional source” (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. search only view) in the content switcher [ref]
  • Addition of model_3d meta sources [ref]
  • Addition of video as a meta source [ref]

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