Agenda for the Polyglots chat for Feb 25

Happy Wednesday!

Time for the weekly chat agenda, about an hour to the EU chat, so feel free to join us in #Polyglots on SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at for today’s discussion.

Short agenda

  • LocaleLocale Locale = language version, often a combination of a language code and a region code, for instance es_MX denotes Spanish as it’s used in Mexico. A list of all locales supported by WordPress in stats after the 4.1.1 release
  • Tech stats / updates
  • Theme Directory Theme is in and ready to translate
  • New kids on the blockBlock Block is the abstract term used to describe units of markup that, composed together, form the content or layout of a webpage using the WordPress editor. The idea combines concepts of what in the past may have achieved with shortcodes, custom HTML, and embed discovery into a single consistent API and user experience. – there are more new projects added to The platform for contributing to the translation of WordPress core, themes and plugins. that we can start to work on:
    • Debug Bar pluginPlugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the Plugin Directory or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party
    • User switcher
    • Theme Check