Agenda for the Polyglots chat on September 21st

Hey everyone,

Here’s an agenda for the polyglots chat today.

  • 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
  • Tech update – upcoming GlotPressGlotPress GlotPress is the translation management software that powers More information is available at release, testing team sites, etc
  • Support for non-latin characters in Twenty Seventeen – call for development help
  • Global WordPress translation day – organising spreadsheet is ready, date is November 12th, let’s get going and start signing up events and planning sessions. Here are some roles you can take on:
    • Local organiser – organise an event in your city
    • Remote event organiser – take on helping people speaking your language from a remote location in set hours
    • Speaker – do a session about translating WordPress in your language
    • Reaching out to local communities and encouraging them to organise a local event
    • Helping figure out the sessions – what sessions did we have last time, what sessions do we want this time
    • Promo video – you can take on the role of reaching out to people and gathering the videos
    • Promo video production – create the video from the videos everyone sends
  • Open discussion

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