Agenda: Weekly Polyglots Chat – Jan. 27, 2021 (6:00 UTC)

Here’s the agenda for our weekly chat.

This meeting will be held at Wednesday, January 27, 2021, 6:00 GMT in the #polyglots channel in the Making WordPress SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at

  • Welcomes
  • Weekly 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
  • WordPress 5.7 (BetaBeta A pre-release of software that is given out to a large group of users to trial under real conditions. Beta versions have gone through alpha testing in-house and are generally fairly close in look, feel and function to the final product; however, design changes often occur as part of the process. 1 Release in one week)
  • Learn WordPress status clarification
    • 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. Translation: it’s not possible to apply the translation to the site yet
    • Language vs Locale: Please share your thoughts on the Learn WP site setup: should your locale have a site on its own, or is it ok to be combined with other variants (e.g. can we have one site for fr_FR/fr_CA/fr_BE?)
  • Feedback due date for Proposal: Polyglots Team Plans for 2021 is January 31st
  • Welcome Slackbot for newcomers added to #polyglots channel
  • Android App stringsString A string is a translatable part of the software. A translation consists of a multitude of localized strings.: there are some strings added by mistake, and to be removed soon
  • Open floor / Achievement

If you have any additions to the agenda, please share them in the comments.

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