Agenda: Polyglots Team Monthly Chat (Americas) – January 6th, 2021 (4:30 CDT)

Hello everyone! This is going to be the first meeting for this year for the Americas region! This meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 6th, 2021, 16:30 PM CDT in the #polyglots channel in the Making WordPress SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/..

See you there! 🙂

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Agenda: Polyglots Team Monthly Chat (Americas) – December 2nd, 2020 (4:30 CDT)

Hello everyone! It will be the last meeting for this year for the Americas region! This meeting will be held on Wednesday, December 2, 2020, 16:30 PM CDT in the #polyglots channel in the Making WordPress SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/..

  • Welcome
  • 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 https://make.wordpress.org/polyglots/teams/ stats
  • WordPress 5.6 RC2 – less than a week until the final release date
    • Remember to get your SVNSVN Apache Subversion (often abbreviated SVN, after its command name svn) is a software versioning and revision control system. Software developers use Subversion to maintain current and historical versions of files such as source code, web pages, and documentation. Its goal is to be a mostly compatible successor to the widely used Concurrent Versions System (CVS). WordPress core and the wordpress.org released code are all centrally managed through SVN. https://subversion.apache.org/. directory ready
    • BONUS: translate and/or spread the word about Enable jQuery Migrate Helper and Test jQuery Updates plugins
  • FYIs/Highlights
  • Open floor

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Agenda: Monthly Polyglots Chat (Americas) – Nov. 12, 2020 (16:30 CST)

Here’s the agenda for our (super delayed!) monthly chat.

This meeting will be held on Thursday, November 12, 2020, 16:30 CST in the #polyglots channel in the Making WordPress SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/..

  • 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 https://make.wordpress.org/polyglots/teams/ stats
  • WordPress 5.6
    • WordPress 5.6 is now ready to be translated!
    • November 17th is the deadline for final stringsString A string is a translatable part of the software. A translation consists of a multitude of localized strings..
    • The expected release date is December 8th.
  • The 2020 Polyglots Translator Research is now open.
    • The form should take roughly 5 minutes to fill out.
    • There is a template available to publish a translated announcement post on RosettaRosetta The code name of the theme for the local WordPress sites (eg. bg.wordpress.org is a “Rosetta” site). All locale specific WordPress sites are referred to as “Rosetta sites.” The name was inspired from the ancient Rosetta Stone, which contained more or less the same text in three different languages. sites.
  • Mini-translation packages proposal.
    • An update on potential next steps, i.e. identifying and auditing “high” priority strings after string freezeString freeze The term "string freeze" is used by the core team to mark the end of changes to the strings of an upcoming release. A string freeze also means that there will be no more strings added to the core project. Sometimes a string freeze has two phases a soft freeze and a hard freeze. A string freeze is announced on the Polyglots blog by the current release lead..
    • More feedback is still welcome on the post!
  • Open floor

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

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Polyglots Team Monthly Chat (Americas) Postponed (again, sorry!)

Hello dear Polyglots teamPolyglots Team Polyglots Team is a group of multilingual translators who work on translating plugins, themes, documentation, and front-facing marketing copy. https://make.wordpress.org/polyglots/teams/.! I’m truly sorry for the late notice, but I will have to postpone our meeting for tomorrow. So sorry about this! However, I’ll see you tomorrow without fail, at the same time! 🙂 See you all soon!

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Polyglots Team Monthly Chat (Americas) Postponed

Hola amigos! Olá amigos! Hello friends! Unfortunately we’ll have to postpone today’s Monthly Chat for the Americas Polyglots TeamPolyglots Team Polyglots Team is a group of multilingual translators who work on translating plugins, themes, documentation, and front-facing marketing copy. https://make.wordpress.org/polyglots/teams/., but fret not! As we will see you next week, on November 11th, same time! 🙂

Enjoy your week and see you soon! <3

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Agenda: Americas Polyglots Chat – August 5, 2020 (21:30 GMT)

Here’s the agenda for our monthly chat in American friendly time.

This meeting will be held at August 5, 2020, 21:30 UTC in the #polyglots channel in the “Making WordPress” SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/.. If you are not able to join at this time, then you can add any questions and/or comments you may have as a comment to this post and afterwards read the backlog in the Slack channel. (If you still haven’t joined “Making WordPress Slack”, please do it now via https://make.wordpress.org/chat/)

Leave a comment if you’d like to add something else to the agenda.

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Polyglots Team Monthly Chat (Americas) Postponed

Hello everyone!

Due to different commitments, we won’t be able to meet today as we previously stated, but I’ll be around at 4:30 PM CDT for a small office hours in case you want to talk about anything! If you’d like to discuss something, feel free to add a comment to this thread, and we can either bring it up during office hours or leave it for July’s meeting.

Thanks for your understanding! See you around!

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Polyglots Team Monthly Chat (Americas) for June Postponed

Hello dear Polyglots!

This is just a small post to let you know that for this time only, June’s Monthly Chat for the Americas region originally scheduled for June 3rd has been postponed for June 10th instead, since the community has a lot of events going on this week! (shout out to our friends in the APAC region! And another to the collaborators in WCEU!)

Have a safe, productive week, and see you next Tuesday! <3

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Agenda: Americas Polyglots Chat – May 6, 2020 (21:30 GMT)

Hello! Here’s the agenda for our monthly chat in American friendly time.

This meeting will be held at May 6, 2020, 21:30 UTC in the #polyglots channel in the “Making WordPress” SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/.. If you are not able to join at this time, then you can add any questions and/or comments you may have as a comment to this post and afterwards read the backlog in the Slack channel. (If you still haven’t joined “Making WordPress Slack”, please do it now via https://make.wordpress.org/chat/)

  • Weekly Polyglots’ stats
  • Mini drive to fix language-related bugs in WordPress coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. over the next few releases
    • Call for testers
    • Coordinate fixes for Language-related issues
  • Coordinated efforts among Spanish communities
  • Other news, achievements, questions (also known as “Open floor”).

Leave a comment if you’d like to add something else to the agenda.

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Agenda: Americas Polyglots Chat – March 4, 2020 (21:30 GMT)

Here’s the agenda for our monthly chat in American friendly time.

This meeting will be held at March 4, 2020, 21:30 UTC in the #polyglots channel in the “Making WordPress” SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/.. If you are not able to join at this time, then you can add any questions and/or comments you may have as a comment to this post and afterwards read the backlog in the Slack channel. (If you still haven’t joined “Making WordPress Slack”, please do it now via https://make.wordpress.org/chat/)

  • Weekly Polyglots’ stats
  • WordPress 5.4 has reached Release CandidateRelease Candidate A beta version of software with the potential to be a final product, which is ready to release unless significant bugs emerge. 1, which means we should soon see new stringsString A string is a translatable part of the software. A translation consists of a multitude of localized strings. to translate. Also, time to check that your 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 https://make.wordpress.org/polyglots/teams/’s directory in i18n.svn is either empty or has a branch for 5.4. These are some of the localesLocale 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 https://make.wordpress.org/polyglots/teams/ that will need to create a /branches/5.4/ folder by the time of the release:
  • @YordanSoares has organized in Venezuela a translation meeting for the next March, 14th.
  • We have a new member of the global mentor team.
  • Other news, achievements, questions (also known as “Open floor”).

Leave a comment if you’d like to add something else to the agenda.

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Agenda: Americas Polyglots Chat – January 8, 2020 (21:30 GMT)

Here’s the agenda for our third monthly chat in American friendly time. The first one taking place in 2020!

This meeting will be held at January 8, 2020, 21:30 UTC in the #polyglots channel in the “Making WordPress” SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/.. If you are not able to join at this time, then you can add any questions and/or comments you may have as a comment to this post and afterwards read the backlog in the Slack channel. (If you still haven’t joined “Making WordPress Slack”, please do it now via https://make.wordpress.org/chat/)

  • 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 https://make.wordpress.org/polyglots/teams/ stats
  • Spanish Slack
  • HelpHub i18nInternationalization Internationalization (sometimes shortened to I18N , meaning “I - eighteen letters -N”) is the process of planning and implementing products and services so that they can easily be adapted to specific local languages and cultures, a process called localization. This is the process of making software translatable. Information about Internationalization for developers can be found in the Developer’s handbooks.
  • For 2020: Measuring Polyglots Team Success (feedback welcome!)
  • Achievements & Open Floor

Leave a comment if you’d like to add something else to the agenda.

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Agenda: Americas Polyglots Chat – December 4, 2019 (21:30 GMT)

Here’s the agenda for our second monthly chat in an American friendly time!

This meeting will be held at December 4, 2019, 21:30 UTC in the #polyglots channel in the “Making WordPress” SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/.. If you are not able to join at this time, then you can add any questions and/or comments you may have as a comment to this post and afterwards read the backlog in the Slack channel. (If you still haven’t joined “Making WordPress Slack”, please do it now via https://make.wordpress.org/chat/)

  • 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 https://make.wordpress.org/polyglots/teams/ stats
  • Spanish Slack
  • Follow up of previous meeting topics:
  • HelpHub i18nInternationalization Internationalization (sometimes shortened to I18N , meaning “I - eighteen letters -N”) is the process of planning and implementing products and services so that they can easily be adapted to specific local languages and cultures, a process called localization. This is the process of making software translatable. Information about Internationalization for developers can be found in the Developer’s handbooks.
  • For 2020: Measuring Polyglots Team Success (feedback welcome!)
  • Achievements & Open Floor

Leave a comment if you’d like to add something else to the agenda.

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Agenda: Americas Polyglots Chat – November 6, 2019 (21:30 GMT)

Here’s the agenda for our first monthly chat in an American friendly time!

This meeting will be held at November 6, 2019, 21:30 UTC in the #polyglots channel in the “Making WordPress” SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/.. If you are not able to join at this time, then you can add any questions and/or comments you may have as a comment to this post and afterwards read the backlog in the Slack channel. We plan to have this meeting the first Wednesday every month.
(If you still haven’t joined “Making WordPress Slack”, please do it now via https://make.wordpress.org/chat/)

Leave a comment if you’d like to add something else to the agenda.

New Locale Requests authors pinged above and everyone else willing to participate will be very welcomed!

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