September 13th Support Team Meeting Summary

General announcements

WordPress 4.9.9 has been given a tentative release date of November 5th. This is subject to change, but is the current working date.

Checking in with international liaisons

Members of the Russian, Hindi, Dutch, Brazilian, Urdu, Swedish, German and Spanish communities were part of this weeks meeting, letting us know things are going well in their respective communities as well.

Open floor

The 404 page on the forums isn’t very helpful, as many things may have happened to a topic before you end up on this page. Adding a bit more information will help users going forward. We’ll be ticketing this and following up on the 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. TracTrac Trac is the place where contributors create issues for bugs or feature requests much like GitHub.

At WordCampWordCamp WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress. They're one of the places where the WordPress community comes together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. Learn more. US this year, we’ll be doing another of our onboarding sessions. If there are items you feel should be included please reach out to @zoonini or @bethannon1 and they’ll help facilitate this!


@abdullahramzan, @anevins, @bcworkz, @bemdesign, @benlumia007, @bethannon1, @binarywc, @builtbynorthby, @clorith, @contentiskey, @felipeelia, @fernandot, @fierevere, @firoz2456, @hardeepasrani, @ipstenu, @jcastaneda, @jdembowski, @joyously, @numeeja, @raduconstantin, @RDD, @sergeybiryukov, @sterndata, @t-p, @tobifjellner, @tokyobiyori, @zodiac1978 and @zoonini attended.

Read the meeting transcript in the Slack archives. (A Slack account is required)

Change will not come if we wait for some other person of if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.

President Obama