Sustainability Chat Summary, September 22, 2023

The WordPress Sustainability Chat meeting took place on 22-09-2023 11:00 UTC on the Sustainability channel of Make WordPress Slack.


You can check the initial agenda here. We finally discuss about:

  1. Team RepTeam Rep A Team Rep is a person who represents the Make WordPress team to the rest of the project, make sure issues are raised and addressed as needed, and coordinates cross-team efforts. voting tool. was finally the tool chosen for the current Team Rep voting process. We’ll hopefully work on a better process for next time.
  2. Encouraging more sustainable traveling to WCEU Torino. We talked of, first of all, gathering resources and tools that help attendees to travel in a more sustainable way, and also developing strategies that motivate them to do so from other points of view such as networking or socializing with other attendees. And secondly, to shape the content in collaboration with the WCEU organizing team.
  3. Establishing timezone friendly meetings. Waiting for discussing this.
  4. GitHubGitHub GitHub is a website that offers online implementation of git repositories that can easily be shared, copied and modified by other developers. Public repositories are free to host, private repositories require a paid subscription. GitHub introduced the concept of the ‘pull request’ where code changes done in branches by contributors can be reviewed and discussed before being merged be the repository owner. as a team managing system. GitHub will be one of the tools for managing the team in addition to P2P2 P2 or O2 is the term people use to refer to the Make WordPress blog. It can be found at (decisions), Slack (discussions) and, maybe, Google Docs. Still open to comments and suggestions. Anyway, our GitHub repository has to be properly setting up.
  5. Team Roles. Call for contributors for some specific tasks.


You can find the attendance thread here:

Next meeting

We look forward to seeing you next 29-09-2023 11:00 UTC. If you have any suggestions for the next meeting agenda, please, drop them on the Sustainability channel or leave a comment on this post.