Theme review team weekly notes The logs are…

Theme review team weekly notes

The logs are here:


  • Both weekly meetings are to be paused due to holidays, next one is the 6th January 2015.
  • During the holidays a lot of us are taking time out to spend with family and recharge. The rate of themes should slow down, but this is a notice that queues may be a little longer due to this seasonal time. We’ll all attack things in the New Year and hit the queues.
  • All new themes because of the requirement about translations should now have the translation-ready tag.
  • We’re going to be holding monthly Q&A learnups. Our first one will be on Options and the CustomizerCustomizer Tool built into WordPress core that hooks into most modern themes. You can use it to preview and modify many of your site’s appearance settings. and have a panel arranged by @greenshady. This will be sometime in January. The next one, we are thinking should be accessibilityAccessibility Accessibility (commonly shortened to a11y) refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people with disabilities. The concept of accessible design ensures both “direct access” (i.e. unassisted) and “indirect access” meaning compatibility with a person’s assistive technology (for example, computer screen readers). (
  • A big thanks to anyone that’s reviewed this year, we’ve come a long way as a team and every review matters.