We are a group of volunteers who review and approve themes submitted to be included in the official WordPress Theme directory.
We do license, security, and code quality reviews.
We help build and maintain default themes.
The primary focus of the team is to help theme authors transition to blockBlockBlock is the abstract term used to describe units of markup that, composed together, form the content or layout of a webpage using the WordPress editor. The idea combines concepts of what in the past may have achieved with shortcodes, custom HTML, and embed discovery into a single consistent API and user experience.-based themes.
Themes are recommended to support comments, including nested comments and comment navigation. If comments are not supported, the team recommends that this is documented as a limitation, in the theme readme file.
For classic themes, WordPress outputs the following CSSCSSCSS is an acronym for cascading style sheets. This is what controls the design or look and feel of a site. classes that themes are recommended to style:
Include support for the standard avatarAvatarAn avatar is an image or illustration that specifically refers to a character that represents an online user. It’s usually a square box that appears next to the user’s name. functions, get_avatar() or wp_list_comments()
Themes are recommended to not include their own favicon or site icon. Favicons are handled by the Site Icon setting in the customizerCustomizerTool 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. since WordPress version 4.3.