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Please join us at 19:30 UTC in the #training SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at channel for our weekly meeting!

Today’s Agenda

  1. Updates on lesson plans in progress
    Drafts in Progress
  • Introduction to GutenbergGutenberg The Gutenberg project is the new Editor Interface for WordPress. The editor improves the process and experience of creating new content, making writing rich content much simpler. It uses ‘blocks’ to add richness rather than shortcodes, custom HTML etc. – Page Carbajal
  • General History of WordPress – Jesse Owens
  • Local InstallLocal Install A local install of WordPress is a way to create a staging environment by installing a LAMP or LEMP stack on your local computer. – Ibrahim Rumani
  • What is Contact Form 7 – Regina Foo
  • Introduction to the Theme Review Process – Chetan Satsiya
  • RSS Feeds – Taylor Lasseigne
  • Categories vs. Tags – Julie Kuehl
  • Forking plans and submitting pull requests – Zach Skaggs
  • Train the Trainers on the Speaker Lessons – Jill Binder

Copyediting in Progress

  • Content Editor Overview – Afzal Multani
  • Lesson plans needing drafting / copyediting / testing
  • Style guide
    • Update – Don Kiely
  • Open announcements / discussion
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