GitHub Labels

Below is a list of GitHub labels used by the team. Most labels are intended to only be used in a specific project. Project-specific labels are prefaced with a [Category]. Here are the list of 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. projects, and the categoryCategory The 'category' taxonomy lets you group posts / content together that share a common bond. Categories are pre-defined and broad ranging. of labels used in them.

  • LearnWP Content – Development: [Content]
  • LearnWP Content – Feedback: [Content]
  • LearnWP Content – Localization: [Content]
  • LearnWP Topic Vetting: [Content]
  • LearnWP Website Development: [Component], [Dev], [Type]
  • Training Team Administration: [Admin]

The team uses GitHub labels in workflows and automations. If any Faculty would like to create/delete/modify a label, please start a conversation with the team first and consider what team procedures will need to be modified as a result of the change.

Multi Project Labels

Label nameDescriptionProjects in use
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). ( or enhancement related to accessibility.Multi
Awaiting TriageIssues awaiting triage. See Training Team handbook for how to triage issues.Multi
hacktoberfestTo mark issues for the Hacktoberfest event each October.Multi
Priority – HighHigh priority issue.Multi
Priority – LowLow priority issue.Multi
Priority – MediumMedium priority issue.Multi
Self-AssignedIssues self-assigned using a GitHub workflow.Multi

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Project-Specific Labels

Label nameDescriptionProjects in use
[Admin] AgendaAgenda for weekly Training Team meetings.Administration
[Admin] HandbookImprovements or additions to the Training Team HandbookAdministration
[Component] Content Developer issues related to the content on Learn.Website Development
[Component] EnvironmentWebsite development issues related to Learn’s local environment, or needs 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. team involvement.Website Development
[Component] Learn PluginPlugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the Plugin Directory or can be cost-based plugin from a third-partyWebsite development issues related to the Learn plugin.Website Development
[Component] Learn ThemeWebsite development issues related to the Learn theme.Website Development
[Component] SenseiWebsite development issues related to the Sensei plugin installed on Learn.Website Development
[Content] Faculty AuthorContent development issue where the content creator is a Faculty member.Content – Development
[Content] FeedbackFeedback provided about content on Learn.Content – Feedback
[Content] Needs Co-hostOnline Workshops in need of a co-host.Content – Development
[Content] Needs SMEContent development issues requiring a Subject Matter Expert to vet the topic.Topic Vetting
[Content] Needs Translation ReviewerLocalized content that requires a Translation Reviewer assigned.Content – Localization
[Content] PublishedMarks closed issues as content that was actually published.Content – Development
[Content] TranslationTranslation of existing content.Content – Localization
[Dev] Has PRWebsite related issue that also has a related pull request.Website Development
[Dev] In ProgressWebsite development issue actively being worked on.Website Development
[Dev] Needs RefreshPull request needing a refresh.Website Development
[Dev] Needs ReviewPull request needing a review.Website Development
[Dev] Needs TestingWebsite development issues needing testing.Website Development
[Type] BugSomething isn’t working on the Learn website.Website Development
[Type] EnhancementNew feature request for the Learn website.Website Development
[Type] Good First IssueGood website development issue for new contributors.Website Development

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