Docs Team Update 8th February 2013

Last Week

  • work on the handbooks continues. There’s a discussion going on amongst the 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-party dev guys about whether they should write in GDocs or on make/docs. I’m happy for them to go with whatever they prefer.
  • 2 new pages have been added to the CCH, and another is ready to go.
  • the handbooks style guide is complete.
  • @JerrySarcastic has posted a mockup that for the handbooks layout. It’s currently being discussed. If anyone with design experience (or who’s just interested) wants to get involved with the discussion feel free to chime in.

This Week

  • there has been discussion about creating an Admin UIUI UI is an acronym for User Interface - the layout of the page the user interacts with. Think ‘how are they doing that’ and less about what they are doing. style guide for the coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress., plugin and theme dev manuals. The next stage is to get in touch with representatives from various teams to discuss the best way to approach this.
  • check with @rmccue & @duck_ to see where things are with the parser
  • continue with handbooks
  • Tuesday meeting with Polyglots to see how we can move their handbook forward
  • create a spreadsheet to track Codex redirects