Plugins Directory Team Update for 02/11/13

Highlights from the week:

  • Still working on the backlog.
  • Miscellaneous improvements to internal tools.
  • Mika posted to make/plugins imploring 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 developers that communicate with Twitter to do so using the v1.1 APIAPI An API or Application Programming Interface is a software intermediary that allows programs to interact with each other and share data in limited, clearly defined ways. and not the soon-to-be-discontinued v1.0 API. Newly requested plugins will not be accepted if they use the v1.0 API.

Plugins Directory stats for the last week:

  • Requested : 213
  • Rejected : 38
  • Closed: 10
  • Approved: 135
  • Commits by plugin authors: 3,106
  • Currently in the request queue: 68 (11 older than one week; 13 with no replies)

Plugins support email stats for the last week:

  • New: 92 (85 closed, 7 still open)
  • Currently open: 20 (7 with no activity in the last week)