Plugins Directory Team Update for 03/25/13

Highlights from the week:

  • New team member Kailey Lampert has begun work alongside us in the trenches, so some 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 authors will start to see emails from her.
  • Volume is down slightly this week.
  • I believe my run as primary team repTeam Rep A Team Rep is a person who represents the Make WordPress team to the rest of the project, make sure issues are raised and addressed as needed, and coordinates cross-team efforts. should be coming to a close soon, so expect Pippin Williamson to take over the role and perform team updates in the next week or two.

Plugins Directory stats for the last week:

  • Requested : 173
  • Rejected : 39
  • Closed: 15
  • Approved: 106
  • Commits by plugin authors: 3,376
  • Currently in the request queue: 81 (8 older than one week; 52 with no replies)

Plugins support email stats for the last week:

  • New: 98 (92 closed, 6 still open)
  • Currently open: 12 (1 with no activity in the last week)