Training Team Updates for October 21, 2016

This week we focused on a developing a plan to revise our copyediting process, taking into consideration a broader conversation about the topic we had last week. that Updates from this week are available in this week’s meeting notes.

We currently have a bunch of plans in progress:

Currently Writing
CustomizerCustomizer Tool built into WordPress core that hooks into most modern themes. You can use it to preview and modify many of your site’s appearance settings.: Menus/ assigned
Templates/ assigned
Themes/Plugins Relationships/ assigned
Customizer: Site Icons and Logos/ assigned
Basic Theme Configuration/ assigned
Theme Documentation/ assigned
How to Find Theme-Specific Documentation/
Customizer: HeaderHeader The header of your site is typically the first thing people will experience. The masthead or header art located across the top of your page is part of the look and feel of your website. It can influence a visitor’s opinion about your content and you/ your organization’s brand. It may also look different on different screen sizes. and Background Images/ assigned
Theme Troubleshooting/
Theme 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). (
Theme Internationalization/

Currently Copyediting
What is Contact Form 7 / assigned
What is Google XML Sitemap / assigned
building a sitemap for a site /
Improving Your Site’s Performance /  assigned
What is W3 Total Cache /
Dashboard Icons (higher priority than the others) / assigned
Help Regenerate Thumbnails /
Template Tour / assigned
Customizer: Static Front PageStatic Front Page A WordPress website can have a dynamic blog-like front page, or a “static front page” which is used to show customized content. Typically this is the first page you see when you visit a site url, like for example. vs. Content Feed/ assigned

A full list of plans that are ready to test is located here: