Design team monthly recap, July 16th 2018

The design team have been up to a lot the past month. Weekly meetings have continued at:

Ticket triage Monday’s from 16.30-17.00 UTC
Weekly Meeting on Wednesday’s from 17.00-18.00 UTC

The weekly meeting agenda and meeting notes are published on our team page for more detailed insights into our activity.

As a team we are starting to focus on bigger projects for 1-2 months, the focus right now is on-boarding.

Points of note

  • We continue to collect responses in the document here.
  • The team is trying a simplified meeting agenda focusing on inbox, calls for design, topic of week and open floor.
  • There is a triage training session on 6th August for those that want to learn more.
  • Design for page “Create a Website” on The community site where WordPress code is created and shared by the users. This is where you can download the source code for WordPress core, plugins and themes as well as the central location for community conversations and organization. on Design team is now done and work is going on for 2 versions by @cathibosco.
  • 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 icons are complete!
  • @estelaris has completed the training team inforgraphic.
  • @kjellr posted about a revision to the page.
  • There were updates from WordCampWordCamp WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress. They're one of the places where the WordPress community comes together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. Learn more. Europe including an exploration of the sidebar and summary. @boemedia and @joshuawold lead the design team on the day.
  • The team met with Sarah James from 10up who has worked on the awesome SketchPress: and @garusky The idea is to work all contribute to SketchPress as it’s so useful for the team.
  • @joen posted about his explorations and feelings on Sketch libraries.
  • Andi did some pages.


This month triage has focused both on the 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./UXUX UX is an acronym for User Experience - the way the user uses the UI. Think ‘what they are doing’ and less about how they do it. and also 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.. The team spent 2 weeks on meta triage clearing the backlog.