Design Team Updates 14 August 2020

Since the last update, the team met on Wednesdays as per usual time at 18:00 UTC. We had two weekly meetings as well as CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. and GutenbergGutenberg The Gutenberg project is the new Editor Interface for WordPress. The editor improves the process and experience of creating new content, making writing rich content much simpler. It uses ‘blocks’ to add richness rather than shortcodes, custom HTML etc. triage. You can read meeting notes below

Next meetings coming up:

Core/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.: Monday 16:30 UTC
Gutenberg: Tuesday 16:00 UTC

The design meetings are on Wednesdays at 18.00 UTC.

Calls for help


  • Core/meta and Gutenberg triage meetings will be shortened to 30 mins during the month of August due to holidays
  • We worked on the design for the About page for WP 5.5
  • The design team will start working on a style guide for 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.