Themes team update August 09, 2022

i) 🎟 Theme directory stats


  • 0 new tickets are waiting for review.
    • 0 tickets are older than 4 weeks
    • 0 tickets are older than 2 weeks
    • 0 tickets are older than 1 week
    • 0 tickets are older than 3 days
  • 32 tickets are assigned.
    • 0 tickets are older than 4 weeks
    • 1 tickets are older than 2 weeks
    • 9 tickets are older than 1 week
    • 26 tickets are older than 3 days
  • 0 are approved but are waiting to be made live.

In the past 7 days,

  • 430 tickets were opened
  • 429 tickets were closed
    • 419 tickets were made live.
      • 22 new Themes were made live.
      • 397 Theme updates were made live.
      • 0 more were approved but are waiting to be made live.
    • 10 tickets were not-approved.
    • 0 tickets were closed-newer-version-uploaded.

Note: These stats include both the new theme tickets and updated theme tickets as well.

Number of reviewers: 4

ii) 💻 BlockBlock Block is the abstract term used to describe units of markup that, composed together, form the content or layout of a webpage using the WordPress editor. The idea combines concepts of what in the past may have achieved with shortcodes, custom HTML, and embed discovery into a single consistent API and user experience. Theme Stats

  • 4 Block themes are live in past 7 days
  • 2 Block themes are currently reviewing
  • We have 112 Block Themes in the themes repository.

iii) 📝 Documentation Issue

Draft of the post on how to transfer the ownership of the theme is ready for review. #391 issue in GitHubGitHub GitHub is a website that offers online implementation of git repositories that can easily be shared, copied and modified by other developers. Public repositories are free to host, private repositories require a paid subscription. GitHub introduced the concept of the ‘pull request’ where code changes done in branches by contributors can be reviewed and discussed before being merged be the repository owner. Themes related documentation issues link.

iv) ✏️ Create Block Theme 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

This tools is developed by 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. to help for creating block themes. This tool can create standalone block themes and child themes.

  • 12 Issues and 1 pull request in GitHub.
  • 100+ active installs.

v) 💡HelpScout Stats

In the past 7 days,

Email Conversations 19Messages Received 19
Replies Sent 7Emails Created 0
Resolved 7Resolved on First Reply 100%

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