Core Team Update – July 3, 2023


  • CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. DevChat not held this week, as a 6.3 Bug Scrub happened instead.
  • Editor chat held on Jun 28th.

Code Overview

  • Core: A Week in Core (TracTrac Trac is the place where contributors create issues for bugs or feature requests much like GitHub. and svn):
    • 88 commits by 16 committers.
    • 143 contributors with 18 new contributors.
    • 87 tickets created.
    • 19 tickets reopened.
    • 115 tickets closed.
  • 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.