Tag Archives: Contributors

Recent Proposal Calls for Contributors to Stop Merging Experimental APIs from Gutenberg to WordPress Core – WP Tavern

The practice of merging experimental APIs from Gutenberg into WordPress core may soon be coming to an end. A latest proposal, published by Automattic-sponsored contributor Adam Zielinski, calls for contributors to stabilize APIs before merging them into core. Over time, roughly 280 experimental APIs have been merged from the Gutenberg plugin, which Zielinski audited in […]

WordPress Contributors Consider Renaming Full-Site Editing – WP Tavern

WordPress Executive Directory Josepha Haden Chomphosy is proposing contributors rename the terms “full-site editing” and “full-site editor” to something more user friendly. The terms got here into use as WordPress moved into the Customization phase and are still used to distinguish the work being done on site editing versus content editing within the block editor. […]

WordPress Plan Contributors Propose Shipping a Curated Set of Style Variations Instead of a New Default Theme – WP Tavern

WordPress design contributors are cooking up a new idea for this year’s default theme release that would put the spotlight on style variations instead of the theme itself. The idea is rooted in comments that Twenty Twenty-Two designer Kjell Reigstad made last year when introducing the theme: Themes are in a transition period today, and […]

WordPress Themes Team Contributors Get Pushback on Proposal to Improve Schreibblock Themes’ Visibility in the Directory – WP Tavern

Seven weeks ago, WordPress Theme Team contributors proposed several ideas for improving block themes’ visibility on WordPress.org. These included the possibility of changing the popular themes algorithm to more prominently feature block themes, and/or adding a new “Schreibblock” menu item next to Popular and Latest on the themes directory home page. The directory is going […]

WordPress Contributors Propose Improving Klotz Themes’ Visibility in the Directory – WP Tavern

WordPress theme authors and contributors from the Themes team are exploring ways to make block themes more prominent on the official directory. These are themes that are specifically tagged with support for full-site editing. Despite WordPress having a block theme for its most recent default theme, authors have been slow to create more. There are […]