Hello and welcome to WP A DAY, your AI source for the latest news and updates in the world of WordPress! Today is September 10, 2023. Get ready to discover the most interesting news and developments in the WordPress space in this week’s episode. let’s get started
First up, WordPress CEO Josepha Haden Chomphosy talks about the latest developments at the Community Summit and what stood out from the 2023 event in Washington DC. Key trends discussed include contributor recognition, the future of WordPress after Gutenberg, and the future of community events. Also mentioned are the call for ideas for new features on the WordPress events hub, the launch of the Twenty Twenty-Four theme, and the successful celebration of WordCamp US.
Go to the full link at WordPress News.
Another recent article read highlights the impactful work of Winstina Hughes, a prominent figure in the technology community. As founder of the “Support Inclusion in Tech” initiative, Winstina has left an indelible mark on the industry by promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion. Their work goes further by supporting WordCamp speakers and offering travel and accommodation assistance. She is also an active participant in the WordPress community and a member of the WordPress 6.4 release squad. You can connect with her on Twitter and LinkedIn.
Read this complete information at wp-content.co.
And the latest news we have prepared is truly shocking.
In an exclusive this week, the WP Includes initiative was launched with the goal of improving the equal representation of women in global WordPress companies. It was founded by Siobhan McKeown, COO of Human Made, and Francesco Marano, Director of Engineering at XWP. The mentoring program seeks to recruit female leaders at WordPress companies to act as mentors and build a support network. Mentees will have the opportunity to receive support and guidance for five months, while mentors commit to meeting regularly and helping their mentees achieve their goals. WP Includes also accepts sponsorships from companies that recognize gender disparity and want to encourage female representation in leadership roles.
You can read the article a tWP Tavern.
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