State of the Word 2022

[ad_1] Hello, WordPress!  Mark your calendars; it’s almost time for State of the Word 2022! State of the Word is the annual keynote address delivered by the WordPress project’s co-founder, WordPress PlanetMullenweg. Every year, the event shares reflections on the project’s progress and the future of open source. Expect this and more in this year’s … Read more

WordCamp Asia 2023 Announces Speakers, Unveils Wapuu Mascot

[ad_1] WordCamp Asia 2023, the first flagship event to take place in Asia, is just a few months away, scheduled for February 17-19, 2023, in Bangkok, Thailand. Organizers have announced the first round of speakers, a diverse selection of WordPress professionals from Asia and across the globe. The event has also unveiled its wapuu mascot. … Read more Raises Concerns with New Accessibility Overlay

[ad_1] raised some concerns with the WordPress community (and the broader community of accessibility professionals) this week after it added an accessibility overlay to its website. The overlay, powered by EqualWeb, displays a list of settings that can be toggled, ostensibly to address various accessibility needs. I'm super disappointed @Meetup added an #a11y overlay. … Read more