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WPCampus Slack channels

With so many unique conversations, we aim to keep topics segmented into topic-focused channels.

The following is a complete list of our public Slack channels. Find the channel that’s right for your question or area of focus.

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List of WPCampus Slack channels

There are 47 channels.

general

Topic:We'd love to hear about any project or work successes you've had recently.
Purpose:This channel is for central communication and announcements. To invite new members to the Slack team, have them fill out our membership form.

introductions

Topic:We encourage all new members to say hello and share a little bit about themselves.
Purpose:We encourage all new members to say hello and share a little bit about themselves. It’s a great way for everyone to learn about new members and for you to introduce yourself to our workspace.

jobs

Topic:This channel is for job searching and postings.
Purpose:A place to list Higher Ed related job postings.

planning

Topic:Follow the WPCampus Planning Blog to be informed of all planning activity, announcements, requests for feedback, and any information related to planning.
Purpose:A place for anyone interested to help discuss, share ideas, and plan our community.

accessibility

Purpose:A place for us to discuss and share all things accessibility!

2021-attendees

Purpose:A place for attendees of WPCampus 2021 Online to chat and connect.

2021-sponsor-5-degrees-branding

Purpose:A place to chat with 5 Degrees Branding about their organization and services.

2021-sponsor-campuspress

Purpose:A place to chat with CampusPress about their organization and services.

2021-sponsor-edupack

Purpose:A place to chat with Edupack about their organization and services.

2021-sponsor-inmotion-hosting

Purpose:A place to chat with InMotion Hosting about their organization and services.

2021-sponsor-pantheon

Purpose:A place to chat with Pantheon about their organization and services.

2021-sponsor-platformsh

Purpose:A place to chat with Platform.sh about their organization and services.

2021-tech-test

Purpose:A place to chat about the WPCampus 2021 StreamYard technology test taking place on June 30, 2021.

academichealthcenters

Purpose:Talk about life at an academic medical center

cp-goodpractice-ideas

Purpose:Share what you are doing in your schools here

development

Purpose:A place for developers to share experiences and ask questions.

diversity-inclusion

Topic:Meetings for this committee take place on the third Thursday of every month at 1 p.m. CST.
Purpose:Home of the WPCampus Diversity and Inclusion committee. Resources and conversation about Diversity & Inclusion in the WPCampus community.

divi

Purpose:Everything about divi

docker

Purpose:You get a container and you get a container!

drupal

Purpose:For folks to talk about Drupal

emojipalooza

Purpose:Ask about emoji, talk about emoji, talk *only* in emoji, do your thing.

events

Purpose:A place for the group to share and discuss events, WPCampus and otherwise.

fse

Topic:Full Site Editing: Fallout or Fantastic?
Purpose:Full Site Editing

github

Purpose:I believe this was originally created to post Github notifications from our repos. But it hasn’t been used in a while. Feel free to use it to chat about Github if you like.

integrations

Purpose:Discussion area for integrating services (Kaltura, Blackboard, etc.) and APIs with WordPress. Questions, recommendations, issues, announcements, and opinions welcome!

mascots

Topic:Please share the name of your mascot, a photo of your mascot, and a link to a webpage with more info about your mascot!
Purpose:Please share the name of your mascot, a photo of your mascot, and a link to a webpage with more info about your mascot!

multisite

Purpose:We’re talking about campus multi-sites and the processes, development, and collaboration we can accomplish with it! :muscle:

office-equipment

Topic:Desk chairs and ergonomic mice and mechanical keyboards and monitors and standing desks, etc
Purpose:A place to talk about desk chairs and ergonomic keyboards and any other office equipment you need.

offtopic

Purpose:A place for folks to talk about non-higher ed WordPress topics.

performance-front-end

Purpose:A place to chat about front-end performance.

plugins

Purpose:Discussion area for Wordpress Plugins. Questions, recommendations, issues, announcements, and opinions welcome!

publishing

Purpose:A place to talk about publishing and online textbooks.

random

Topic:Non-work banter and water cooler conversation
Purpose:A place for non-work-related flimflam, faffing, hodge-podge or jibber-jabber you'd prefer to keep out of more focused work-related channels.

rfp

Purpose:This channel is a place to only post RFPs or discuss the general nature of RFPs. Any communication or follow up about a specific RFP should be done privately.

running

Topic:A place to chat about running. For fitness. Because it’s a thing people like to do.

security

Purpose:All about security in WordPress.

shibboleth

Purpose:Discussion of Wordpress integration with Shibboleth SSO

tacos

Purpose::taco::taco::taco:

transition

Topic:WPCampus Leadership Transition doc:
Purpose:WPCampus Leadership Transition doc:

uk

Purpose:A place for our UK members to chat.

webcomponents

Topic:Custom HTML elements for everyone!
Purpose:A place to chat web components aka custom HTML elements.

wp4educators

Purpose:A place for faculty and people who support faculty to discuss the use of WP for course management, course integration, e-portfolios or student websites.

wpcli

Purpose:A place to talk all things WP-CLI, the command-line interface for WordPress.