Aaron Jorbin

Aaron Jorbin

New York City

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Core Contributions

  • 5.8
  • 5.7
  • 5.6
  • 5.5
  • 5.4
  • 5.3
  • 5.2
  • 5.1
  • 5.0
  • 4.9
  • 4.8
  • 4.7
  • 4.6
  • 4.5
  • 4.4
  • 4.3
  • 4.2
  • 4.1
  • 4.0
  • 3.9
  • 3.8
  • 3.7
  • 3.6
  • 3.5
  • 3.3
  • 3.2

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Biography

Aaron is a polyhistoric man of the web. Currently a WordPress core committer, he works to improve developer happiness and is dedicated to making the internet usable and enjoyable by everyone. In the past he was CTO of Happytables, Technical Architect for Conde Nast, and worked at both AddThis and Privia Health.

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Submitted pull request #125 to WordPress/twentytwentytwo: Add Support for Post Thumbnails / Featured Images

1 week ago

Created issue #114 in the WordPress/twentytwentytwo repository: Should php functions be pluggable through names?

1 week ago

Committed [2577283] to Plugins SVN: Update tested upto

3 months ago

Closed ticket #53604 on Core Trac: Excerpts don't handle `innerBlocks` for groups and nested columns properly

4 months ago

Committed [51382] to Core SVN: Posts: Prevent an empty excerpt when groups and nested column blocks ...

4 months ago

Committed [51379] to Core SVN: Fix merge info. [51378] contained merge info it shouldn't and ...

4 months ago

Committed [51378] to Core SVN: Posts: Fix Spelling in inline docs. A warpper is the traditional home ...

4 months ago

Closed ticket #53598 on Core Trac: Twenty Twenty-One: fix a typo on custom-color-overrides.css

4 months ago

Committed [51345] to Core SVN: Bundled Themes: Correct customzier typo. Merges [51343] to 5.8 ...

4 months ago

Reopened ticket #53590 on Core Trac: Update the IRC link from Freenode to Libera.chat.

4 months ago

Closed ticket #53590 on Core Trac: Update the IRC link from Freenode to Libera.chat.

4 months ago

Committed [51332] to Core SVN: Update the IRC link from Freenode to Libera.chat. Update follows the ...

4 months ago

Closed ticket #53578 on Core Trac: Remove unnecessary function_exists check in `get_the_block_template_html`

4 months ago

Committed [2554015] to Plugins SVN: bump tested upto version

4 months ago

Wrote a new post, Bootstrap/Load Changes in 5.8, on the site Make WordPress Core: WordPress 5.8 brings some small changes to the Boostrap/Load component. timer_float is a new function…

5 months ago

Created ticket #5753 on Meta Trac: Improve recognition for internationalization efforts on wp40% page

5 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Proposal: adding vaccination status to the in-person meetup safety checklist, on the site Make WordPress Communities:In my eyes, vaccination status already is a requirement based on the current code of…

5 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Discussing the path to in-person WordCamps, on the site Make WordPress Communities: As an attendee, what measures would help you feel safe at a WordCamp? One thing…

6 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post IE 11 Support Phase Out Plan, on the site Make WordPress Core: Thanks, @desrosj. I think another important piece for this is to get an announcement on…

6 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Full Site Editing Scope for WP5.8, on the site Make WordPress Core: I see that this meeting is focused on demonstrating the functionality, will the state of…

7 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Dual-Licensing Gutenberg: Next Steps, on the site Make WordPress Core:Apps are welcome to use any parts of Gutenberg they want now, they choose not…

7 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Dual-Licensing Gutenberg: Next Steps, on the site Make WordPress Core:I have concerns about a duel license. WordPress has historically strongly believed in the GPL.…

8 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Update *.git.wordpress.org to rename `master` to `trunk`., on the site Make WordPress Systems: Once this is done, the next step is to update the default branch in GitHub…

8 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post Discussion: align the WordPress release cycle with the industry standard, on the site Make WordPress Core:I agree with all of what Josepha is bringing up. Thank you. Are there any…

11 months ago

Posted a reply to Add checks for affiliate links, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Found the git repo and opened a PR https://github.com/WordPress/theme-check/pull/270

1 year ago

Created a topic, Add checks for affiliate links, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Howdy, I couldn't see any information on how to contri…

1 year ago

Wrote a comment on the post Proposal: Update all git repositories to use `trunk` instead of `master`, on the site Make WordPress Core:I haven't been touching archived repositories, but I have started going through our organization github.…

1 year ago

Wrote a comment on the post Proposal: Update all git repositories to use `main` instead of `master`, on the site Make WordPress Core:Thank you three for teaming up to get this feedback. This is a good point…

1 year ago

Wrote a comment on the post Proposal: Update all git repositories to use `main` instead of `master`, on the site Make WordPress Core:So I understand what you're saying is that you don't see a problem so you…

1 year ago

Wrote a new post, Proposal: Update all git repositories to use `main` instead of `master`, on the site Make WordPress Core:The WordPress open source community cares about diversity. We strive to maintain a welcoming environment…

1 year ago

Wrote a comment on the post Nominations for Core Team Reps, on the site Make WordPress Core: I would like to nominate @marybaum who has been a fantastic core contributor and who…

1 year ago

Confirmed as a speaker for WordCamp Washington, DC 2020

2 years ago

Joined the organizing team for WordCamp For Publishers – Philadelphia

2 years ago

Confirmed as a speaker for WordCamp Phoenix, Arizona 2020

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Tentative Release Calendar 2020-2021, on the site Make WordPress Core: I worry that this proposal is too few releases and too slow. I would much…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Javascript Chat Summary: Tuesday, November 5, 2019, on the site Make WordPress Core:Editor-specific .gitignore entries in Gutenberg While historically core has shied away from this, I do…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post PHP Native JSON Extension Now Required, on the site Make WordPress Core: That sounds like a better solution than backporting stats (which may still be worthwhile to…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post PHP Native JSON Extension Now Required, on the site Make WordPress Core: There is a proposal to include php extensions in the data sent back to WordPress.org.…

2 years ago

Created a topic, add_submenu_page call uses a string for position, on the site WordPress.org Forums: Using the latest version of coblocks with WordPress ni…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Changes to prevent search engines indexing sites., on the site Make WordPress Core: Sending the http header is out of scope for WordPress to do in both single…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Follow-up Discussion on Major Auto Updates, on the site Make WordPress Core: The WordPress Philosophies are fairly clearly against opt-in. It’s why there is such a robust…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post SSL for auto updates, on the site Make WordPress Core: 1) With https://letsencrypt.org there is no longer a cost to having a certificate. Your host…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Proposal: Auto-Update Old Versions to 4.7, on the site Make WordPress Core:I disagree with stopping updates at 4.9. Having a consistent policy is important for ensuring…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Increasing the recommended PHP version in core, on the site Make WordPress Core: I think we should be clear on labels for PHP versions. The Recommended Version is…

2 years ago

Confirmed as a speaker for WordCamp US 2019

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Proposal: Auto-Update Old Versions to 4.7, on the site Make WordPress Core:I am strongly in support of reducing the number of versions where we are backporting…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post WordCamps in 2018, on the site Make WordPress Communities: Thanks so much @andreamiddleton! If the scripts are somewhere that I can access them, I'm…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Discussion: what to do in case of irreconcilable differences, on the site Make WordPress Communities:+1

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post WordCamps in 2018, on the site Make WordPress Communities: This is awesome, thanks! In addition to uniques, I think it would be interesting to…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Proposal: a WordPress Advisory Board, on the site Team Updates:Is there a list of members of both councils available? I was only able to…

2 years ago

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