WordPress 3.9 roundtable with core contributors

I was privileged to be joined by six core contributors to WordPress 3.9 for a Google Hangout where we talked about the new release, contributing to WordPress, and more.

To learn more about WordPress 3.9, check out our summary.

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I was joined by an all-star cast. Of course, keep in mind, these six people are amazing, but a whopping 267 people made WordPress 3.9 happen. That said, here was our panel:

Andrew Nacin

Lead Developer, 3.9 Lead (TwitterWP Profile)

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  • Favorite feature of WordPress 3.9: No more “Paste from Word” in TinyMCE
  • Least favorite feature of WordPress: Settings screens and Mulitsite

Mike Schroder

3.9 Co-lead (TwitterWP Profile)

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  • Favorite feature of WordPress 3.9: WP Views / Customizer enhancements
  • Least favorite feature of WordPress: The plugin editor

Gregory Cornelius

Contributing Developer (TwitterWP Profile)

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  • Favorite feature of WordPress 3.9: Widget Customizer
  • Least favorite feature of WordPress: Managing page hierarchy

Helen Hou-Sandí

Core Committer (TwitterWP Profile)

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  • Favorite feature of WordPress 3.9: Widget Customizer
  • Least favorite feature of WordPress: Admin Menus

Scott Taylor

Core Committer (TwitterWP Profile)

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  • Favorite feature of WordPress 3.9: Customizer improvements
  • Least favorite feature of WordPress: List Tables

Weston Ruter

Core Contributor (TwitterWP Profile)

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  • Favorite feature of WordPress 3.9: Media improvements
  • Least favorite feature of WordPress: Magic quotes

Brian Krogsgard

Post Status editor, Panel Host

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  • Favorite feature of WordPress 3.9: Image editing
  • Least favorite feature of WordPress: Default comment handling