Category Archives: GSoC 2014

Posting about my experiences in GSoC 2014 from the application itself

My Project Description for WordCamp.org Forms Plugin

Project Description:

Describe your idea in detail:

I am going to work upon the “Forms_Plugin” Idea on the WordPress GSoC 2014 Page(Link). As described in the Project Idea on the Page, WordPress uses a lot of ‘forms’ on their community sites (like WordCamp.org) for various purposes like applications, contact forms, post submissions, sign-up forms, surveys, etc. They currently use a combination of Poll daddy surveys and Jetpack forms (Commercial ones).
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My Proposal for GSoC 2014 with WordPress.org

Personal Details:

Name: Deven Bansod

Email: devenbansod.bits@gmail.com

Personal Website : https://devenbansod.wordpress.com

Skype ID or GTalk: devenbansod.bits@gmail.com

IRC nick: DevenB

Phone number: +91- 9772224232

School Name: Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani

Years completed: 2

PHP Experience Level: Above Intermediate. I have done substantial amount of work using PHP in the last two years. It includes building a CMS from scratch which hosted blogs for free on our intra-institute LAN, developing two simple Plugins for WordPress (hosted on the plugin Repository), creating a website for my Cultural Organisation, Entry Marker and Checker in a Food Festival to check Double Entry.

WordPress Experience Level: Plugin Developer.

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