What’s new in Gutenberg v4.2 RC-1? (31st October)

Gutenberg v4.2 release candidate has been out. This update includes several fixes, refinements, performance improvements and other updates to the user experience and the different layers of APIs. Notably, it concludes the cycle for the formatting API to extend Rich Text components allowing to extend its controls more easily. Checkout the full list of updates. Read More »

WordPress 5.0 Schedule Updates

Gutenberg 4.2 (API Freeze) has just been released, and we’d like to have a WordPress 5.0 Beta including those updates. Additionally, there are a few more known bugs and tasks to complete in WordPress 5.0, before we can tag a Release Candidate. With that in mind, we feel it’d be prudent to allow for some extra beta time in the WordPress 5.0 schedule. Read more. Read More »

What’s new in Gutenberg v4.1 RC-1? (19th October) – Make WordPress Core

This update is considered to be the feature complete for starting the WordPress 5.0 cycle. Highlights include a block navigation system that can be used to access child and parent blocks within nested blocks easily. It also works as a way to navigate quickly through all the blocks in post. This is a top level affordance that works as a “path” finder and would be the basis for many of the phase 2 layout implementations.… Read More »

The New Woo Adopts Gutenberg Components, User Interface Driven by React

The new dashboard is a landing page where store owners will be able to see at a glance how their store is doing. The new interface is powered by the React JavaScript framework, specifically the React components that are part of the Gutenberg project. It’s modular, allowing users to add, move, and remove blocks. Developers will be able to extend the dashboard and provide custom blocks. Read More »

What’s new in Gutenberg v4.0? (11th October)

Our 40th release is going to be a long one. Main changes are the introduction of a new data structure for RichText that will allow building sophisticated interfaces for inline content that we can make portable and relevant to mobile too. It also has improvements for blocks, a way to set a different color as the overlay for Cover Image, a new font size picker that is clearer to use and scales much better, a… Read More »