Here are a few cool things that recently landed in trunk A directory in Subversion containing the latest development code in preparation for the next major release cycle. If you are running "trunk", then you are on the latest revision.. They are available right now in the nightly build. Install the nightly, and try them out.
We’ve wanted site icons in core Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. for a long time. #16434 was opened four years ago and will be resolved as fixed for 4.3.
Our crop controls are not easy to use on my iPhone 6+. The images overflow the right side of the screen. Horizontally and vertically scrolling an image bigger than the screen while working a rubber band select that resets when the image is tapped is not pleasant.
Provide feedback on #16434 or on this post.
See these visual records for more screenshots and flow storyboards.
Text editor in Press This
Press This now has a Text editor for editing HTML HyperText Markup Language. The semantic scripting language primarily used for outputting content in web browsers., just like the standard editor in post-new.php.
Provide feedback on #32706, in #core-pressthis, or on this post.
Padding for image settings
The Image Crop and Thumbnail Settings boxes received a little bottom padding.
And so that we are always aware of what our mobile experience looks like, here are those settings boxes on an iPhone 6+.
When you see a sidebar A sidebar in WordPress is referred to a widget-ready area used by WordPress themes to display information that is not a part of the main content. It is not always a vertical column on the side. It can be a horizontal rectangle below or above the content area, footer, header, or any where in the theme. obscuring content on a phone, you can be pretty sure you’re witnessing lingering desktop bias. These screens were designed for desktops where you have room to use sidebars. You can’t make a screen responsive and call it ready for a phone. The image flow effort is working on this.
Provide feedback on #31845 or on this post.
Manage in the Customizer Tool built into WordPress core that hooks into most modern themes. You can use it to preview and modify many of your site’s appearance settings.
Appearance > Menus received a “Manage in the Customizer” button to match Appearance > Widgets.
Next, fix up mobile.
Provide feedback on #32808 or on this post.
Previously: Today in the Nightly: Inline link toolbar and Press This split button