Editor chat summary: March 20th

This post summarizes the latest weekly Editor meeting, held in the #core-editor Slack channel, on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 14:00 UTC.

Gutenberg 5.3 Release

  • Gutenberg 5.3 is released, for the full list of changes refer to the release post.
  • WordPress 5.2 to ship with Gutenberg 5.3.

Current Priorities

  • Section block and inner blocks alignment.
  • A11y issues highlighted by the accessibility team.
  • Widgets screen based on the proposed design utilizing new generic block-editor.

Tasks Coordination

  • @mapk will be testing the block manager, pushing the blocks in customizer design work.
  • @getdave, @mapk and @kjellr are iterating on the inner block alignments and the section block.
  • @youknowriad, @jorgefilipecosta and @aduth are interested in starting the new widgets screen design (task open for other volunteers).
  • @mppfeiffer is working on adding vertical alignment to the Media and Text block.
  • @aduth is working on using the block editor module for reusable blocks.
  • @gziolo is iterating on the Block Registration API.
  • @jorgefilipecosta is iterating on the legacy widget block and some improvements for gallery/media & text blocks.
  • @nerrad is continuing on the effects to controls refactoring effort.

Note: Anyone reading this summary outside of the meeting, please drop a comment in the post summary, if you can/want to help with something.

The meeting archive is here.

The agenda for the next meeting is here, please add anything you want to discuss.

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