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Customize Meeting Summary: September 11th

This post summarizes the Customize meeting from September 11th in the #core-customize Slack channel (Slack archive). Participants: @westonruter, @jbpaul17, @joemcgill. @melchoyce and other Automatticians travelling today for this week’s Automattic Grand Meetup (“annual company meeting”) and thus not in attendance. Discussion highlights Notification area @westonruter: working on drafting design and dependencies we have (see: #35210) @westonruter: Designs should get […]

Dev Chat Summary: September 6th (4.9 week 6)

This post summarizes the dev chat meeting from September 6th (agenda, Slack archive). 4.9 schedule review 3 weeks until the feature project merge deadline, 4 weeks until Beta 1 Customizer improvements for merging Changeset drafting and scheduling has yet to kick off development, designs are nearing completion (see: #39896 and #28721) Gallery widget is still under […]

Removing SWFUpload

Development of SWFUpload stopped many years ago. It has been deprecated in core since WordPress 3.3 (2011) when we switched to using Plupload. Additionally the latest updates in some browsers default to disabling Flash. It’s finally time to say Goodbye 🙂 There are several popular plugins that appear to still use SWFUpload after so many years […]

What’s new in Gutenberg (September 5)

1.1.0 🦁:   Add blocks “slash” autocomplete—shortcut to continue adding new block without leaving the keyboard. Add ability to remove an image from a gallery from within the block (selecting image). Support and bootstrap server-registered block attribute schemas. Improve accessibility of add-new-category form. Documentation gets an updated design and content improvements. Adjust column width calculation in […]

What’s new in Gutenberg? (18th August)

0.9.0 🐧 Added ability to change font-size in cover text using slider and number input. Added support for custom anchors (ids) on blocks, allowing to link directly to a section of the post. Updated pull-quote design. Created custom color palette component with “clear” option and “custom color” option. (And better markup and accessibility.) Improve pasting: recognizing […]

What’s new in Gutenberg? (11th August)

0.8.0 🐘 This one includes a few new blocks. New Categories Block (based on existing widget). New Text Columns Block (initial exploration of text-only multiple columns). New Video Block. New Shortcode Block. New Audio Block. Added resizing handlers to Image Block. Added direct image upload button to Image Block and Gallery Block. Give option to transform a block […]

WordPress 4.9 Goals

Here’s a draft of the tickets and improvements that we’re looking at improving in 4.9: Code editing improvements: Better code editing experience (Plugin on GitHub). Theme and Plugin editors (#12423). Custom CSS in Customizer (#38707). Custom HTML widget (#40907?). Safer file editing: Linting code changes: prevent saving, or add confirm message (#41073). Add better warnings […]

Media meeting recap – Aug 3, 2017

Overview This post is a summary of the latest weekly Media component meeting, which took place in #core-media on Slack, on . The purpose of these meetings are to move priority tasks forward, provide feedback on issues of interest, and review media focused tickets on Trac. Attendees:@joemcgill, @mikeschroder, @adamsilverstein, @desrosj, @karmatosed, @blobfolio, @flixos90, @paaljoachim. Transcript: Read […]

What’s new in Gutenberg? (28th July)

0.6.0 🐤 Split paragraphs on enter—we have been exploring different behaviours here. Added grid layout option for latest posts with columns slider control. Show internal posts / pages results when creating links. Added “Cover Text” block with background, text color, and full-width options. Autosaving drafts. Added “Read More” block. Added color options to the button block. […]