Editor component


Screenshot of the block editor in WordPress 5.6.

The Editor component covers:

  • Integration of the Gutenberg block editor, which was added in WordPress 5.0, into WordPress CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress..
  • Maintenance of the classic editor, which was the default editor until WordPress 5.0.

💬 Weekly chat Wednesday 14:00 UTC in the #core-editor Slack channel.

Subcomponents: TinyMCE, Autosave, and Quick/Bulk Edit.

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297 open tickets in the Editor component

297 open tickets defect (bug) enhancement feature request task (blessed)
15 4 0 0
5.8.2 4 0 0 0
5.9 8 2 0 0
Awaiting Review 175 18 5 0
Future Release 42 20 1 3

297 open tickets. Last 7 days: +3 tickets

37 tickets that have no replies

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  • #50544  Move Navigation screen's PHPPHP The web scripting language in which WordPress is primarily architected. WordPress requires PHP 5.6.20 or higher code from GutenbergGutenberg The Gutenberg project is the new Editor Interface for WordPress. The editor improves the process and experience of creating new content, making writing rich content much simpler. It uses ‘blocks’ to add richness rather than shortcodes, custom HTML etc. https://wordpress.org/gutenberg/ to Core
  • #51982  Textarea to which button 'Add blockBlock Block is the abstract term used to describe units of markup that, composed together, form the content or layout of a webpage using the WordPress editor. The idea combines concepts of what in the past may have achieved with shortcodes, custom HTML, and embed discovery into a single consistent API and user experience.' attach to don't get the focus and Blocks from Blocks / Patterns area are placing into the previous place of focus ui
  • #51989  Preview does not reflect layout change on published posts
  • #52054  WordPress 5.6 broke my ability to create posts.
  • #52202  Block Editor interprets German gendering asterix as list sign
  • #52215  conflictconflict A conflict occurs when a patch changes code that was modified after the patch was created. These patches are considered stale, and will require a refresh of the changes before it can be applied, or the conflicts will need to be resolved. with useBlockProps()
  • #52308  WordPress Editor does not preserve "blank" (empty) lines in Code/Text mode javascriptJavaScript JavaScript or JS is an object-oriented computer programming language commonly used to create interactive effects within web browsers. WordPress makes extensive use of JS for a better user experience. While PHP is executed on the server, JS executes within a user’s browser. https://www.javascript.com/.
  • #52475  Metaboxes unable to be moved to side panel anymore?
  • #52592  PHP notice when the label property is missing from register_block_style
  • #52626  Block editor doesn't paginate parent page results rest-api
  • #52659  Insert Link tool should not apply anchor tagtag A directory in Subversion. WordPress uses tags to store a single snapshot of a version (3.6, 3.6.1, etc.), the common convention of tags in version control systems. (Not to be confused with post tags.) before anchor has been applied ui
  • #52819  Naming of Reusable block: make it required & unique
  • #53027  gutenberg editor: click on document-outline elements has no effect.
  • #53148  Editor: Consider adding `renderTemplate` property for block types
  • #53208  WordPress editor documentation: a few suggested changes docs
  • #53254  YouTube blocks becomes uneditable
  • #53256  Cover images within a column break the editor
  • #53267  Search Form Doesn't Return Results Found in Reusable Blocks
  • #53391  Block editor Code and Preformatted failing to accept text
  • #53439  Updating failed. The response is not a valid JSONJSON JSON, or JavaScript Object Notation, is a minimal, readable format for structuring data. It is used primarily to transmit data between a server and web application, as an alternative to XML. response. javascript
  • #53517  Pasting Text
  • #53537  Default content overwrittern when using a default post format
  • #53583  Distraction Free Writing Mode not available on visual tab
  • #53630  Prior State Recall for Panes in Editor (Collapse/Expanded) ui
  • #53698  Published posts auto scrolls on reload
  • #53723  503 Errors in Posts with Complex Gutenberg Content
  • #53791  Small UIUI User interface annoyance in block editor
  • #53810  Template Editor: Code editor view doesn't show the template
  • #53814  Template Editor has no URLURL A specific web address of a website or web page on the Internet, such as a website’s URL www.wordpress.org to access it
  • #53852  Select custom fields no longer defaulting cursor to search box
  • #53864  Feature Requestfeature request A feature request should generally begin the process in the ideas forum, on a mailing list, as a plugin, or brought to the attention of the core team, such as through scope meetings held for each major release. Unsolicited tickets of this variety are typically, therefore, discouraged. – Add sizing options for Video Block ui
  • #53901  I found error in wordpress "Publishing failed. The response is not a valid JSON response." administration
  • #53934  Vimeo embed working in adminadmin (and super admin) and not on post when using private link ui
  • #53999  it didn't save TAGS in post.
  • #54024  Internal links with href=outdated-slug and a data-type data-id as fallback should use that and update href=new-slug instead of resulting in broken link (404)
  • #54046  Uncaught SyntaxError: Invalidinvalid A resolution on the bug tracker (and generally common in software development, sometimes also notabug) that indicates the ticket is not a bug, is a support request, or is generally invalid. regular expression javascript
  • #54220  Issue with link tool in block editor

10 tickets slated for 5.9

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  • #48244  script-loader.php Need to use _n() when more than one results are found javascript
  • #48787  Classic Editor user interface CSSCSS Cascading Style Sheets. inconsistencies when toggling "Enable full-height editor …" ui css
  • #51096  MetaMeta Meta is a term that refers to the inside workings of a group. For us, this is the team that works on internal WordPress sites like WordCamp Central and Make WordPress. boxes hooked on 'edit_form_after_title' don't appear on block-editor page
  • #51258  Fire an action when `replace_editor` is filtered to true administration
  • #52314  the HTMLHTML HyperText Markup Language. The semantic scripting language primarily used for outputting content in web browsers. <title> tag for Edit Post should include the post's title accessibilityAccessibility Accessibility (commonly shortened to a11y) refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people with disabilities. The concept of accessible design ensures both “direct access” (i.e. unassisted) and “indirect access” meaning compatibility with a person’s assistive technology (for example, computer screen readers). (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Accessibility) administration
  • #53174  notice in link-popup of WYSIWYGWhat You See Is What You Get What You See Is What You Get. Most commonly used in relation to editors, where changes made in edit mode reflect exactly as they will translate to the published page. overlapping search field ui accessibility css administration
  • #53682  tags (keywords) with umlauts don't get saved in german localeLocale A locale is a combination of language and regional dialect. Usually locales correspond to countries, as is the case with Portuguese (Portugal) and Portuguese (Brazil). Other examples of locales include Canadian English and U.S. English. administration
  • #53725  Classic Editor: 'new-post-slug' input missing a label accessibility coding-standards
  • #53806  register_block_type_from_metadata does not allow full path to file as docs say it does docs
  • #53813  Do not provide initial_edits for properties that are not supported by the current post type.

297 open tickets

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Open tasks: 3 View list on Trac
Open feature requests: 6 View list on Trac

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