WordPress 4.3 includes a change to get_transient(). As reported in #23881 and #30380, get_transient() had a check for get_option( $transient_timeout ) < time(). Because get_option() can return false and false is always < time() 😖, get_transient() could delete transient timeout options in an unexpected way or cause two more unnecessary queries. WordPress 4.3 now checks […]
Summary of the WordPress Developer Blogblog (versus network, site) meeting, which took place in the #core-dev-blog channel on the Make WordPress SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/.. Start of the meeting in Slack. Attendees: @marybaum, @milana_cap @greenshady, @oglekler, second half @webcommsat, @bph […]
WordPress 6.4 includes several improvements to template loading. These include caching of block patterns to reduce file system overhead, removal of unnecessary file existence checks in theme functions, caching of block template folders to reduce file lookups, and implementation of the_header_image_tag() function in older core themes for compatibility.
In this dev note for WordPress 6.4, you will find a collection of smaller changes to existing block features, updates to theme.json and APis.
Welcome back to a new issue of Week in CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress.. Let’s take a look at what changed on TracTrac An open source project by Edgewall Software that serves as a bug tracker and project management tool for WordPress. between September 4 and October […]
Introduction About a year ago, some early notions of how we could evolve the admin experience were shared. The site editor, and the foundation set by its fluid browsing and editing flows, provides a pathway for revitalising the adminadmin (and super admin) experience. Given all the workflows and collaboration requirements through the upcoming phase 3 […]
Should the manual pluginPlugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in […]
In this dev note, you will find a collection of smaller changes to existing block features, updates to theme.json and deprecated APIs and components.