Greetings Savvy WordPress Enthusiasts Time for another update…

Greetings, Savvy WordPress Enthusiasts. Time for another update to the 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 the Plugin Directory or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party that gives WordPress that new car smell again, MP6.

This week, we worked on getting MP6 into the hands of a few million new potential testers. We’ve already gotten some interesting feedback from An online implementation of WordPress code that lets you immediately access a new WordPress environment to publish your content. is a private company owned by Automattic that hosts the largest multisite in the world. This is arguably the best place to start blogging if you have never touched WordPress before. users, and hopefully our experience getting’s various moving bits working alongside MP6 will help pave the way for plugin authors when the new design has started making its way into coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress..

In version 0.8, we have:

  • Prepared MP6 for a new opt-in test on
  • Updated the Dashicons font with more consistent icon alignment.
  • Removed cursor: default from current items in the menu bar. (ref)
  • Updated color of widgetWidget A WordPress Widget is a small block that performs a specific function. You can add these widgets in sidebars also known as widget-ready areas on your web page. WordPress widgets were originally created to provide a simple and easy-to-use way of giving design and structure control of the WordPress theme to the user. titles so they’re readable on the new blue background. (ref)
  • Improved typography on Post RevisionsRevisions The WordPress revisions system stores a record of each saved draft or published update. The revision system allows you to see what changes were made in each revision by dragging a slider (or using the Next/Previous buttons). The display indicates what has changed in each revision. page.
  • Fixed the alignment and sizing of checkboxes. (ref)
  • Removed CSSCSS CSS is an acronym for cascading style sheets. This is what controls the design or look and feel of a site. for old PNG icons.
  • Fixed display issues with the bulk editor.
  • Made improvements to Press This.
  • Improved the legibility of the Browse Happy outdated browser warnings.

This week’s iteration includes contributions from Joen Asmussen, Ben Dunkle, Till Krüss, and myself.

As usual, we’ll be in #wordpress-ui on Monday April 22 at 1800 UTC to discuss your feedback on this week’s edition. Thanks as always to those of you who have helped with feedback, patches, and suggestions so far.