Call for Testing: WPiOS 9.0

WordPress for iOS version 9.0 beta is available for testing on TestFlight. Not part of the beta program yet? Please sign up for our TestFlight program to request to join as a beta tester.

What to Test:

1. General Improvements

  • Aztec Editor: Clearer distinction between visual and HTML editing modes
  • Aztec Editor: Improve automatic link detection
  • Aztec Editor: Adds support for editing posts while uploading media
  • Aztec Editor: Allow Media Search From Post
  • Hybrid Editor: We’ve removed the hybrid editor from the App
  • Legacy Editor: We’ve removed the legacy editor from the App

2. Several Bug Fixes

  • Bug Fix: Crash when tapping the help button after failing to sign in with Google
  • Bug Fix: Jetpack comments don’t load in followed sites feed
  • Bug Fix: Can’t like on iPhone when visiting post from reader

There were a lot of other improvements made in this release that aren’t being called out in this post. For the main WordPress iOS application you can view the entire list here.

Bugs & Feedback

Did you find a bug or come up with a feature request while testing? You can discuss it here, ping one of us in the #mobile WordPress.org Slack room, report it using the TestFlight feedback link, or head straight to the iOS GitHub repository and open a new issue.

Thanks for testing!