Call for Testing: WordPress for iOS 9.6

WordPress for iOS version 9.6 beta is available for testing on TestFlight. Not part of the beta program yet? Please sign up for our TestFlight program to join as a beta tester.

What to Test:

1. New Features

  • Posts: Post publishing now requires confirmation.
  • Editor, iPad: The editor now has readable margins!
  • Posts: Post deletion now requires confirmation.
  • Media: Showing the disk quota in Site Settings and when adding media to the library.
  • Sharing: Saving a Draft to WordPress now lets you pick the categories for the post.
  • Self-hosted: Shows an error messages when XMLRPC is blocked.

2. Several Bug Fixes

  • Assume HTTPS instead of HTTP by default.
  • Fixed a crash when closing a web view in the app.
  • Fixed a crash when Stats was trying to open some broken links.
  • Fixed a crash when tapping on media that failed to upload.

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 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!