Mobile Team Update – January 15th

WordPress iOS and Android version 11.6 will be available for testing later today. Sign up here to join the beta program on iOS or follow this link on your Android device, tap on Become a beta tester.

Highlights for the last two weeks:

  • Gutenberg mobile: Work on writing flow, post title field, and visual fixes.
  • We improved app stability by fixing 11 crashes, including our most frequent crash on Android and a very frequent crash on iOS.
  • We fixed several bugs in posting/editing, login/signup, and media.
  • We improved localization and accessibility.
  • We improved errors and empty states.
  • iOS: Made some improvements to the post settings screen on iPad, fixed a crash that could sometimes happen when deleting a site on iPad, fixed a crash on the “About” screen in App Settings.
  • Android: Added Giphy support, more compatibility improvements for Gutenberg, and fixed some rare bugs.