Mobile Team Update – April 7th

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 14.6 is available for testing. Sign up here to join the betaBeta A pre-release of software that is given out to a large group of users to trial under real conditions. Beta versions have gone through alpha testing in-house and are generally fairly close in look, feel and function to the final product; however, design changes often occur as part of the process. program on iOS or follow this link on your Android device, tap on Become a beta tester.

Highlights for the last two weeks:

  • BlockBlock Block is the abstract term used to describe units of markup that, composed together, form the content or layout of a webpage using the WordPress editor. The idea combines concepts of what in the past may have achieved with shortcodes, custom HTML, and embed discovery into a single consistent API and user experience. Editor: Added support for heading alignment buttons, continued working on a fallback mechanism for unsupported blocks, and several bug fixes. 
  • Full Site Editing: Shipped Cover block and refactoring of inner blocks. Some design updates for starter page templates completed. Columns and Buttons blocks continue to progress.
  • Other Projects: On Android we shipped dark mode, offline support for pages, and phase one of media editing. We’ve continued to improve the Information Architecture on iOS.
  • Infrastructure: We made some improvements to the UIUI UI is an acronym for User Interface - the layout of the page the user interacts with. Think ‘how are they doing that’ and less about what they are doing. testing infrastructure and we shipped releaseRelease A release is the distribution of the final version of an application. A software release may be either public or private and generally constitutes the initial or new generation of a new or upgraded application. A release is preceded by the distribution of alpha and then beta versions of the software. builds on CI for iOS.

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