Mobile Team Update – May 5th

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 14.8 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: Images being inserted into a post can now be cropped, zoomed in/out and rotated on Android. Image captions are pre-populated from the media library. Several bugs were fixed.
  • Full Site Editing: The Button block has shipped! Color Settings needs a little more work. We made some improvements to the Covers block, and released the floating toolbar.
  • Other Projects: On iOS we’ve made improvements to the Login flow 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.. Media editing on Android and pre-publishing nudges on iOS are now complete.
  • Infrastructure: We continued to iterate and improve some of our coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress. processes.