Mobile Team Update – Jan 12th

WordPress iOSiOS The operating system used on iPhones and iPads. and Android version 16.5 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 ability to move blocks to top/bottom via long-pressing the block mover icons and removed the info popup on editor start.
  • Full Site Editing: Miscellaneous bug fixes and legacy code cleanup.
  • Other Projects: Menu filters on WPiOS now remember their previous selection when switching menu items. Continued efforts to update WPiOS minimum build target to iOS 13.
  • Infrastructure:  Continued work on Android Modularization and began efforts to use Swift packages in WPiOS.