According to the schedule, WordPress 5.1 should be released on Thursday, February 21. Until then, plugin developers are encouraged to test their plugins against WordPress 5.1. In addition, contributors are encouraged to translate the upcoming release.
Another day, another patch. Today, I’ve enhanced the file
contributing.txt that my colleague Kjell recently added to the Twenty Nineteen theme in the WordPress core. The Trac ticket can be found on Twenty Nineteen: Include contributing.txt file with Sass compiler instructions and my patch can be viewed on 46108-1.diff.
Recently, the Twenty Nineteen theme had been moved from Github to Trac. As Twenty Nineteen is the first core theme that uses npm and therefore contains a node_modules folder, running
grunt resulted in an error. I just created a minor patch, to solve this issue, and to make WordPress yet a little bit better. 😀
“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.”
This quote of Vincent Van Gogh suits perfectly to my core contributions. Even though they’re not big, yet they ensure to make WordPress even better. Having said that, I just submitted a small patch to ensure that
<hr>‘s are shown in full-width instead of in Gutenberg’s shortened version.
Initially announced to be released on October 19, since today WordPress 5.0 Beta 1 is finally available for beta testing. As Gary wrote announced on Make WordPress Core the beta version is already available via the nightly build and will be released later today. This version includes the following features:
In the previous month I’ve talked to countless people about WordPress. One question keeps coming back over and over again: How many plugins can I install without facing negative affects? There’s only one answer to that question: It depends on the plugins.