WordPress 5.7 is the first major update to WordPress for 2021. It is targeted for release on March 9, 2021. The Outcome Labs team is going through our WordPress Update Verification Checklist using RC2 to identify and resolve any issues.
Some recommended reads on one of the changes in WordPress 5.7—iframes will be lazy-loaded by default. It may have implications for sites that display ads.
WordPress 5.6.2 is a small maintenance release focused on fixing user-facing issues discovered in 5.6.1.
Wordfence has detected four vulnerabilities in the Ninja Forms plugin. Due to the severity of the exploits, an immediate update of the plugin is recommended.
Gutenberg 10.0 was released on February 17, 2021. Get the details and read our assessment of this release.
Here is this week’s update on important WordPress news and recommended articles for Outcome Labs WordPress Care Plan customers and our newsletter subscribers.
Here is this week’s update on important Wordpress news and recommended articles for Outcome Labs Wordpress Care Plan customers and our newsletter subscribers.
This week Justin Tadlock at WP Tavern highlighted a Wordpress 5.7 update which implements CSS custom properties for the Wordpress admin. Worth a read.
It has been just over two years since the Wordpress Block Editor was released as a core platform feature. Are you using a commercial page builder or have you migrated to the Wordpress Block Editor?