As a result of the Contributor Day on WordCamp US a team is working on a new design for the WordPress.org homepage. It should apply better to the new layout which appears in various places around WordPress.org.Continue reading "WordPress weekly recap #50: WordPress.org homepage redesign and more"
On December 6 the core team released WordPress 4.7. This is the last major release for 2016 and the last scheduled for the near future. Matt Mullenweg announced in his State Of The Word 2016 that the releases in 2017 will depend on the progress in the three areas REST API, editor, and Customizer.Continue reading "WordPress weekly recap #49: WordPress 4.7 and more"
Themes can provide starter content in WordPress 4.7, which is displayed in the customizer of a fresh install.Continue reading "WordPress weekly recap #48: Starter content for themes and more"
WordPress 4.7 will support video headers. Brady Vercher explains in his post how the new feature can be enabled and displayed by themes.Continue reading "WordPress weekly recap #47: Video headers in 4.7 and more"