WooCommerce 5.2.0 was released a week ago followed closely by two bug fix releases which brought the current version to 5.2.2. This the third minor release of 2021. Being a minor release it is expected to be fully backwards compatible with the plugin’s previous version. Let’s take a look at some of this release’s highlights.
GutenBee 2.8.0 is now live! Our popular free custom blocks plugin has been updated with a brand new block, the banner block and new functionality on existing blocks. Let’s take a closer look.
A couple of weeks ago WooCommerce 4.6 was released. This is a minor release so everything should be backwards compatible. It brings updates to the WooCommerce Admin, the latest version of WooCommerce blocks and some fixes and localization improvements.
WordPress 5.5 is the second major release of 2020 after WordPress 5.4 released in March 31st, a third major release 5.6 is planned for December. This release further progresses with phase 2 of Project Gutenberg which aims to redefine the way we publish content on the web. This is accomplished with the introduction of block patterns, the block directory and block inserter, and more than 1500 improvements to the overall editor experience.
We have just released updates for some of our most popular themes. These updates include both new features and improvements on existing ones, along with necessary bugfixes. Let’s take a quick look at the updated themes.