A Week in Core – September 13, 2021

Author: WordPress.org

Date: September 13, 2021 

Category: Make WordPress Core

Welcome back to a new issue of Week in Core. Let’s take a look at what changed on Trac between September 6 and September 13, 2021.

37 commits30 contributors40 tickets created4 tickets reopened25 tickets closed

As expected, WordPress 5.8.1 was released last week! Props to @desrosj and @circlecube for leading this new point release 🌟

The Core team is currently working on the next point (5.8.2) and major (5.9) releases 🛠

Ticket numbers are based on the Trac timeline for the period above. The following is a summary of commits, organized by component and/or focus.

Code changes Administration Accessibility: Improve aria-label on network admin