Editor chat summary: 30 June 2021

Author: WordPress.org

Date: July 7, 2021 

Category: Make WordPress Core

This post summarizes the weekly editor chat meeting (agenda here) held on Wednesday, 30 June, 2021, 10:00 AM EDT in Slack. Moderated by @itsjusteileen.

Gutenberg 11.0 Plugin Release

Gutenberg 11. RC 1 released on 30 June. The link includes release notes.

WordPress 5.8

The first Release Candidate is available. A few quick things from this post:

Theme and plugin authors should test and update their readme file.For theme authors, @youknowriad has a post on updating your theme for content width to work with global styles and settings.For the ployglots out there, this release marks the Hard String Freeze for 5.8.Everyone

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