Gutenberg Phase 2 Friday Design Update #59

Gutenberg Phase 2 Friday Design Update #59

Author: WordPress.org

Date: August 21, 2020 

Category: Make WordPress Design

Gutenberg 8.8 was released this week! While there was no “Features” category in the changelog, there were plenty of “Enhancements.” Two of the more visual enhancements included:

The mover icons were separated from the block icon in the block toolbar. The top toolbar button color was made to look clickable now. In Progress

Two features aimed for the 5.6 release are the Widgets and Menu screens in wp-admin. These are undergoing a large amount of redesign right now to include blocks in intuitive ways while still supporting the wonderful features everyone is accustomed to within those screens.


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