Preliminary Roadmap for 6.0

Preliminary Roadmap for 6.0

Author: WordPress.org

Date: January 26, 2022 

Category: Make WordPress Core

Yesterday, WordPress 5.9 Joséphine was released with the help of hundreds of contributors and achieving a big milestone for WordPress. It’s now time to start thinking about next steps and the general scope for 6.0. As before, this is meant to be a high level overview of the different areas of focus, not an exhaustive list.

The overall aim is to consolidate and expand the set of customization tools introduced in 5.9 for creating themes with blocks, with a special focus towards usability and refinement. This new release could be considered a conceptual wrap for Gutenberg: Phase 2. This doesn’t

This is the first part of the article “Preliminary Roadmap for 6.0“
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