WordPress 5.9 Feature Go/No-Go | October 14, 2021

Author: WordPress.org

Date: October 15, 2021 

Category: Make WordPress Core

TL;DR WP5.9 Go ✅ Block themes, and their template and template part editing flows.The default Twenty Twenty-Two block theme.The Styles interface.A myriad of design tools: layout control, block gap, typography options, border support, spacing, dimension controls, enhanced cropping tools, and duotone filters available in many blocks.Navigation Block.Improved block interactions, such as List View drag and drop, enhanced toolbar controls when using nested blocks, enhanced inserter between blocks, and block-level locking for patterns and inner blocks.General UI improvements, like rich URL previews, the improved settings modal, and refined icons and animations.Insertion of patterns directly from the Pattern Directory.Iterative performance improvements.

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