[**] Block Editor: New block: Pullquote
[**] Block Editor: Block settings now immediately reflect changes from menu sliders.
[***] Reader: Introduced a new Discover tab tailored for each user.
[*] Reader: Added "(un)follow" button to the site and topic detail screens.
🛠 [*] Media: Fixed a bug that would allow you to pick unsupported media that then couldn't be uploaded.
v15.6September 04, 2020
- 🛠 Block Editor: Fixed empty text fields on RTL layout. Now they are selectable and placeholders are visible.
- Block Editor: Add settings to allow changing column widths
- 👍 Block Editor: Media editing support in Gallery block.
- Block Editor: Improved logic for creating undo levels.
- 👀 Block Editor: Username @mentions now auto-complete in the Block Editor on WordPress.com and Jetpack sites. Type the “@” character to see a username popup. Edit media in the Cover block. A Heading block bug fix removes an unwanted white shadow on headings with a link and string formatting in dark mode.
- Search for self-hosted sites on the post list.
- Upload audio and document files to the media library.
v15.5August 21, 2020
v15.5-rcAugust 10, 2020
👌 Improved support for the Classic block to give folks a smooth transition from the classic editor to the block editor
v15.4August 07, 2020
Login/ Sign up Unified: No longer need to choose between login or sign up, and the login process begins automatically if continuing with WordPress. Cleaner design with the primary action in each screen more prominent.
Block editor improvements: New Social Links block added so you can link your social media accounts. Media & Text block has more editing options. The Cover block placeholder now allows users to start with a background color.
⚡️ Block editor updates: All blocks now have Copy, Cut, Paste, and Duplicate functionality. Unsupported blocks can be individually edited. (Note: Unsupported block editing is not available for self-hosted sites or sites that default to the classic editor.)
⚡️ UI updates: Clarified wording and added confirmation dialogs when trashing posts.