WordPress 5.3.1 Security and Maintenance Release

WordPress 5.3.1 was released on 13 December 2019. WordPress 5.3.1 is a security release which addresses four security issues. As with any security release – it’s important that you update immediately. What does it fix? Security issues fixed in the WordPress 5.3.1: a bug where an unprivileged user could make […]

WordPress 5.3 “Kirk” Release

WordPress 5.3 was released on 12 November 2019. 5.3 is a major release that includes 386 bug fixes and 151 enhancements. Code named “Kirk” in honour of jazz musician Rahsaan Roland Kirk. It brings significant new features: improved wp-admin accessibility 150 Gutenberg editor enhancements automatic image rotation (plus more!) improved […]

WYSINWYG – What You See Is NOT What You Get

Online content is often written in WYSIWYG editors – these are known as “What You See Is What You Get” because you can easily format the text to control the output on the website. The only issue is it’s NOT what you get – the editors are isolated in their own interface, […]

WordPress 5.0 is amazing – but for all the wrong reasons

WordPress 5.0 is out – bringing with it the much anticipated Gutenberg editor experience. Gutenberg changes the way content is created in WordPress. It’s a break away from the TinyMCE editor which has been used for years and introduces a whole new custom built editor. While I’m not a fan […]