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November 18, 2019 at 11:19 pm #7456adminKeymaster
WordPress 5.3 “Kirk” has released on November 12, 2019. WordPress 5.3 Kirk is showcasing a duotone red/cream Rahsaan Roland Kirk playing the saxophone on a red background.
Here are some major features of WordPress 5.3 “Kirk”,
Block Editor Improvements
- This enhancement-focused update introduces over 150 new features and usability improvements.
- Improved large image support for uploading non-optimized, high-resolution pictures taken from your smartphone or other high-quality cameras.
- Accessibility improvements include the integration of block editor styles in the admin interface.
- For people who use a keyboard to navigate the dashboard, the block editor now has a Navigation mode. This lets you jump from block to block without tabbing through every part of the block controls.
Expanded Design Flexibility
WordPress 5.3 adds even more robust tools for creating amazing designs.
- The new Group block lets you easily divide your page into colorful sections.
- The Columns block now supports fixed column widths.
- The new predefined layouts make it a cinch to arrange content into advanced designs.
- Heading blocks now offer controls for text and background color.
- Additional style options allow you to set your preferred style for any block that supports this feature.
Introducing Twenty Twenty
New Twenty Twenty theme has been released. Twenty Twenty is designed with flexibility at its core. As befits a theme called Twenty Twenty, clarity and readability is also a big focus.
Improvements for Everyone
- Automatic Image Rotation
- Improved Site Health Checks
- Admin Email Verification
DesignOrbital Themes and WordPress 5.3
We have tested our themes and are happy to announce the 100% compatibility with the WordPress 5.3 version. Our users can upgrade to WordPress 5.3 safely.
DesignOrbital themes are compatible with WordPress 5.3
Reports / Suggestions are Welcome
We have tested the core and major features of our themes at WordPress 5.3 and not found any critical issue. You may report us any critical issues that we have missed.
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