Aaron Jorbin shares his thoughts about the beta version of the WordPress iOS mobile app that integrates with Gutenberg now: “The responsiveness of the editor is amazing, and the ability to move blocks up and down makes editing inside the mobile app much easier,” but it still has a “long way to go.” 🛣️
The latest Gutenberg update is out. In the changelog: block conflicts have been resolved, there is new support for custom fields in block attributes, and crash recovery has been addressed. Omar Reiss brought up Gutenberg while sharing his thoughts on the WordPress JS framework debate and how it will affect plugin developers. Omar suggests the best way developers…
Scott Bolinger announced AppPresser 2, a new major version of the popular WordPress to mobile app bridge. AppPresser seems to be doing quite well and the team has iterated the plugin a good bit. One of the most requested features was an offline mode, which is available in the new version, with limited feature support….
10up released Autoshare, a plugin that automatically tweets your posts as soon as they’re published. Autoshare integrates nicely with the Gutenberg publishing flow. Once you click the publish button, the plugin sends your post’s title, featured image, and link to Twitter, along with a custom message. 🐦
Scott Bolinger has written an extensive guide to help developers speed up WordPress sites on mobile devices. This is especially important, because as Scott points out, “sites usually load slower on a mobile device because they don’t have as much computing power, and often are not on wifi.” Scott covers the how to test your…
Igor Benić has a handy list of podcasts that WordPress developers should listen to — and yes Post Status Draft is on the list! 🎧 Igor also has a post going into detail about the Gutenberg Component Modal and the options it provides to developers.