WordPress 5.2 Beta 1 has been…

WordPress 5.2 Beta 1 has been released. The highlights include:

  • Significant performance improvements to the block editor.
  • New blocks for RSS, search, calendar, tag cloud, and more.
  • A new block management tool to switch blocks on and off.
  • Phase one of the Site Health Check. For the first time, “WordPress will catch and pause the problem code, so you can log in to your Dashboard and see what the problem is.” 😷

Everyone is encouraged to test out the beta as soon as possible.