WordPress 5.9 and full site editing was a major focus of last week, and you’ll see that in some of the articles below. I also spent a lot of time supporting the acquisition and relaunch of MasterWP , the newsletter for WordPress Pros. I definitely recommend adding MasterWP to your WP newsletter feed as well, as we have some great things in the works. As always feel free to respond to this email and follow me on Twitter for more frequent articles and other links I share out.
Last week I updated my site’s theme to Twenty Twenty Two and attempted to take advantage of FSE (Full Site Editing) in WordPress 5.9 to design everything you see here. Read more
WordPress 6.0 will be the release that really completes the Site Editor. Read more
This week for MasterWP, I answered the question “can agencies take advantage of full site editing, or is it really just an appeal to the DIY, no-code crowd?” Read more
If you’ve been building websites long enough, you will no doubt get the inevitable pitch to build a website for someone’s new business idea. For free. Read more
These days I’m trying to use vanilla JS as much as possible, but more often than not, I find myself writing jQuery when in WordPress. Read more
That’s all for this week. What do you think the next big focus in the WordPress community will be?