Gutenberg 2.0.0

Gutenberg was updated to version 2.0.0, from version 1.9.1. Changelog:

  • Replace publish dropdown menu with a sidebar panel.
  • Expand latest post blocks with more querying options — order by and category.
  • Allow dragging multiple images to create a gallery.
  • Improve markdown pasting (allows lists to be interpreted).
  • Allow pasting copied images directly.
  • Pasting within lists and headings.
  • Improve handling of inline spans.
  • Allow copying a single block.
  • Make sure inline pasting mechanism does not take place if pasting shortcodes.
  • Preserve alignment classes during raw transformations (like pasting an old WordPress post).
  • Support shortcode synonyms.
  • Allow continued writing when pressing down arrow at the end of a post.
  • Mobile design: move block controls to the bottom of a block.
  • Allow deleting reusable blocks globally.
  • Display description and type on the sidebar. (Also replace BlockDescription component with a property.)
  • New table of contents and document counts design.
  • Add button to copy the full document quickly.
  • Expand inserter to three columns and a wider container.
  • Allow using down-arrow keys directly to navigate when searching a block in the inserter.
  • Deselect images in Gallery block when losing focus.
  • Include post title in document outline feature.
  • Rework display of notices and address various issues with overlaps.
  • Added keyboard shortcut to toggle editor mode. Also displays the relevant keyboard combination next to the menu item.
  • Improve deleting empty paragraphs when backspacing into a block that has no merge function (example, deleting a paragraph after an image).
  • Improve the way scroll-position is updated when moving a block.
  • Show block transformations in ellipsis menu.
  • Add drag and drop support for cover image.
  • Allow transforming operations between Heading and Cover Image blocks.
  • Add focus outline for blocks that don’t have focusable fields.
  • Allow both navigation orientations in NavigableContainer.
  • Improve the behavior of focusing embed blocks.
  • Unify UI of audio and video blocks.
  • Show message on the inserter when no blocks are found.
  • Show message when no saved blocks are available.
  • Do not show the publish panel when updating / scheduling / submitting a post.
  • Update quote style in front-end.
  • Convert text columns to a div using grid layout.
  • Update button block CSS and add class to link.
  • Allow text in Button block to wrap.
  • Prevent useOnce blocks from being inserted using the convenient blocks shortcut menu.
  • Show correct symbol (⌘ or Ctrl) depending on system context.
  • Rename “insert” to “add” in the UI.
  • Clear block selection when opening sibling or bottom inserter.
  • Always show the insertion point when the inserter is opened.
  • Increase padding on “more options” block toggle.
  • Rename “Classic Text” to “Classic”.
  • Improve display of dotted outline around reusable blocks.
  • Updated messages around reusable blocks interactions.
  • Align both the quote and the citation in the visual editor.
  • Exit edit mode when unfocusing a reusable block.
  • Set floated image width (when unresized) in % value.
  • Add withState higher-order component.
  • Initial introduction of wp.data module.
  • Restrict the state access to the module registering the reducer only.
  • Refactor PostSchedule to make Calendar and Clock available as reusable components.
  • Allow overwriting colors (defaults and theme provided) when consuming ColorPalette component.
  • Switch orientation of popover component only if there is more space for the new position.
  • New ImagePlaceholder reusable component that handles upload buttons and draggable areas for the block author.
  • Add speak message when a category is added.
  • Announce notices to assertive technologies with speak.
  • Add aria-labels to Code and HTML blocks.
  • Warn if multiple h1 headings are being used.
  • Add speak message and make “block settings” button label dynamic.
  • Make excerpt functionality more accessible.
  • Add various headings around editor areas for screen-readers.
  • Improve accessibility of menu items in the main ellipsis menu.
  • Add missing tooltips to icon buttons.
  • Render toolbar always by the block on mobile.
  • Improve performance of responsive calculations using matchMedia.
  • Avoid shifts around toolbar and scrolling issues on mobile.
  • Improve how the fixed-to-block toolbar looks on mobile. Change how the fixed position toolbars behave, making them sticky.
  • Prevent Mobile Safari from zooming the entire page when you open the inserter.
  • Initial explorations to migrate to server-registered blocks as part of raising awareness of available blocks.
  • Move supportHTML property into the general “support” object.
  • Replace getLatestPosts usage with withAPIData HOC.
  • Convert all filters for components to behave like HOCs (withFilters).
  • Replace flowRight usage with compose for HOCs.
  • Apply filters without function wrappers.
  • Improve Tags/Categories response size by limiting the requested fields.
  • Limit requested fields in category feature of “latest posts”.
  • Request only required post fields in latest posts.
  • Replace getCategories usage with withAPIData component.
  • Don’t show fields that are not used in media modal when adding a featured image.
  • Polish inserter tabs so the focus style isn’t clipped.
  • Make inspector controls available when categories are loading.
  • Improve overlay over meta-boxes during save operations.
  • Hide excerpts panel if not supported by the CPT.
  • Hide Taxonomies panel if no taxonomy is available for the current CPT.
  • Hide several other panels when the CPT doesn’t support them.
  • Use _.includes to find available taxonomies. Mitigates non-schema-conforming taxonomy registrations.
  • Defer applying filters for component until it is about to be mounted.
  • Prevent “Add New” dropdown from overriding other plugin functionality.
  • Improve paragraph block description.
  • Refactor to simplify block toolbar rendering.
  • Add missing aligment classes to cover image.
  • Add parent page dropdown to page attributes panel.
  • Allow pressing ENTER to change Reusable Block name.
  • Disable HTML mode for reusable blocks.
  • Add support for the “advanced” meta-box location.
  • Make sure super admins can publish in any site of the network.
  • Rename theme support for wide images to align-wide.
  • Move selectors and actions files to the store folder.
  • Center arrows of popovers relative to their parent.
  • Use fainter disabled state.
  • Add breakpoint grid to latest posts block and update color of date.
  • Move logic for auto-generating the block class name to BlockEdit.
  • Respect the “enter_title_here” hook.
  • Prevent meta-box hooks from running multiple times.
  • Don’t set font-family on pullquotes.
  • Remove superfluous parentheses from include statements.
  • Remove redundant CSS property updates.
  • Use “columns-x” class only for grid layout in latest posts.
  • Use flatMap for mapping toolbar controls for a small performance gain.
  • Introduce jest matchers for console object.
  • Updated various npm packages; update Jest. Update node-sass. Update WordPress packages.
  • Switch TinyMCE to unpkg.
  • Reorganize handbook docs navigation.
  • Added FAQ section for meta-boxes compatibility.
  • Added initial “templates” document.
  • Add documentation about dynamic blocks.
  • Updated “outreach” docs.
  • Improve block-controls document.
  • Display a hint that files need to be built.
  • Add WordPress JSDoc ESLint configuration.
  • Update licenses in package.json & composer.json to adhere to SPDX v3.0 specification.
  • Add tests to cover REQUEST_POST_UPDATE_SUCCESS effect.
  • Add tests for color palette component.
  • Add tests for Editable.getSettings and adaptFormatter.
  • Use newly published jest-console package in test setup.
  • Update info about test fixtures generation.
  • Also style footer in quote blocks to ensure backwards compatibility.
  • Add a PHPUnit Docker Container.
  • Fix wrong “return to editor” link when comparing revisions.
  • Fix error when pressing enter from a heading block.
  • Fix error with merging lists into paragraphs.
  • Fix revisions button target area.
  • Remove duplicated styles.
  • Fix z-index rebase issues.
  • Fix tag name warning ordering in validation.
  • Fix text encoding of titles in url-input.
  • Fix endless loop in reusable blocks code.
  • Fix edit button in Audio block using invalid buttonProps attribute.
  • Fix block creation with falsey default attribute.
  • Fix radio control checked property.
  • Fix styling issues of blocks when they are used as part of a reusable block.
  • Fix list wrapping issues.
  • Fix problem when converting shortcodes due to sorting.
  • Fix issue with time-picker not working.
  • Fix hide advanced settings interaction in block menu.
  • Fix issue with url input on images.
  • Fix style regression in textual placeholder on cover image.
  • Fix return type hint in gutenberg_get_rest_link().
  • Fix bug when changing number of Latests Posts rapidly was leading to some numbers being defunct.
  • Fix isInputField check and add tests.
  • Fix unsetting block alignment flagging block as invalid.
  • Fix CSS bleed from admin-specific gallery styles.
  • Fix image handlers at the top from being unclickable.
  • Fix unexpected keyboard navigations behaviour on some nodes.
  • Fix inserter position for floated blocks.
  • Fix bug on empty cover image placeholder used on a saved block.
  • Fix errors when adding duplicate categories.
  • Fix broken custom color bubble in ColorPalette.