Every new version of WordPress garners some buzz around it but no previous versions have generated as much buzz as WordPress 5.0. The star feature of this version is the new block-based editor also known as Gutenberg.
The new version has radically changed the way people create content. Gutenberg was a big update as compared to others as generally, WP releases two major updates per annum but in November 2018, they released a single substantial version. In this article, we will discuss what exactly the new version of WP brings for its users.
There are changes in how the WP platform handles releases as we mentioned before. There were two major updates whereas a number of smaller updates. This plan will be adopted for the coming years as it will give developers more time to make significant changes that bring more functionality to the users.
Some other changes that make WordPress 5.0 interesting are mentioned below: