WordPress 5.3 expands and refines the block editor with more intuitive interactions and improved accessibility. New features in the editor increase design freedoms, provide additional layout options and style variations to allow designers more control over the look of a site.
This release also introduces the Twenty Twenty theme giving the user more design flexibility and integration with the block editor. Creating beautiful web pages and advanced layouts has never been easier.
The State of the Word is the annual keynote address at WordCamp US, presented by the co-founder of WordPress, Matt Mullenweg. In this year’s address, Matt summarizes the highlights of 2019 — including the 5.1 and 5.2 releases, and looks forward to 5.3. He discusses the controversies from 2018, and talks about all the ways people can get involved with WordPress.
Matt Mullenweg takes questions from the audience after the State of the Word at WordCamp US 2019. The questions included discussions of governance, Gutenberg, and GPL clubs before a few closing remarks.