Another week..another WordPress update….this one (5.0.2) is a maintenance release (so not as big a deal as the last update) but something to review and update when you have some time.

Some information from

5.0.2 is a maintenance release that addresses 73 bugs. The primary focus of this release was performance improvements in the block editor: the cumulated performance gains make it 330% faster for a post with 200 blocks.

Here are a few of the additional highlights:

For a full list of changes, please consult the list of tickets on Trac or the changelog.

Read all about this release here:

I am expecting this frequency of updates to continue for a while with WordPress 5.0…it is so new that improvements and bug fixes will be a thing for a while.

Scott E