WordPress 4.8 Now has Super Power Media widgets, And Simplified Link Editing

Until today, It was not that easy for a non-programmer to place a image or a video in the widget area. o do that you need to have little coding experience, Usually, non-coders would add the media element in the post area the copy the code from text-versoion and paste the code in the widget area.  From WordPress 4.8, there are three new media widgets for adding images, videos, and audio files. In addition, the text widget has been enriched with visual formatting options for text.

From now there is no need to follow this you can now add the image and vidoes From WordPress 4.8 thanks to WordPress team, there are three new media widgets for adding images, videos, and audio files. In addition, the text widget has been enriched with visual formatting options for text.

In the new WordPress version 4.8 there are three new media widgets which can be used for adding the images and videos, and also the audio files!!!! .

In addition to all these great features, The text widget was enriched with visual formatting options for text with my favoorite TinyMCE plugin.

And also  there is great improvement in the way of handling link addition in the visual editor.

And the WordPress message widget in the Dashboard now shows up to date upcoming appointments for WordCamps and WordPress Meetups in your area.

WordPress 4.8: Changes under the hood for Developer

There are so many changes under hood, The support for the WMV and WMV and WMA has been removed from WordPress core as there are very very few browsers supporting silver light.

And the Customizer sidebar extends to larger viewports. And with a new Javascript API, a TinyMCE can be instantiated after loading the page which can improve the loading speed.

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