Do the Woo News August 13 2021

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Do the Woo News August 13 2021
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Do the Woo news is updates on WooCommerce Core, WordPress core, and a few Woo odds and ends.

WooCommerce Core News

New Product Filtering by Attributes is Coming

There has been an issue when filtering variable products where variations have stock and others don’t. It has been a tough issue to fix. After working on the alternative approach of using a new lookup table, the development of the feature were divided into three pull requests: Creation and filling of the table, actual usage of the table for filtering and synchronization of the table data whenever a product is created, modified or deleted. Do visit the post to learn more about how to enable this feature.

WooCommerce 5.6 RC 2

On track for the August 17th release, this update includes the change of WooCommerce Admin 2.5.0.

WordPress Core News

Widgets in WordPress 5.8 and Beyond

WordPress 5.8 brought the next step in widgets highly customizable layout and styling options for a WYSIWYG editing experience. In this post the write shares the new features in widgets and where things may be heading next.

Gutenberg Full-Site Editing Is Here—What It Means for Enterprises

The WordPress VIP blog has an article that takes the full site editor and explains more of what this means for publishers in the enterprise space.

FSE Program Testing Call #9: Handling HigherEd Headers – Make WordPress Test

This is the ninth call for testing as part of the Full Site Editing Outreach Program! To join go to the channel  #fse-outreach-experiment in Make Slack. In comparison with previous calls for testing, this one is even more community driven with the suggestion to do a Higher Education themed call for testing.

Woo Odds and End

WooCommerce Request a Quote Plugin Released

Plugin Republic has released the WooCommerce Request a Quote plugin that allows you to accept quote requests from your customers, choose which products can be quoted for and select which customers can request quotes.