Release Notes: July 27, 2021

Newspack Plugin

  • Experimental Stripe integration for processing donation/subscription transactions directly on-site


  • Many fixes and improvements to styles related to WordPress 5.8
  • Fixed several bugs that caused Newspack theme styles to collide with The Events Calendar plugin styles


  • Added a new “Share” block which lets subscribers more easily share newsletter content


  • Added support for viewing, restoring, and permanently deleting trashed prompts
  • Performance optimizations and improvements


  • Restricted the use of the AMP sticky ad to mobile viewports (the intended use according to AMP documentation)
  • Fixed a bug that prevented certain ad units from rendering on the front-end
  • Fixed several visual bugs affecting previews of very small or narrow ad units in the editor