5.0.3 is a maintenance release that includes 37 bug fixes and 7 performance updates. The focus of this release was fine-tuning the new block editor, and fixing any major bugs or regressions.
Here are a few of the highlights:
- 15 block editor related bug fixes and improvements have been added to bundled themes. Make sure to update these for an improved block editing experience.
- 2 block editor related internationalization (I18N) bugs have been fixed
- A few PHP errors in the Customizer have been fixed.
- Some issues uploading common file types, like CSVs, have been fixed.
You can download WordPress 5.0.3 or visit Dashboard → Updates on your site and click Update Now.
Sites that support automatic background updates have already started to update automatically and we’ll be installing and checking the update on websites of O’Brien Media customers with support agreements over the next day or so.