What You Should Do Now That WordPress Have Officially Retired The Classic Editor

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If you’re a WordPress.Com user and use the WordPress.Com Classic editor, WordPress recently made an important announcement which will affect you and which you may have missed.

The Classic Editor Is Moving

Well over a year ago, WordPress announced that the WordPress.com Classic editor was being set for retirement. Since the beginning of 2019, I’ve also mentioned this in several of my own blog posts.

On August 13, 2020, WordPress finally announced that their Classic editor was now officially retired. However, it’s not entirely disappearing.

To continue using the Classic editor, users will have to access it via the Classic block on the Gutenberg Block Editor.

The Classic block provides an editing experience that mimics the Classic editor with some added benefits.

When are the changes taking place?

The changes are happening in phases. WordPress will email users informing them when to expect the change.

For full details and how…

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3 thoughts on “What You Should Do Now That WordPress Have Officially Retired The Classic Editor

  1. WordPress didn’t retire the classic editor.

    They just put a post out about how it was not leaving but rather only moving and it gave instructions on how to use it.

    Patty L. Fletcher

    Self-Published Author and Social Media Promotional Assistant

    Email: patty.volunteer1@gmail.com

    Website: http://www.campbellsworld.wordpress.com/ .

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    We all are the Light, automatically. So we really don’t have to go too much further than that. We all have a Light within us – it is the Soul; it is that spark of God, of the Divine, that activates our consciousness.

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