Storefront 2.6.0 release notes

Storefront 2.6.0 has been tagged for release and uploaded to This is another small maintenance release.

As a part of this release, Storefront was tested with the recently released WordPress 5.5 and the pending WooCommerce 4.4 release.

Here’s what’s new in 2.6.0 (pulled directly from the changelog):

  • Fix – Add defensive checks for WC Cart instance #1440
  • Fix – Fix focus outline in My Account page with Firefox #1428
  • Fix – Merge duplicate CSS Selectors #1419 👏@ismail-elkorchi
  • Fix – incorrect starter content for home page #1422
  • Enhancement – Add Cart and Checkout block styles #1412

Download the latest release of Storefront from, or venture over to Dashboard → Updates in your WordPress admin to update your theme.

As usual, if you see any issues, please log them in detail on Github.

By Darren Ethier

My name is Darren Ethier. I’m the father of four children and husband of the most beautiful woman in the world. My passion is developing useful and pretty code. I also love anything to do with leadership and the wise use of words.  Currently I'm employed as a Code Wrangler with Automattic.Previous to my employment with Automattic, I had my own business, Rough Smooth Engine and my main client was Event Espresso and Event Smart.  I also am the author/founder of the popular series plugin for WordPress, Organize Series.  You may also see me hanging around working on the WordPress Gutenberg Project (currently on the core team there).