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WooCommerce Core

Breaking change notice: woocommerce_emogrifier hook

As we announced back in January, as of WooCommerce 6.5, to be released in May, the minimum PHP version required will be 7.2. The version bump work is done, and while doing it we noticed that unfortunately we’ll need to introduce a breaking change regarding how the woocommerce_emogrifier hook works. The TLDR is that the […]

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WooCommerce Core

New product filtering by attributes rolling out in WooCommerce 6.3

Finally! After having been an opt-in feature for some time, the new product filtering mechanism we announced a few months ago is rolling out for everybody in WooCommerce 6.3. Here’s what you need to know as a shop administrator. What’s going to happen after I upgrade to/install WooCommerce 6.3? A database migration will kick in. […]

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WooCommerce Core

New requirement for WooCommerce 6.5: PHP 7.2+

It’s been a while since we bumped the minimum PHP version of WooCommerce to 7.0, and it is about time for a new bump. Starting with version 6.5, scheduled for release in May 2022, WooCommerce will require PHP 7.2 or newer to work. Why this change? The PHP ecosystem is evolving rapidly. At the time […]

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WooCommerce 5.9 Released

We are pleased to announce the release of WooCommerce 5.9. This is a minor release and everything should be backwards compatible with the previous version. This release contains: 410 commits from 25 contributors in WooCommerce Core 89 commits from 20 contributors in WooCommerce Admin 120 commits from 19 contributors in WooCommerce Blocks As always, we […]

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WooCommerce 5.9 RC 2

We have released a second release candidate for WooCommerce 5.9 and are still on track for our planned release November 9th. Note that this is a minor release focusing on bug fixes and performance improvements. See more details of our versioning changes in Developer Advisory: Changes to WooCommerce Versioning Scheme. Changes We have fixed a […]