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Roadmap Insights

RFC: WooCommerce Admin is Merging into Core

tl;dr WooCommerce Admin’s code is going to be incorporated into a restructured monolithic WooCommerce repository where it will be maintained going forward. The current feature plugin and repository for WooCommerce Admin will be deprecated. Background Three years ago, merchants and developers got their first glimpses of the new JavaScript-powered merchant experience that was coming to […]

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Community News

WooCommerce Community News: September 2021

Howdy, Woo Developer Community! 👋 Here are some updates of recent happenings that you may have missed over the past month. Some items are detailed in previous posts on this blog, and other items are pulled from sources like GitHub. We’ve packaged everything into a digest to help keep everyone in the loop. Developer Resources […]

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Developer Advisory

Important security patch released in WooCommerce

On September 21, 2021, our team released a security patch to address a server configuration setup used by some hosts, which under the right conditions may make some analytics reports publicly available. What actions should I take? Automatic software updates began rolling out on September 21, 2021, to all stores running impacted versions of WooCommerce, […]

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Community News WooCommerce Core

WooCommerce Community News: August 2021

Howdy, Woo Developer Community! 👋 Here are some updates of recent happenings that you may have missed over the past month. Some items are detailed in previous posts on this blog, and other items are pulled from sources like GitHub. We’ve packaged everything into a digest to help keep everyone in the loop. Developer Resources […]

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Developer Advisory

Improving API Queries for Low Stock Products

tl;dr Recent improvements to the REST API fix slow queries for products with low stock. There is a new REST endpoint that affected developers should adopt. The Details There was a recent issue in WooCommerce Admin where stores who had upgraded to WooCommerce 5.5 started to experience performance issues and, in some cases, stopped working […]