Advanced Custom Fields version 5.9.2 is now available. This release contains a number of improvements for both the ACF and ACF PRO plugins, which we hope you enjoy.
👨💻 Please find the release notes below. And for the latest ACF news, follow us on Twitter @wp_acf.
Since releasing our PHP framework for custom block type development back in version 5.8, we have been inundated with positive feedback, success stories and enhancement requests. It’s clear that the main “gripe” with a server-side visual editor is exactly that – it requires an HTTP request to fetch each block’s HTML, making for a slow and sometimes painful experience whilst editing a Post.
We’re excited to announce we have a solution for this, and invite you to help test it out! To enable block preloading and experience a “zero delay” Gutenberg page loading experience, please add the following code to your
wp-config.php to enable the fix:
👉 You can post your results and follow our progress via this GitHub issue.
$wp_blockparameter to block render_callback and render_template (unavailable during AJAX preview requests).
🙌 Thanks to everyone who helped make this release possible.