With ease of use being at the forefront of development, along with security, the new version of WordPress turns what used to be a sticking point for some users into a simple excercise. Namely, inserting media and rich text into a standard sidebar (wigetised area). These four new widgets will make life easier for us all.
Most of our sites are running Beaver Builder which makes life easier in many respects already, this update really is a boon for those with legacy themes that don’t have the same functionality as Beaver Builder.
Check out the detail on the WordPress.org site for details, as well as more neat things like “easy link boundry adjustment”.