Today we tagged WooCommerce 2.7 “Bionic Butterfly” beta 2. It contains a whole host of bug fixes and is ready for testing! if you’d like to find out whats new in 2.7, you can read more about 2.7 in our first beta post here.

Download WC 2.7 Beta 2

Changes since beta 1

We’ve been pretty busy since beta 1, mainly due to the feedback from testers. Kudos to everyone who has reported an issue or contributed so far!

Aside from many many fixes and smaller improvements, here are some of the larger changes you may need to be aware of:

What’s left to do?

Currently there are only 2 open issues we’ve yet to address and those are:

We’re hoping to have this done and beta 3 tagged by the 16th.

Developer notes/extensions

We’ve been taking notes as we’ve updated extensions. For know issues and gotchas, please see this article on the wiki.

As for examples on how to update extensions to support 2.7, we’ve been publishing a series of posts on how we’ve done it ourselves.

Release schedule

We’re aiming to have a release candidate ready on the 27th Febuary. The final release will be shortly after that.

If you have not yet tested extensions or your themes, now is the time 🙂 Thanks for your support!