An Open Letter To WordPress

WordPress leave it alone…

Fish Of Gold


I am loath to write yet another letter to you, since I typically prefer to spend my time writing actual blog posts, but I’ve been bitching on Twitter and in your forums to no avail, so maybe you’ll pay attention to a blog post. It’s not likely, but hey, you never know.

Please, stop. Just put down whatever you’re working on and stop with the futzing. You have been tinkering under my hood long enough and you know what? None of the “improvements” you’ve made are actually improvements.

Below, you will find explanations as to why your improvements aren’t improvements sorted conveniently by feature.

Post Editor

Let’s talk about this “Beep beep boop” post editor nightmare with less than half the functionality of the old editor. Thankfully, you haven’t taken away the old editor yet. However, I fully expect that one day, I will go to write a…

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5 thoughts on “An Open Letter To WordPress

  1. The new changes are horrible and it’s obvious they aren’t listening to their bloggers (paid especially) that we do NOT want this mess they call ‘improved’. I’d love to know exactly who thought fixing something that was working well, needed repair. Maybe they hired the idiots from Facebook to help….

    As for me, I sneak in the backdoor and view the REAL stats & posts pages from there. A pain to get to but worth it.


  2. Pingback: Amen | Voidgeist

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