I’m reblogging because I agree. The changes don’t make my life easier. The changes come across as change for the sake of change. “Look! We changed something!” I’ve long liked WordPress, but I liked it better before.
I am loath to write yet another letter to you, since I typically prefer spending my time writing actual blog posts, but the thing is, I’ve been bitching to you on Twitter and in your forums to absolutely 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? Not one of the “improvements” you’ve made is actually an improvement at all.
Below, you will find explanations as to why your improvements aren’t improvements sorted conveniently by feature.
First, there’s this “Beep beep boop” editor thing with less than half the functionality or the old editor, which thankfully you haven’t taken away entirely yet. I am waiting for the other shoe…
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