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January 8, 2015

WordPress For Android Updated With Material Design Look

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I use the WordPress app on a daily basis and to be honest it has never really looked great, sure it works but design wise it was plain. Today however WordPress has updated it’s Android app to version 3.5 and it brings with it a lovely material design look that fits in with Android Lollipop perfectly.

There were a few other changes, the full changelog is below:

– Material redesign and overall redesign (round avatars, new icons, color scheme update)
– Mentions auto-completion in comments (start typing “@username” for the username of another user on your blog, within a comment area)
– New grid layout for Media Library on tablets
– Fetch blog visibility status on first login
– Bug fixes

What do you think of the update? Personally I think its lovely and much needed.

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I live in Scotland UK and have been blogging about technology for a long time. I started BeginnersTech as I wanted even the total novice to be able to enjoy it as much as I do. If you ever need help or want to ask a question you have come to right place.

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