As you know, we love updating Publisher theme and add new features to make life easier for people who are nice enough to buy it. Publisher 7.6 has just been released and it comes with added features, some improvements, and a few minor tweaks. if you haven’t updated yours yet, here are the most important changes to look forward to:
What has changed in Publisher 7.6
The actual list is quite long. But here are some of the most important features added to the Publisher:
1. Lazy loading for Google AdSense
Google AdSense is an invaluable tool in monetizing your WordPress website. Although it can reduce site-speed significantly. As a solution, Publisher 7.6 offers the option to lazy load Google AdSense.
With lazy load, ads will only load after the user scrolls through and gets to the ad. To learn how to lazy load Google AdSense, read our other article.
2. Option to disable all ads in custom post types and categories
Repeating the same old ads in every post can be tiring for users. Also, an advertiser may be interested in a certain type of post, but not so keen to be shown within another category or post-type.
With the newest publisher, you can disable ads in custom post types and categories. So that the right users see the right content.
3. Option to override and disable, search page ads, date archive page ads and 404 page ads
Beside disabling ads altogether, you can override ads in tricky pages, such as the search result page, date archives, and your 404 page. This will give you the reassurance that ads are tailor-made for the type of content and messages you are offering to your customers.
4. 67 new Google Fonts and 4 new RTL Fonts
Beside Google Fonts already available, you will get 67 new Google Fonts with this update. these fonts can be used anywhere in the site to liven-up your typography. As you know Publisher gives you live preview and a great selector modal for every change you make.
5. Gutenberg support for Financial Pack
Widgets and features of the beloved Financial Pack are now available for WordPress block editor, also known as Gutenberg.
6. AMP support for Instagram embeds
AMP is an awesome tool for increasing site speed on mobile devices. Although it takes a lot of features and stylings away.
Publisher is one of the greatest themes for AMP support and creates the most accurate replica of the site in AMP pages. From now on, you will even have your Instagram posts, embedded in your AMP page, making it easy to share social media posts and create interactions, as well as optimizing your site for the latest SEO trends.
Publisher 7.6 is also equipped with an improved BetterAds admin performance, improved WP admin performance, better speed on edit pages and better Ads Manager performance and much more.
You can see the full changelog here. Tell us what you think of the new version and what you would like to see in the next updates.