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Opened 11 months ago

Last modified 2 months ago

#58452 new enhancement

Add text-wrap: balance to theme styles

Reported by: superpoincare's profile superpoincare Owned by:
Milestone: Future Release Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 6.2.2
Component: Bundled Theme Keywords:
Focuses: ui Cc:


Chrome 114 has introduced "text-wrap:balance" for CSS.

The importance of it is explained in:

This helps in displaying content more evenly and often required for headings such as site title and description below it.

So WordPress themes should have it.

Change History (2)

#1 @sabernhardt
7 months ago

I just mentioned this as a possibility in Twenty Twenty-Four:

#2 @poena
2 months ago

  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to Future Release

For block themes, there is this upstream issue:
It is still something to consider for the classic themes, too.

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