- Completes the readability analysis for Swedish by adding the transition words, sentence beginnings and passive voice assessments.
- Improves the transition word assessment for German.
- Fixes a bug where the Ryte endpoint would be called when the Ryte feature has been disabled.
- Fixes a bug where the 'Show archives for authors without posts in search results?' toggle would be shown when the 'Show author archives in search results?' toggle was disabled in the search appearance settings.
- Fixes a bug where the front page would be shown in the page sitemap. Props to stodorovic.
- Fixes a bug where errors would be thrown in the classic editor when Gutenberg assets were enqueued without Gutenberg being active.
- Fixes a bug where the editor would not be loaded when clicking the ‘edit’ button for a child page in the page overview. Props mondrey.
- Deprecates the methods WPSEO_Utilsget_user_locale() and WPSEO_Utilsget_language().
- Adds a Courses Page showing an overview of the available online courses offered by Yoast Academy.