Breakdance 1.3 is a huge release that includes many highly-requested features, as well as a large number polishing items, tweaks, and small enhancements. Here are a few of the most prominent changes and features coming to Breakdance 1.3.
All the below features are available now in Breakdance 1.3 alpha 1. Login to the customer portal to download it, or read on to find out what’s new in this release.
WooCommerce Custom Product Loops
Create custom product loops using the Custom Area option added to the Products List, Shop Page, and other similar elements. This unlocks unlimited possibilities for custom product loops, allowing you to completely customize the layout of your lists of WooCommerce products.
Vertical Menus & Vertical Mega Menus
Build sidebar menus, footer menus, and more with Breakdance's new vertical layout option for the WP Menu and Menu Builder elements.
Many of our elements received accessibility tweaks, including our WP Menu and Menu Builder elements which received an extensive accessibility-focused overhaul, making them easier to use for screen reader and keyboard users.
Enable beautiful Isotope filtering for any post loop element in one click. Filter by categories, tags, product attributes, custom taxonomies, and more.
Query Builder Meta Queries
Now you can perform advanced meta queries using Breakdance's query builder, no code required. Single level meta queries & complex, nested meta queries are all possible in just a few clicks.
We've added a number of powerful WooCommerce-specific conditions such as Stock Status, Stock Quantity, On Sale, Cart Quantity, Cart Value, Customer Order Count, Customer Total Spend, and many more. Some can be used in the Query Builder, and some can be used to show or hide elements.
Native SVG Uploads
Now you can enable SVG uploads via Breakdance's settings. Advanced users no longer need to install third-party plugins just to allow you to use SVG assets on your Breakdance site.
Advanced Accordion Element
Build fully custom accordion layouts with the new Advanced Accordion element. Add other elements inside the Advanced Accordion for highly specialized layouts & better user engagement.
Create a palette of gradients in your Global Settings and then reuse them everywhere in your design in one click. Changing a Global Gradient will change the gradient everywhere it's been used, saving you hours of editing time.
WooCommerce Variation Swatch Integrations
Breakdance 1.3 adds native integrations and built-in styling options for the plugins "Variation Swatches for WooCommerce" and "Variation Swatches for WooCommerce by CartFlows."
Add Tooltips to anything in Breakdance with the Tooltip element. This element acts as a container, allowing you to insert any Breakdance element inside of it. On the front-end, your custom tooltip will be shown when anything inside the Tooltip element is hovered.
Add the FacetWP Facet element to enable powerful, visual filtering for any post loop element in Breakdance.
Add the GridbuilderWP Facet element to enable powerful, visual filtering for any post loop element in Breakdance.
Query Builder Sort By ACF / Meta Box
Sort your post loops by ACF or Meta Box field values using Breakdance 1.3 and the visual query builder.
File Upload Field
Breakdance's already powerful native Form Builder now includes a File Upload field.
ACF Group Field Support
Breakdance now fully supports Advanced Custom Fields' Group Field type. Organize your fields beautifully while rendering their contents in Breakdance.
Meta Box Settings Page Support
Breakdance also now includes full support for Meta Box Settings Pages. Give clients the ultimate experience with Meta Box and Breakdance.
That’s not all. We also made a ton of small enhancements to existing features & functionalities.
Front-end scripts now deferred
Bottom position for Header Builder
Section Width placement for Menu Builder dropdowns
Style active state for Menu Builder links
Accessibility improvements for FAQ, Form Builder, Search Form, Tabs, Mini Cart, and more
Front Page template location
80+ other tweaks, enhancements, and fixes