Breakdance AI Beta Now Available

May 26, 2024

Breakdance 2.0 Beta 1 Changelog

Existing customers can download the 2.0 beta from the customer portal.

Below, you’ll find a technical changelog. For details on the new features shown in the overview video above, visit

Thank you to everyone who submitted feature requests, bug reports, support tickets, and other feedback. This has been invaluable in helping us shape Breakdance v2.

New Features

  • New Layout Engine
  • CSS Grid Layout Controls in the Design tab
  • CSS Flexbox Layout Controls in the Design tab
  • More Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Design Presets
  • Migration Mode
  • Element: Menu Custom Area
  • Element: Content Reveal
  • Element: Badge
  • Element: Pulse Dot
  • AnalyticsWP Integration for Form Conversion Tracking
  • Copy and Paste: Control Section Properties
  • Copy and Paste: Multiple Sections
  • Global Settings: Import / Export
  • WPCodeBox Integration Proof of Concept (working integration will ship in beta 2)
  • Breakdance AI

General Polish, Fixes, and Enhancements:

  • Google Fonts – Add the latest fonts
  • Upgrade Stock Icons – To Font Awesome 6 Free
  • Forms i18n
  • A11y Polish
  • Fix Menu Builder A11y – When a form was used inside a menu custom dropdown
  • Animations – API to re-run entrance animations
  • Hide Admin Notices – From templates page
  • Icon Search – Improve it, make it work without hyphens
  • Adding Classes – Ignore enter press if an autocomplete item is selected
  • Border Settings – Fix not appearing when set in certain combinations
  • TinyMCE – Fix editor not loading in certain situations
  • Border Settings UI – Make control vertical
  • Number Input – Make it less restrictive
  • Gutenberg – Make image alignment work in cases where it was broken by default 100% width on the figure tag
  • Remove Empty Gutenberg Stylesheet – From the frontend
  • PageSpeed Insights – Fixes
  • Fix Global Blocks – Make duplicates have unique IDs
  • Conditions – Prevent null post titles from causing an IO-TS error
  • Builder – Don’t fire element actions if element is not on the page
  • Fix Setup Wizard – Deprecated notice
  • Fix UI – Word-wrap behavior
  • Right Click Menu UI – Fix inherited document styles
  • Sticky Offset – Fix media query
  • Media Resizer – If WordPress returns an error, show the error message text
  • Fix – Handle undefined array access errors on form actions in some cases

Element Enhancements & Fixes

  • Sliders – Advanced: One per view at, enable never breakpoint
  • Sliders – Advanced: Add initial slide option
  • Gallery – Fix width option at Design > Slider Images when used as slider
  • Gallery – Fix vertical align option at Design > Slider Images when used as slider
  • Sliders – Fix behavior when you have fewer slides than the viewport width
  • Image – Add object position
  • Section – Fix Ken Burns origin not working
  • FAQ – Smooth transition
  • Advanced Tabs – Support opening on hover
  • Image Element – Remove line breaks inside the `` tag
  • Fix Twitter Timeline – Not showing up
  • Sliders – Add option to disable keyboard control
  • Slider – Support slides per group
  • Slider & Animated Elements – Re-run animations on slide change
  • Tabs & Animated Elements – Re-run animations on tab change
  • Swiper – Set default aria role as `generic`
  • Facebook Like Button – Fix not appearing
  • Lightboxes – Don’t render duplicate slides
  • Comment Form – Fix: Always show comment field as required
  • Login Form – Fix: Remember me not working
  • Tabs – Customize width when vertical
  • Basic Slider – Add more HTML tag choices for titles
  • Fancy Testimonial – Use p, not h3
  • TOC Element – HTML tag choices for title
  • TOC Element – Don’t render headings from within popups
  • Adjacent Posts – HTML tag choice for post titles
  • Twitter Icons – Change to new X logo and brand color
  • Video Background – Add warning about 3rd party services
  • Image – Fix missing sizes attribute in some cases
  • Icon – Fix responsive padding not working
  • Comments List – Rename itemprop attribute value
  • Rich Text – Add missing img alignment classes for TinyMCE
  • Image Hover Card – Fix whitespace below card if link is set
  • TOC Element – Fix: Ignore selectors not working
  • Image Box – Add object fit, object position, add height
  • Add spaces to element names
  • Lightboxes – Remove hardcoded background color
  • Adjacent Posts – Add missing hook param for better compatibility with YITH Ajax Filter plugin
  • Comment Form – Only show cookie opt-in if global option is set
  • Fancy Divider – Support heading HTML tag choice
  • Menu Builder – Fix dropdown radius not working for images
  • Typography – Fix text decoration thickness hover setting not working
  • Circle Counter – Start animation when entering view
  • Post List – A11Y: Set ee-post-image-link aria-label to post title
  • Image Accordion – A11Y: Set the aria-label to accordion title
  • Icon Box – Change default title tag to P
  • Image Box – Change default title tag to P
  • Mini Cart – Set the aria-label to “View Cart” i18n text from WooCommerce
  • Simple Counter – Change default tag for number to P
  • Post Loop Builder – Fix builder preview not working when set to slider
  • Posts List – Remove hardcoded dots, use wp_trim_words instead
  • Posts List & Post Loop Builder – Support offset when using pagination
  • Popups – Fix reduced motion UI setting breaking popups
  • Search Form – Fix unclickable close button/close button appearing behind WP admin bar
  • Search Form – A11Y: Ensure elements are unfocusable when the search dialog is hidden
  • Search Form – Fix: Label pointing to the wrong id
  • Post Loop Builder – When set to slider layout and used via global block, the slider breaks when that global block is used more than once on the same page
  • Global Blocks – Ensure a unique block ID for each unique instance of a global block
  • TOC Element – Fix onProperyChanges error if container does not exist
  • Popups – Fix breakpoint conditions
  • Posts List / Post Loop Builder – Filter bar – Support sorting terms by name, term_order, count, and hide uncategorized
  • Posts List / Post Loop Builder – Filter bar – Option to hide ‘Uncategorized’ category
  • Header Builder – better sticky and offset controls

Design Library

  • Design Library – Add apply_filters in getDesignProviders
  • Design Library – Update URLs when importing a design set
  • Design Library – Improve position of “Add to Page” button
  • Design Library – UI polish


  • MailChimp Integration – If subscriber already exists, update the list member information
  • ActiveCampaign Integration – Fixes and improvements
  • Form Submissions – Fix fatal error on submissions page if submission record in the database contains invalid serialized data
  • Form Submissions – Fix date formatting
  • Form Submissions – Fix form submissions when combining filters
  • Email Action – Fix attachments not being sent when store submission is active but “store uploaded files” is disabled; add missing esc_html to the Email Action details dialog
  • Email Action – Escape email headers before passing them to wp_email and saving them to the database
  • Email Action – Ensure names like O’Brien are not improperly escaped
  • Email Action – Add CC support
  • Email Action – Add BCC support
  • Webhook Action – Allow JSON as body in webhook requests
  • Form Builder – Add option to hide labels for individual fields
  • Form Builder – Make required tooltip appear for file upload input
  • Form Builder – Fix conditional fields not appearing in certain cases
  • Form Builder – Enable all operands for use with conditional field display when using checkbox and radio form fields
  • Form Builder – Fix conditional display of fields relying on a number field that is set with the + / – buttons
  • Form Builder – Fix min value requirement when using + / – buttons
  • Form Builder – Fix double quotation marks in field labels causing formatting problems

Dynamic Data

  • Dynamically Set Images – Add srcset and sizes
  • ACF Integration – Fix custom fields not being available in the dynamic data chooser in some cases
  • Meta Box Integration – Fix custom fields not being available in the dynamic data chooser in some cases
  • Show All Dynamic Fields – In the chooser at all times
  • Conditions Chooser UI – Add autocomplete
  • Conditions – Allow using the same condition multiple times with AND
  • Support Truncating – Multi-byte characters, and strip HTML from truncated text
  • Video Element – Support dynamic data for setting poster images


  • Woo – Improve i18n
  • Woo – Support transparent product images
  • Woo – Fix loading required files even if Woo styles are disabled
  • Woo – Price as dynamic data: use get_price_html function, which includes currency symbol automatically
  • Woo – Prevent SSR error in the builder when cart is hidden
  • Woo – Prevent Mini Cart from throwing an error when it is hidden (the Woo PayPal Elements plugin hides the Mini Cart widget on the cart page on purpose)
  • Woo – Products List: Hide out of stock not being respected
  • Woo – Quantity input: hide if only one item per cart is allowed
  • Woo – Checkout: fix order review form position after Woo update
  • Woo – Mini Cart: Fix padding-right shifting design
  • Woo – Mini Cart: Compatibility with entrance and scrolling animations

Element Studio

  • Element Studio – Make arrays in code output cleaner
  • Element Studio – Remove paths that start with settings from dynamic properties on save
  • Element Studio – Replace deprecated get_class function
  • Element Studio – Add svw and svh units
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