Storefront Theme Release Notes

Storefront 2.6.0 release notes

Storefront 2.6.0 has been tagged for release and uploaded to This is another small maintenance release.

As a part of this release, Storefront was tested with the recently released WordPress 5.5 and the pending WooCommerce 4.4 release.

Here’s what’s new in 2.6.0 (pulled directly from the changelog):

  • Fix – Add defensive checks for WC Cart instance #1440
  • Fix – Fix focus outline in My Account page with Firefox #1428
  • Fix – Merge duplicate CSS Selectors #1419 👏@ismail-elkorchi
  • Fix – incorrect starter content for home page #1422
  • Enhancement – Add Cart and Checkout block styles #1412

Download the latest release of Storefront from, or venture over to Dashboard → Updates in your WordPress admin to update your theme.

As usual, if you see any issues, please log them in detail on Github.

By Darren Ethier

My passion is developing useful and pretty code. I also love anything to do with leadership and the wise use of words. I'm working with Automattic as the Engineering Director for teams working on the intersection of WooCommerce and Gutenberg.