See Trac tickets:
- #32417: Add new core media widget
- #39993: Introduce Core Widget: Image
- #39994: Introduce Core Widget: Video
- #39995: Introduce Core Widget: Audio
Media widgets from this plugin are planned to be copied into core and deactivated in this
plugin in future releases.
For contributing patches to this plugin and for following developments, please see its GitHub project.
I'm actually quite unsure as to why this feature wasn't implemented in earlier versions of WordPress. Potential 4.8 addition?
[0.1.0] – (Unreleased)
Work in progress.