Last week, the Elementor team has released the biggest, most feature packed update to date. In version 1.5, their live WordPress page builder comes with a stunning new editor UI, version control and Z-index control.
New Editor UI
Did you love Elementor’s previous intuitive interface? Well, check out their brand-new UI which has been redesigned to further increase your user experience. It will really take your workflow to the next level. Check out its new features below:
- Beautiful new interface
- Separation of section from column settings
- Revamped drag & drop functionality making it even more precise
- New ‘Add Section / Template’ button in section settings
- Responsive column width setting, e.g. 4 columns on desktop, 3 on tablets & 2 on mobile devices
Apart from that, the Elementor 1.5 is shipped with even more new features and improvements such as better mobile editing, Z-Index control and element hover. Also you can now easily switch between versions via the rollback option in the version control.
In addition, registration for becoming a beta tester has been simplified and can be done via
Elementor > Tools > Version Control.
Elementor also allows you to add hover effects to every element of your WordPress site including sections, columns and most widgets. This can be done without writing any single line of code!
Check out the available hover effects below:
- Background colour hover
- Background gradient hover
- Image & video hover
- Colour overlay hover
- Box shadow hover
- Border hover
You can set above effects for colour, gradient, image or video backgrounds. You can also add unique border as well as box shadow hover effects.
Pricing, Support & Updates
Elementor can be downloaded for free, but comes with limited features. Elementor Pro plans are available from as low as $49 for one site.
Upon purchase you will receive one year of free updates and support. Also, they provide a 30 day money-back guarantee.