Marquee Changelog

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Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue with a breaking change made in Jetpack 9.9 that caused an error notice to be displayed on the frontend. This updates the logo functionality to use the native WordPress logo feature and migrates the data. Be sure to check that your logo and site title display correctly after upgrading.



  • Added styles to improve support for the block editor.
  • Added support for the wp_body_open action.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed issues caused by the jQuery upgrade in WordPress 5.6.



  • Added support for address formatting in AudioTheme 2.3.0.



  • Improved support for the new version of MediaElement.js in WordPress 4.9+. Please upgrade as soon as possible to ensure audio players will continue to work after updating WordPress.
  • Updated the Cedaro Theme library to the latest version.
  • Updated jquery.cue.js to 1.2.3.



  • Added support for a new submenu on the blog and post archives.
  • Added support for disabling links in tracklists in AudioTheme 2.1.0+.
  • Updated Themicons to 2.3.1. Adds support for Mixcloud,, and Yelp and updates the Google+ icon in the social menu.



  • Switched to sessionStorage instead of localStorage for remembering the player state.
  • Remembered the player volume between pages.
  • Updated Themicons to 2.2.0. Adds support for GitHub, CD Baby, and Tidal icons in the social menu.
  • Updated the Cedaro Theme library to the latest version.
  • Updated http URLs to https where possible.

Bug Fixes

  • Test for web storage APIs to prevent errors when they're unsupported, such as when using private browsing mode.
  • Prevented multiple tracks from playing on singular track pages.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented record archive content from displaying.


This release splits CSS used for plugin compatibility into separate style sheets, which are only loaded when the corresponding plugin is active. If you're using a child theme, please read this support article to understand how this change might impact you.

  • Automatically loaded child theme style sheets.
  • Split AudioTheme plugin styles into a separate style sheet.
  • Split Jetpack plugin styles into a separate style sheet.
  • Added support for Cue Pro.


  • Introduced marquee_posts_navigation() to handle post navigation on archives.
  • Reversed the post navigation links on record and video archives.
  • Added styles for telephone input fields.
  • Switched to a different method for fixing smooth scrolling in IE to prevent scrollbar and layout issues in other browsers.
  • Updated the player script to include methods for logging user interactions.
  • Updated marquee_is_player_active() to ensure a filtered active state is cached correctly.
  • Removed some unused HTML classes from the sidebar template.
  • Prevented dropdowns on gig, record, and video archives from becoming unusable in certain situations when PJAX is enabled.


In addition to the changes below, version 1.1.0 contains a number of minor design tweaks made when launching Marquee on and includes better support for Jetpack.

  • Fixed a "bouncing" effect on the left panel when smooth scrolling is enabled in IE 11.
  • Always enqueue MediaElement.js when fast page loading is enabled.
  • Implemented a workaround to make tracklists work on iOS.
  • Ensure the title and content span the full width of the right panel when using the "Landing Page" template.
  • Fixed swipe gestures when releasing a mouse click outside a panel.
  • Move the record thumbnail into a separate template part.


  • Initial release.