WebStorm 2018.3 Early Preview build #7 is now available!
If you’re unfamiliar with our Early Access Program or if you want to catch up on all the new features, check out the previous EAP blog posts.
Toolbox App is the easiest way to get EAP builds. You can also get notified right from the IDE when a new EAP build is available: go to Preferences | Appearance & Behavior | System Settings | Updates and select “Automatically check updates for Early Access Program”.
Important! WebStorm EAP builds are not fully tested and might be unstable.
Here are some of the highlights of WebStorm 2018.3 EAP #7 (build 183.3795.15). For the full list of issues fixed in this update, see the Release Notes.
GitHub Pull Requests
This update brings with it an exciting new feature – GitHub Pull Requests. In the menu VCS – Git select View Pull Requests to open a new tool window with a list of all the pull requests in your project. You can see the description, assignee, labels, and changed files from the pull request. Right click on the pull request to create a new local branch from it.
We plan to add further features like merge, close, comment, and more in the upcoming releases.
Accessibility inspections for HTML
To help you to write more accessible HTML code, we’ve added a bunch of new inspections that are based on recommendations from the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG) developed by W3C. Even though these inspections can’t guarantee that the resulting website is going to be 100% accessible, we still think that they can help and have a lot of value. Continue reading