Divi Version: 4.4

These are the changelog notes for Divi version 4.4 that was released on March 5, 2020. Check out of all the changes, updates, and bug fixes below.

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Divi 4.4 Summary

Improvements & Feature Additions

  • Added Position z-index option to page settings.
  • Added a modal to display a streamlined layers view of every element on your page.
  • Improved Blog module’s compatibility with plugins that rely on the ‘post-load’ event to initialize their JavaScript.

Fixed Bugs

  • Fix regression that caused spam protection for the Contact Form and Email Optin modules to be ineffective.
  • Fixed “Use The Divi Builder” button hover styles in WordPress 5.4.
  • Fixed PHP notice that occurred when post featured image attachment didn’t exist.
  • Fixed Scroll Effects re-rendering issues after switching preview modes in Visual Builder.
  • Fixed Theme Builder section, row, column and module styles affecting wireframe mode of posts displayed via a Post Content module.
  • Fixed a PHP notice that could be triggered by some 3rd Party Extensions.
  • Fixed a number of translatable strings missing or using the wrong text domain.
  • Fixed an issue where top padding was added to the Theme Builder footer in some situations.
  • Fixed archive listing pages having incorrect CSS selectors for custom post type listings.
  • Fixed compatibility issue w/ WooCommerce Product Add-ons.
  • Fixed compatibility with the WP Responsive Table plugin.
  • Fixed creating new Fullwidth Module from the Library using legacy Builder.
  • Fixed empty Specialty Section item creating from the Library using the New Divi Builder Experience.
  • Fixed issue with Email Optin Module where an empty checkbox field name shows a wrong message related to captcha.
  • Fixed js warning about non-boolean attribute is_specialty_placeholder in browser console.
  • Fixed layout block rendering compatibility on upcoming WordPress 5.4 due to its markup changes on Block Editor.
  • Fixed the Blog module Featured Image Custom CSS field not working.

Updates, Changes, & Optimizations

  • Modified the Gallery module to include each image’s Alt Text when defined in the WP Media Library.


  • Decreased recommended max execution time and max input time from 180 to 120 seconds.
  • Disabled custom.js file minification.

New & Modified Files

  • core/components/SupportCenter.php
  • core/components/VersionRollback.php
  • epanel/custom_functions.php
  • functions.php
  • includes/builder/class-et-builder-element.php
  • includes/builder/class-et-builder-settings.php
  • includes/builder/feature/gutenberg/blocks/Layout.php
  • includes/builder/framework.php
  • includes/builder/frontend-builder/bundle.js
  • includes/builder/frontend-builder/helpers.php
  • includes/builder/functions.php
  • includes/builder/module/Blog.php
  • includes/builder/module/Gallery.php
  • includes/builder/module/Signup.php
  • includes/builder/module/field/Position.php
  • includes/builder/module/field/Scroll.php
  • includes/builder/module/type/WithSpamProtection.php
  • includes/builder/module/woocommerce/AddToCart.php
  • includes/builder/plugin-compat/sfwd-lms.php
  • includes/builder/plugin-compat/wp-responsive-table.php
  • includes/builder/scripts/frontend/scripts.js
  • includes/builder/scripts/src/builder.js
  • js/src/custom.js
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