Release Notes

Version 1.0 Summer Release!

The first official version of Spark Design System includes two Spark packages. The Spark-Core package includes components that are the basic building blocks of an application. Spark-Extras are components that may not be needed by all applications, but are consistent with the style of Spark-Core

The following components are available in Spark-Core:

  • Accordions
  • Alerts
  • Buttons
  • Dividers
  • Footer
  • Icons
  • Inputs
  • Links
  • Lists
  • Masthead
  • Modals
  • Navigation
  • Pagination
  • Promo
  • Tables
  • Tabbed Navigation
  • Toggle

The following components are available in Spark-Extras:

  • Card
  • Dictionary
  • Highlight Board

Updates From Beta to v1

  • Updated the typography sizes and line heights.
  • Reduced the heading type sizes to six and removed '.sprk-b-TypeDisplaySeven'.
  • Updated Spark-Core, Spark-Extras and Spark Site unit test coverage to 100%.
  • Updated the heading colors of the category titles in the side navigation of the Spark Site.
  • Added more useful explainer content for components.
  • Fixed an issue in the Navigation component where long navigation items were breaking out of their container instead of wrapping.
  • Added two example pages to the Spark test pages.
  • Removed some npm packages from Spark-Extras components that were not needed.
  • Accessibility updates to add screen reader text to the hamburger icon.
  • Added a JS timer to close the Wait Modal component for the Spark Site documentation so users don't have to refresh the page.
  • Added CODEOWNERS file to specify the Spark team as owners.
  • Added contribution and bug report GitHub issue templates.
  • Fixed an error in the '.sprk-is-Disabled' class name for Buttons where it was incorrectly named as '.is-Disabled'.
  • Added a section to the Spark Site for z-indexes called Layers.