WP 5.5 deprecated support for jQuery Migrate may have caused at least 50,000 broken sites. An issue with how themes handle pagination is causing other sites to break after updating to 5.5.
That’s a lot of publishers who were affected by this issue and there are likely going to be more who are seeking this solution.
Fortunately there are solutions.
Keep reading to see how the person in the graphic below solved his problem.
jQuery Migrate and WordPress 5.5
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jQuery Migrate is a library that acts like a bridge for older code to function on WordPress.
However when publishers stick to an older theme, particularly one that is no longer being updated, compatibility issues eventually creep in and that’s what happened with WordPress 5.5.