May marks a significant date in the life of Drupal 8. With the release of Drupal 8.7.0, the platform has made many advancements towards the future of the platform and CMS in general. You can read up on the press release here, but there are two major points to be taken from their announcement.
Including JSON:API to the core - This will have great impact on ease of building as it bring in some stability and standardization using JSON.
Layout Builder Module - Providing a much more streamlined drag and drop experience for the user.