Maybe at least linking to the codex age for the release in the changelog part of the readme would be a start.
Perhaps list the three most important changes and then link to the codex page.
This release […]
Is there any reason you do not use the proper changelog format of other WordPress plugins?
It is extremely frustrating to click on the view details on the update screen and not see the changelog for the plugin. […]
@mikelittle active 6 hours, 41 minutes ago