Category: WordPress Releases

WordPress 4.5 Arrives

by Carly
29 April 2016

As promised, we saw the arrival of WordPress 4.5 in April, so now we’ve had a couple of weeks to get to grips with the new version we wanted to share details of the new features you can enjoy in WordPress 4.5. Named to honour Coleman Hawkins, the legendary jazz…

WordPress 4.5 Arrives in April

by Carly
29 March 2016

It’s only a couple of weeks until WordPress 4.5 is released so it’s the perfect time to take a look at the latest features that we can look forward to seeing in the new version. Theme logo support – Version 4.5 will finally have theme logo support. The long-awaited feature…

WordPress 4.4.2 Security and Maintenance Release

by Carly
03 March 2016

Just in case you missed it, the WordPress 4.4.2 security and maintenance release is now available and fixes two security issues. The two issues that have been fixed included a possible SSRF for certain URIs and an open-redirection attack. Besides the two vulnerabilities mentioned, seventeen errors from the two previous…

WordPress 4.4.2 Security and Maintenance Release

by Carly
11 February 2016

Last week the latest security release of WordPress, version 4.4.2, was released and users are all encouraged to update their sites as soon as possible, as there are two security issues that may impact those running WordPress 4.4.1 and other outdated versions. The first issue is a potential SSRF for…

WordPress for Android 4.9

by Carly
01 February 2016

A couple of weeks ago the latest version WordPress for Android hit the web and the internet has been awash with positive feedback about version 4.9. Among the most popular new features are the fingerprint scanner and the redesigned, overhauled media library. The new fingerprint scanner was developed to ensure…

Twenty Sixteen WordPress Theme Arrives

by Carly
07 January 2016

At the end of 2015 the brand new default WordPress theme was unveiled and we’re excited to bring you a few more details about Twenty Sixteen in today’s post. Designed by Takashi Irie, the theme was developed to be a fresh take on the traditional blog format and contains a…

WordPress 4.4 Arrives

by Carly
05 January 2016

As promised, WordPress 4.4 was released at the end of December 2015, so today we’re going to share a few of the important details. Named in honour in jazz trumpeter Clifford Brown, WordPress 4.4 ‘Clifford’ aims to enhance your existing site by making it more connected and even more responsive…

WordPress for Android Version 4.6

by Carly
11 November 2015

Attention Android users! The latest version of WordPress for Android is now available in the Google Play store, and the team have made plenty of exciting changes for this new release. The app starts up much faster than in previous versions, and speed has also received a boost when users…

WordPress 4.4 Beta 1 is Available

by Carly
09 November 2015

In case you missed it, WordPress 4.4 Beta 1 is now available for any users who want to have a tinker with the upcoming version and have a play with the changes that have been made so far. The full version of 4.4 is due for release on December 8th,…

WordPress 4.4 Removes ‘View Post’ Option

by Carly
20 October 2015

In the new WordPress 4.4 version (due in December 2015) the ‘View Post’ and ‘Get Shortlink’ buttons are to be removed from the post editor, and instead of the ‘View Post’ field there will be a clickpoint permalink. By clicking on the permalink users will be able to view the…