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  • WordPress 6.4.2 Maintenance and Security Release

    WordPress 6.4.2 is now available! This minor release features 7 bug fixes in Core. The fixes include a bug fix for an issue causing stylesheet and theme directories to sometimes return incorrect results. This release also features one security fix. Because this is a security release, it is recommended that you update your sites immediately. You can download WordPress…

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  • WordPress 5.9.2 Security and Maintenance Release

    WordPress 5.9.2 is now available! This security and maintenance release features one bug fix in addition to three security fixes. Because this is a security release, it is recommended that you update your sites immediately. All versions since WordPress 3.7 have also been updated. WordPress 5.9.2 is a security and maintenance release. The next major release will be…

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  • WordPress 5.9.1 Maintenance Release

    WordPress 5.9.1 is now available! This maintenance release features 82 bug fixes in both Core and the block editor. WordPress 5.9.1 is a short-cycle maintenance release. The next major release will be version 6.0. You can download WordPress 5.9.1 from WordPress.org, or by visiting your Dashboard  Updates and clicking “Update Now”. If you have sites that support automatic…

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  • WordPress 5.9 “Joséphine”

    Welcome to Joséphine! Introducing 5.9, Joséphine. Named in honour of acclaimed international jazz singer Joséphine Baker, this latest, most versatile WordPress release is here: download it or update it directly from your dashboard.  As a lifelong civil rights campaigner, Joséphine Baker believed that all people could live in harmony together, just as different instruments in a jazz…

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  • WordPress 5.8.3 Security Release

    This security release features four security fixes. Because this is a security release, it is recommended that you update your sites immediately. All versions since WordPress 3.7 have also been updated. WordPress 5.8.3 is a short-cycle security release. The next major release will be version 5.9, which is already in the Release Candidate stage. You can…

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  • WordPress 5.8.2 Security and Maintenance Release

    WordPress 5.8.2 is now available! This security and maintenance release features 2 bug fixes in addition to 1 security fix. Because this is a security release, it is recommended that you update your sites immediately. All versions since WordPress 5.2 have also been updated. WordPress 5.8.2 is a small focus security and maintenance release. The next major release will be version 5.9.…

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  • Introducing Twenty Twenty-Two

    Well, here we are again, it’s that time of the year when we start thinking about the next default WordPress theme. WordPress 5.9 will launch with a new default theme: Twenty Twenty-Two. Find out more in the official announcement post.

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  • WordPress 5.8.1 Security and Maintenance Release

    WordPress 5.8.1 is now available! This security and maintenance release features 60 bug fixes in addition to 3 security fixes. Because this is a security release, it is recommended that you update your sites immediately. All versions since WordPress 5.4 have also been updated. WordPress 5.8.1 is a short-cycle security and maintenance release. The next major release will be…

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  • WordPress 5.8 “Tatum”

    Introducing 5.8 “Tatum”, our latest and greatest release. Named in honour of Art Tatum, the legendary jazz pianist. His formidable technique and willingness to push boundaries inspired musicians and changed what people thought could be done.  So fire up your music service of choice and enjoy Tatum’s famous recordings of ‘Tea for Two’, ‘Tiger Rag’,…

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  • Belated 18th Birthday Wishes, WordPress!

    WordPress was launched on 27 May 2003 and, yesterday, became an adult! WordPress now powers 40% of the web. To celebrate, here is a list of 40 milestones that have led to this remarkable achievement. Grab your favourite food and drink and dive in!

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