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  • The Month in WordPress: March 2020
    by Hugh Lashbrooke on April 3, 2020 at 12:01 pm

    The month of March was both a tough and exciting time for the WordPress open-source project. With COVID-19 declared a pandemic, in-person events have had to adapt quickly – a challenge for any community. March culminated with the release of WordPress 5.4, an exhilarating milestone only made possible by dedicated contributors. For all the latest,

  • WordPress 5.4 “Adderley”
    by Matt Mullenweg on March 31, 2020 at 7:04 pm

    Version 5.4 "Adderley" of WordPress is available for download or update in your WordPress dashboard. This version brings you more ways to make content come alive with your best images and helps make your vision real by putting blocks in the perfect place.

  • WordPress 5.4 RC5
    by David Baumwald on March 28, 2020 at 12:47 am

    The fifth release candidate for WordPress 5.4 is live! WordPress 5.4 is currently scheduled to land on March 31 2020, and we need your help to get there—if you haven’t tried 5.4 yet, now is the time! You can test the WordPress 5.4 release candidate in two ways: Try the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (choose the “bleeding edge nightlies” option)

  • WordPress 5.4 RC4
    by Francesca Marano on March 24, 2020 at 10:00 pm

    The fourth release candidate for WordPress 5.4 is live! WordPress 5.4 is currently scheduled to land on March 31 2020, and we need your help to get there—if you haven’t tried 5.4 yet, now is the time! You can test the WordPress 5.4 release candidate in two ways: Try the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (choose the “bleeding edge nightlies” option)

  • WordPress 5.4 RC3
    by David Baumwald on March 17, 2020 at 9:24 pm

    The third release candidate for WordPress 5.4 is now available! WordPress 5.4 is currently scheduled to be released on March 31 2020, and we need your help to get there—if you haven’t tried 5.4 yet, now is the time! There are two ways to test the WordPress 5.4 release candidate: Try the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (choose the “bleeding edge

  • WordPress 5.4 RC2
    by Francesca Marano on March 10, 2020 at 9:40 pm

    The second release candidate for WordPress 5.4 is now available! WordPress 5.4 is currently scheduled to be released on March 31 2020, and we need your help to get there—if you haven’t tried 5.4 yet, now is the time! There are two ways to test the WordPress 5.4 release candidate: Try the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (choose the “bleeding edge

  • People of WordPress: Mary Job
    by Yvette Sonneveld on March 6, 2020 at 4:30 pm

    In the March edition of our "People of WordPress" series, you'll find out how Mary Job grew from a timid, curious cat into a public speaker and organizer of WordPress Meetups and WordCamps.

  • WordPress 5.4 Release Candidate
    by David Baumwald on March 3, 2020 at 9:59 pm

    The first release candidate for WordPress 5.4 is now available! This is an important milestone as we progress toward the WordPress 5.4 release date. “Release Candidate” means that the new version is ready for release, but with millions of users and thousands of plugins and themes, it’s possible something was missed. WordPress 5.4 is currently

  • The Month in WordPress: February 2020
    by Hugh Lashbrooke on March 2, 2020 at 9:15 am

    February 2020 was a busy month in the WordPress project! Most notably, there was an outpouring of sentiment in response to the unfortunate cancellation of WordCamp Asia. However, the team continues to work hard in the hopes of making WordCamp Asia 2021 happen. In addition, there were a number of releases and some exciting new

  • WordPress 5.4 Beta 3
    by David Baumwald on February 25, 2020 at 10:10 pm

    WordPress 5.4 Beta 3 is now available! This software is still in development, so we don’t recommend you run it on a production site. Consider setting up a test site to play with the new version. You can test the WordPress 5.4 beta in two ways: Try the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (choose “bleeding edge nightlies”