Updates

Our WordPress update briefings are concise and informative. Learn about the latest updates before you update your website.

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WordPress 5.1 Briefing

WordPress 5.1 has just been released. Technically, this is considered a “major” updated, but most users won’t notice much of a change. For most site owners, that’s a good thing. This short video brings you up to speed on the latest changes. The big one is PHP version checking. But you may also notice that …

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WordPress 4.9.8 Briefing

The latest WordPress update is another one of those “minor” releases that requires careful consideration. This release presents users with an opportunity to test the new Gutenberg editor.  Is Gutenberg right for you?  Watch this update and decide for yourself.

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WordPress 4.9.6 Briefing

Typically WordPress maintenance releases include bug fixes and security patches only — not new features. But, WordPress 4.9.6 is not your typical maintenance release. In this briefing, I explain why this maintenance release includes new features and why it wasn’t numbered 5.0.  I also take you on a quick tour of the new GDPR features …

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WordPress 4.9 Briefing

WordPress 4.9 has just been released. The new version includes upgrades to the theme customizer, a new media gallery widget, and an enhanced code editor. Watch the briefing for a demonstration of the latest features.

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WordPress 4.8 Briefing

WordPress 4.8 has just been released with a small group of feature enhancements, and some under the hood improvements for people who make plugins and themes. The biggest change is the addition of a number of new media widgets. It’s now easier than ever to add photos, audio, and video to your sidebar. Watch this …

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WordPress 4.7 Briefing

WordPress 4.7 has just been released with a small group of feature enhancements, an all new default theme, and some under the hood improvements for people who make plugins and themes. Watch this video for a first look at the Twenty Seventeen theme and quick overview of the latest changes.