WordPress 3.4.1 Maintenance and Security Release

Posted in: Releases, Security- Jun 27, 2012 Comments Off

WordPress 3.4.1 is now available for download. WordPress 3.4 has been a very smooth release, and copies are flying off the shelf — 3 million downloads in two weeks! This maintenance release addresses 18 bugs with version 3.4, including: Fixes an issue where a theme’s page templates were sometimes not detected. Addresses problems with some category permalink [...]

WordPress 3.4 “Green”

Posted in: Releases- Jun 13, 2012 Comments Off

WordPress 3.4 is here and out the door. We’ve dubbed this release “Green” in honor of guitarist Grant Green whose soulful simplicity has kept many of us company during this release. This release includes significant improvements to theme customization, custom headers, Twitter embeds, and image captions — here’s a short clip with the highlights: For [...]

WordPress 3.4 Release Candidate 2

Posted in: Development, Releases, Testing- Jun 06, 2012 Comments Off

The second release candidate for WordPress 3.4 is now available. Since RC1, we’ve made a few dozen final changes. Our goal is to release WordPress 3.4 early next week, so plugin and theme authors, this is likely your last chance to test your plugins and themes to find any compatibility issues before the final release. [...]

WordPress 3.4 Release Candidate

Posted in: Development, Releases, Testing- May 27, 2012 Comments Off

The first release candidate (RC1) for WordPress 3.4 is now available. If you haven’t tested WordPress 3.4 yet, now is the time!

WordPress 3.4 Beta 4

Posted in: Releases- May 02, 2012 Comments Off

Less bugs, more polish, the same beta disclaimers. Download, test, report bugs. Thanks much. /ryan #thewholebrevitything

WordPress 3.3.2 (and WordPress 3.4 Beta 3)

Posted in: Development, Releases, Security- Apr 20, 2012 Comments Off

WordPress 3.3.2 is available now and is a security update for all previous versions. Three external libraries included in WordPress received security updates: Plupload (version 1.5.4), which WordPress uses for uploading media. SWFUpload, which WordPress previously used for uploading media, and may still be in use by plugins. SWFObject, which WordPress previously used to embed [...]

WordPress 3.2.1

Posted in: Releases- Jul 12, 2011 Comments Off

After more than a million downloads of WordPress 3.2, we’re now releasing WordPress 3.2.1 into the wild. This maintenance release fixes a server incompatibility related to JSON that’s unfortunately affected some of you, as well as a few other fixes in the new dashboard design and the Twenty Eleven theme. If you’ve already updated to [...]

WordPress 3.2 now available

Posted in: Releases- Jul 04, 2011 Comments Off

Here in the U.S. we are observing Independence Day, and I can’t think of a more fitting way to mark a day that celebrates freedom than by releasing more free software to help democratize publishing around the globe. I’m excited to announce that WordPress 3.2 is now available to the world, both as an update in [...]

WordPress 3.1.4 (and 3.2 Release Candidate 3)

Posted in: All About Clients, Latest News, Releases, Security- Jun 29, 2011 Comments Off

WordPress 3.1.4 is available now and is a maintenance and security update for all previous versions. This release fixes an issue that could allow a malicious Editor-level user to gain further access to the site. Thanks K. Gudinavicius of SEC Consult for bringing this to our attention. Version 3.1.4 also incorporates several other security fixes and hardening [...]

WordPress 3.2 Release Candidate

Posted in: Development, Releases, Testing- Jun 13, 2011 Comments Off

The first release candidate (RC1) for WordPress 3.2 is now available. An RC comes after the beta period and before final release. We think we’re done, but with tens of millions of users, a variety of configurations, and thousands of plugins, it’s possible we’ve missed something. So if you haven’t tested WordPress 3.2 yet, now [...]