WordPress has recently released its latest update: WordPress 3.9 version (name: “Smith”, in honour of Jimmy Smith). According to WordPress.org, the new version of WordPress features:
- A smoother media editing experience: The updated visual editor has improved speed, accessbility, and mobile support. Users can paste into the visual editor from your word processor with no messy styling. Cropping and rotating tools are also enhanced. users can even drag and drop the images directly from desktops to the editor.
- Gallery previews: Users can now view images in grid mode right in the editor, just like in the published post.
- Audio and video playlists enhancement
- Stunning new theme browser
- Live widget and header previews: Users can add, edit, and rearrange the site’s widges right in the theme customizer. No more suprises
- And much more…
To update, log in to your WordPress dashboard and the update button is listed on top of the browser. To learn more about the update, please read this blog post from WordPress.org