By: Sean Michael Kerner – eWeek.com – Image: eWeek.
Among the most widely deployed open-source technologies, the WordPress content management system (CMS) powers more that 76 million websites. Version 4.8, code named Evans, is a milestone update for both users and developers.
By Sneha Nalawade – MartechAdvisor.com – Image Not Credited.
WordPress recently announced the launch of WordPress 4.8, the latest version of the popular content management system. Updated with a host of new features, the release has been dubbed “Evans” after jazz composer and pianist William John “Bill” Evans. It is available for download in 38 languages.
Key updates include link boundaries which simplify the process of editing links, widget enhancements that do not require knowledge of code, and a dashboard with highlights of news and events.