WordPress 4.0 has been released and includes new features as well as strengthens security.
Fun fact: WordPress core developers share a love of jazz music, and since WordPress 1.0 all major releases are named in honor of jazz musicians they admire. It’s nickname “Benny” comes from the great Benny Goodman.
If you are part of our monthly maintenance plan, your sites will be updated soon. These sites will still be updated at the end of the month as usual. If you intend to do this update yourself, please make sure you backup your site properly before updating! It’s essential to keep your site up to date in order to avoid issues with functionality and security.