WordPress 3.5

WordPress 3.5, “Elvin”, was released on December 11, 2012 and is a major release that adds:

  • A new color picker
  • A new default theme, Twenty Twelve
  • A refresh of the styles of the dashboard
  • Updates for Retina-readiness with beautiful high resolution graphics
  • Streamlining other sections of the admin area

As always, we highly recommend that you keep your WordPress installation, WordPress themes and WordPress plugins up to date to ensure that you’re running the most secure and feature rich version of WordPress.

If you need assistance with upgrading, please schedule your WordPress upgrade today via our WordSprung WordPress Upgrade Service.

Anyone who is already subscribed to one of our upgrade packages has already been upgraded to WordPress 3.5.  If you’d like to make sure your site is always up to date, please check out out WordSprung WordPress Maintenance Packages.

WordPress 3.4.2

WordPress 3.4.2 was released on September 6, 2012 and maintenance and security update which addresses 21 bugs with version 3.4.1, which include:

  • Fix some issues with older browsers in the administration area.
  • Fix an issue where a theme may not preview correctly, or its screenshot may not be displayed.
  • Improve plugin compatibility with the visual editor.
  • Address pagination problems with some category permalink structures.
  • Avoid errors with both oEmbed providers and trackbacks.
  • Prevent improperly sized header images from being uploaded.

Version 3.4.2 also fixes a few security issues and contains some security hardening. The vulnerabilities included potential privilege escalation and a bug that affects multisite installs with untrusted users. These issues were discovered and fixed by the WordPress security team.

As always, we recommend upgrading as soon as possible.

If you are subscribed to our WordPress Upgrade Service or our WordPress Website Maintenance Package, your website will be upgraded shortly.

If you need assistance with upgrading, please schedule your WordPress upgrade today via our WordSprung WordPress Upgrade Service.

WordPress 3.4.1

WordPress 3.4.1 was released on June 27, 2012 and maintenance and security update which 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 structures.
  • Better handling for plugins or themes loading JavaScript incorrectly.
  • Adds early support for uploading images on iOS 6 devices.
  • Allows for a technique commonly used by plugins to detect a network-wide activation.
  • Better compatibility with servers running certain versions of PHP (5.2.4, 5.4) or with uncommon setups (safe mode, open_basedir), which had caused warnings or in some cases prevented emails from being sent.

Version 3.4.1 also fixes a few security issues and contains some security hardening. The vulnerabilities included potential information disclosure as well as an bug that affects multisite installs with untrusted users. These issues were discovered and fixed by the WordPress security team.

As always, we recommend upgrading as soon as possible.

If you need assistance with upgrading, please schedule your WordPress upgrade today via our WordSprung WordPress Upgrade Service.

WordPress 3.3.1

WordPress 3.3.1 was released on January 3, 2012 and maintenance and security update.

As always, we recommend upgrading as soon as possible.

If you need assistance with upgrading, please schedule your WordPress upgrade today via our WordSprung WordPress Upgrade Service.

WordPress 3.3

WordPress 3.3, “Sonny”, was released on December 12, 2011 and is a major release that adds:

  • drag-and-drop uploader
  • hover menus for the navigation
  • a new toolbar
  • improved co-editing support
  • Tumblr importer
  • pointer tips for new features included in each update
  • revamped help tabs throughout the interface
  • improved the dashboard experience on the iPad and other tablets with better touch support

If you need assistance with upgrading, please schedule your WordPress upgrade today via our WordSprung WordPress Upgrade Service.

WordPress 3.2 & 3.2.1

WordPress 3.2, was released on July 4, 2011 and is a major release that adds:

  • making WordPress faster and lighter
  • a refreshed dashboard design
  • the fully HTML5 new Twenty Eleven theme
  • the new distraction-free writing or zen mode

WordPress 3.2.1, was released on July 12, 2011 and is a maintenance release that  fixes a server incompatibility related to JSON, as well as a few other fixes in the new dashboard design and the Twenty Eleven theme. Upgrading is recommended.

If you need assistance with upgrading, please schedule your WordPress upgrade today via our WordPress Upgrade Service.

WordPress 3.1.4

WordPress 3.1.4, was released on June 29, 2011 and is a maintenance & security release.

As always, we suggest you upgrade to as soon as possible to WordPress 3.1.4.

If you need assistance with upgrading, please schedule your WordPress upgrade today via our WordPress Upgrade Service.

WordPress 3.1.3

WordPress 3.1.3, was released on May 25, 2011 and is a maintenance & security release.

As always, we suggest you upgrade to as soon as possible to WordPress 3.1.3. This release also fixes a few bugs.

If you need assistance with upgrading, please schedule your WordPress upgrade today via our WordPress Upgrade Service.

WordPress 3.1.2

WordPress 3.1.2, was released on April 26, 2011 and is a maintenance & security release.

This release addresses a vulnerability that allowed Contributor-level users to improperly publish posts.

We suggest you update to 3.1.2 promptly, especially if you allow users to register as contributors or if you have untrusted users. This release also fixes a few bugs.

If you need assistance with upgrading, please schedule your WordPress upgrade today via our WordPress Upgrade Service.

WordPress 3.1 & 3.1.1

WordPress 3.1, was released on February 23, 2011 and is a major release that adds:

  • a redesigned linking workflow which makes it easy to link to your existing posts and pages
  • an admin bar so you’re never more than a click away from your most-used dashboard pages
  • a streamlined writing interface that hides many of the seldom-used panels by default to create a simpler and less intimidating writing experience for new bloggers
  • a handful of backend updates that plugin & theme developers will enjoy which also increase WordPress’ content management (CMS) capabilities

WordPress 3.1.1, was released on April 5, 2011 and is a maintenance & security release that addresses about 30 minor issues. Upgrading is recommended.

If you need assistance with upgrading, please schedule your WordPress upgrade today via our WordPress Upgrade Service.

Rss Feed Tweeter button Linkedin button Delicious button Digg button Stumbleupon button