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Weekly WordPress News: Introducing WordPress 5.8 “Tatum”

Last Updated on July 23rd, 2021


Hey, WordPress fans. We are checking in with your latest dose of weekly WordPress news.

This week, WordPress 5.8 is officially released. This is a major release, so there’s no pressure to update right away. But give it a try and update when you feel ready. You can learn more about notable features from WP Tavern’s post here.

Beyond that, Gutenberg 11.1 brings several new features and includes nearly three dozen bug fixes. There are also a number of acquisitions in the WordPress space. 

Let’s get to all of this week’s WordPress news…




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