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Weekly WordPress News: State of the Word 2021

Last Updated on June 30th, 2022


Hey, WordPress fans.

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

This week, WordPress 5.9 Beta 3 is released and ready for testing, on track for January 2022 official release. Since Beta 2, 14 bugs have been fixed. If you want to help test the new features, here are some guidelines from the contributors.

Beyond that, WordPress co-founder Matt Mullenweg delivered his annual keynote in person. In case you missed it, you may view the full recording with captions and transcripts on WordPress.tv or check out the highlights here.

We also have a lot of other tutorials and resources for you.

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




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