Weekly WordPress News: WordPress 4.2 Released, Tips for Plugin Devs, Web Security & More

WordPress 4.2 was just released, named “Powell” it has some new features such as an improved “Press This” browser button improved, extended character support including native Chinese, Japanese, and Korean characters, musical and mathematical symbols, and hieroglyphs. You can now switch themes in the customizer, Embeds from Tumblr.com and Kickstarter are now supported and plugin updates have been streamlined.


If you missed my announcement last week, I just released a new theme into the directory – a grid-based theme for images called Stacker. It is doing really well with nearly 4k downloads already and one “5 star” review :)


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Oliver Dale is the founder of Kooc Media, An Internet Company based in Manchester, UK. I founded WPLift and ThemeFurnace, find out more on my Personal Blog. Thanks!

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