WordPress 6.1 Beta 2 Now Available

September 27, 2022

WordPress 6.1 Beta 2 is now available for download and testing.

This version of the WordPress software is under development. Please do not install, run, or test this version of WordPress on production or mission-critical websites. Instead, it is recommended that you test Beta 2 on a test server and site.


WordPress 6.1 Beta 1 Now Available

September 21, 2022

WordPress 6.1 Beta 1 is now available for download and testing.

This version of the WordPress software is under development. Please do not install, run, or test this version of WordPress on production or mission-critical websites. Instead, it is recommended that you test Beta 1 on a test server and site.


WP Briefing: Episode 39: Contributor Stories Live from WordCamp US!

September 19, 2022

Live from WordCamp US 2022, listen to contributor stories about why they WordPress.


WP Briefing: Episode 39: Contributor Stories Live from WordCamp US!

September 19, 2022

Live from WordCamp US 2022, listen to contributor stories about why they WordPress.


Dropping security updates for WordPress versions 3.7 through 4.0

September 7, 2022

As of December 1, 2022 the WordPress Security Team will no longer provide security updates for WordPress versions 3.7 through 4.0. These versions of WordPress were first released eight or more years ago so the vast majority of WordPress installations run a more recent version of WordPress. The chances this will affect your site, or […]


The Month in WordPress – August 2022

September 5, 2022

August has been a busy month, with the redesign of WordPress.org, new localized content on Learn WordPress, and the WordPress 6.0.2 security and maintenance release. But that’s not all. Read on to catch up on the latest WordPress news.


WP Briefing: Episode 38: All About LearnWP with Special Guest Hauwa Abashiya

September 5, 2022

Enter the educational world of the WordPress Training team and its Learn initiative during this week’s episode of the podcast.


WP Briefing: Episode 38: All About LearnWP with Special Guest Hauwa Abashiya

September 5, 2022

Enter the educational world of the WordPress Training team and its Learn initiative during this week’s episode of the podcast.


People of WordPress: Bud Kraus

August 31, 2022

The latest People of WordPress story features trainer Bud Kraus, from the United States, talking about the software and how he uses it.


WordPress 6.0.2 Security and Maintenance Release

August 30, 2022

WordPress 6.0.2 is now available for download. This security and maintenance release features several updates since WordPress 6.0.1 in July 2022. You can review a summary of the key changes in this release by visiting https://make.wordpress.org/core/2022/08/23/wordpress-6-0-2-rc1-is-now-available/.