WordPress 5.3 Release Candidate

A recent survey conducted by revealed that 49% of the biggest websites built with WordPress are not running WordPress’ latest version.  As the most popular CMS in the world with over 60 million users or 30% of websites running the script, it is a huge target for several cyber threats.

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The first release candidate for WordPress 5.3 is now available!

This is an important milestone as we progress toward the WordPress 5.3 release date. “Release Candidate” means that the new version is ready for release, but with millions of users and thousands of plugins and themes, it’s possible something was missed. WordPress 5.3 is currently scheduled to be released on November 12, 2019,

WordPress 5.3 expands and refines the Block Editor introduced in WordPress 5.0 with new blocks, more intuitive interactions, and improved accessibility. New features in the editor increase design freedoms, provide additional layout options and style variations to allow designers complete control over the look of a site.

This release also introduces the Twenty Twenty theme giving the user more design flexibility and integration with the Block Editor.

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Posted on: October 21, 2019, by :