This version was contributed by more than 475 people among those 200 where new contributors. WP 4.7 team lead was Helen Hou-Sandi and who is also previous update lead. Deputy leads are Jeff Paul and Aaron Jorbin.
WordPress released the short video about new version’s highlights.
WordPress Changed Upgrading Process
In the last week, Matt Mullenweg announced new WordPress development cycle and which is only targeting new releases for every four months. But this year they are not focusing on new releases. Instead, they planned to concentrate full energy on to three aspects of WordPress
- The REST API
- The Editor
- The Customizer
Upgrading WordPress Now
You can login to your WP sites control panel to update WordPress new features. Enjoy this update as the special gift for you.