WordPress 4.0 update has been released. Check WordPress 4.0 features, improvements and other features.

WordPress has released WordPress 4.0 update with host of new feature and bug fixes. Named after famous jazz musician Benny Goodman as Benny, the update is now available worldwide directly via WP-Admin panel.WordPress 4.0 Image

WordPress 4.0 Update

WordPress 4.0 is the latest update from WordPress team before WordPress 4.1 update is available to you. It’s a major update after WordPress 3.9 release and brings a lot of features and improvements. The new WordPress 4.0 can be downloaded from here which sizes around 6.3 Mb.

WordPress 4.0 Features, Improvements

  • You can focus easily on your content rather than touching the mouse and scrolling
  • New Grid view for Media library items
  • Now Supports BMP image previews
  • Install WordPress in your own language
  • New oEmbed added
  • Comments in Trash can be marked as Spam
  • Update External libraries
  • Mp4 file format now supported to uploads
  • Plugins adder now display plugins in list as grid with thumbnails

How to Update

  • As you login to your Wp-Admin panel you will see the notification about version 4.0 update.Wordpress 4.0 Update
  • Click on Please update now to begin.
  • Now on the next panel hit Update Now and your WordPress blog will be updated to latest WordPress 4.0.Wordpress 4.0 Update
  • You will see that your blog has been updated within minutes.WP Update Done
  • You will be then redirected to to About WordPress screen which includes new features, improvements included in the update which you have just gone through.Wordpress Benny Update Done

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