WordPress 4.7.4 Maintenance Release is Now Available

Following the release of the WordPress 4.7.4 Release Candidate, WordPress 4.7.4 is now available to WordPressers. The Release Candidate itself took about six weeks of development.

WordPress 4.7.4 fixes 46 issues that were reported against 4.7.

According to WordPress 4.7 has been downloaded nearly 60 million times since its release on December 6, 2016.

Please help the team by testing this release candidate to ensure 4.7.4 fixes the reported issues and doesn’t introduce any new ones.

Changes in WordPress 4.7.4

Notable Bug Fixes

WordPress 4.7.4 addresses a few notable issues:

More Changes

In addition to the major notable changes, 4.7.4 fixes issues regarding many other components such as:

  1. Administration
  2. Bootstrap/Load
  3. Build/Test Tools
  4. Bundled Theme
  5. Customize
  6. Login and Registration
  7. Media
  8. Networks and Sites
  9. Posts, Post Types
  10. Quick/Bulk Edit
  11. REST API
  12. Taxonomy
  13. Themes
  14. TinyMCE

You can check out the full list of changes sorted by component here.

Furthermore, always make sure you update to the latest version of WordPress as soon as it is available.

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