WordPress developers got an early Christmas present on December 10, 2015.
WordPress developers excited by new features
“The WordPress 4.4 release includes a number of features that provide improved extensibility for content. Images are also getting more responsive.
The open-source WordPress blogging and content management system (CMS) is being updated to version 4.4, code-named Clifford. WordPress is the most popular CMS on the Web today, powering approximately 25 percent of all Websites, according to the latest survey data from w3techs.As an open-source development community, WordPress development is also growing.”There are 471 contributors with props in this release (by far the most ever),” Matt Mullenweg, founder of WordPress, wrote in a blog post announcing the 4.4 release.The WordPress 4.4 release includes a number of features that provide improved extensibility for content. WordPress has enabled users to embed content from other sources into WordPress sites for the last six years, thanks in part to support for the oEmbed specification.The oEmbed format is a standardized API for enabling content embedding.”