WordPress 3.9 to release on April 16

March 29, 2014

WordPress released version 3.9 beta 3 today, saying that it would be probably the last beta release and the official 3.9 release date has been set to April 16 as mentioned on WordPress’ blog.

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“WordPress 3.9

Let’s make the date official

It’s April 16”

– WordPress.org Blog

Here are some of the new features of Beta 3:

  • Live widget previews
  • New theme installer
  • New UI when editing images
  • New UI while working with media in the editor
  • Option to test out audio and video playlists once uploaded
  • HTML5 caption support
  • New gallery support

We’re eagerly waiting for the final release and also helping WordPress by testing the Beta 3 to look for bugs. If you would like to join us, do read this post on WordPress’ official blog.

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