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WordPress 4.0 – Benny

The new major version of WordPress was released yesterday, nicknamed “Benny”.

Although this is a ‘major’ version in terms of numbering, you’re not going to log into your site and expect to see something totally different, the majority of changes are somewhat specific to sections of WordPress, and unless you use WordPress daily, you probably won’t notice. These changes, though, will make a big difference to those power users who are working with WordPress every day.

Here is a brief overview of some of the changes:

Media library has been greatly enhanced with an endless grid, which makes it easier and more intuitive to browse your media on all devices. Making lots of edits to lots of media is now a much sleeker process.  You can now make an amend to a piece of media, click ‘Next’, and continue editing. The media library shows previews of rich media, such as videos…