WordPress released a major update 4.4 Clifford, on December eight two thousand and fifteen. This is an update for all previous versions of WordPress. This update includes a free brand new WordPress twenty sixteen theme and some new features.
These new features are supposed to make your website more responsive. Twenty sixteen theme is mobile friendly and will work on any device out of box so to speak. Images in this 4.4 update are more responsive meaning images will automatically fit appropriately depending on what device is used to browse that particular website.
You can embed your posts on other sites and now WordPress is an oEmbed provider of Cloudup, Reddit Comments, ReverbNation, Speaker Deck, and VideoPress. This 4.4 Clifford update includes REpresentational State Transfer Advanced Programming Interface for developers. REST API is accessible via an official WordPress REST API plugin.
You can update your version of WordPress to 4.4 by clicking on your "Dashboard" if not already there. Then select "Updates". Finally click on "Update Now".
If your WordPress site was configured with automatic background updates, then you should already be updated to 4.4. Also, you can download update 4.4 directly from WordPress.org. Finally, check out this WordPress 4.4 update blog post for more details.