Version 4.7 of WordPress was released to the public on December 6, 2016. As its predecesors the newest version of WordPress was named “Vaughan” in honor of legendary jazz vocalist Sarah “Sassy” Vaughan. Check out the newest highlights.
New default theme – Twenty Seventeen
It is an aspiring theme dedicated to business websites that focuses on a creative home page and an easy site setup experience for users. Twenty Seventeen has large featured images, crisp typography, and a mobile-first approach to design. Twenty Seventeen only works on 4.7 and above.
REST API Content Endpoints
WordPress 4.7 comes with REST API endpoints for posts, comments, terms, users, meta, and settings. Content endpoints provide machine-readable external access to your WordPress site with a clear, standards-driven interface, paving the way for new and innovative methods of interacting with your site.