4.1 development is under way

WordPress 4.1 development is under way. See the release schedule for the key dates.

Here’s an overview of the headline features for this release. If you’d like to get involved with mockups, design, development, documentation, testing – anything really – see the users and tickets listed below each item.

Other areas which will receive attention during this release:

  • Early stages of our taxonomy roadmap, mainly related with @boonmgorges‘s work on query improvements.
  • Accessiblity improvements in conjunction with the accessibilityAccessibility Accessibility (commonly shortened to a11y) refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people with disabilities. The concept of accessible design ensures both “direct access” (i.e. unassisted) and “indirect access” meaning compatibility with a person’s assistive technology (for example, computer screen readers). (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Accessibility) team.