The second release candidate package for 5.0.2 is now available for testing. Please help test the release candidate version to ensure the version works as expected. After activating the WordPress Beta A pre-release of software that is given out to a large group of users to trial under real conditions. Beta versions have gone through alpha testing in-house and are generally fairly close in look, feel and function to the final product; however, design changes often occur as part of the process. Tester plugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the WordPress.org Plugin Directory https://wordpress.org/plugins/ or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party, check that the “Point release A set of releases or versions having the same minor version number may be collectively referred to as .x , for example version 5.2.x to refer to versions 5.2, 5.2.1, 5.2.3, and all other versions in the 5.2 (five dot two) branch of that software. Minor Releases often make improvements to existing features and functionality. nightlies” option is selected before updating.
WordPress 5.0.2 will be released on December 19. It contains 28 core bug fixes, as well as the bug A bug is an error or unexpected result. Performance improvements, code optimization, and are considered enhancements, not defects. After feature freeze, only bugs are dealt with, with regressions (adverse changes from the previous version) being the highest priority. fixes and performance improvements from the recent Gutenberg 4.7 release. This release candidate One of the final stages in the version release cycle, this version signals the potential to be a final release to the public. Also see alpha (beta). fixes 3 additional bugs since the previous RC One of the final stages in the version release cycle, this version signals the potential to be a final release to the public. Also see alpha (beta)..
Thank you to everyone who’s already helped through testing, bug reporting, submitting patches, as well as all of the feedback we’ve received since WordPress 5.0 was released. 🥰