WordPress 5.1 ”Betty” is released

WordPress 5.1 ”Betty” is released

Author: Seravo

Date: March 7, 2019 

Category: Ecommerce, Performance, Security, Webhosting

With the WordPress 5.0 release in mind that we wrote about earlier as comparison, this is a much smaller and quicker release.

Improvements for editors and site administrators

As an editor on WordPress install you will probably mostly recognize the performance updates to the block editor. The editing screen will be quicker to load and typing should feel smoother, especially for longer posts and pages.

As a site administrator you might see the new PHP upgrade notice if your site is using a long-outdated versions of PHP and you might also be prevented from installing plugins that require a higher PHP


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