Betty Carter from 1979

Betty Carter @ Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA 2/16/1979

Version 5.1 of WordPress, named “Betty” in honor of acclaimed jazz vocalist Betty Carter, was released Thursday and has been installed on all jebswebs sites using WordPress.

Following the release of WordPress 5.0 – which introduced the new block editor – 5.1 focuses on polish, in particular by improving the overall performance of the editor. In addition, this release paves the way for a better, faster, and more secure WordPress with some essential tools for site administrators and developers.

Installation of the updates were completed this morning. Please contact us if you have any issues with the installation.


Image credit: Photo licensed through Creative Commons by Brian McMillen