WordPress 3.9 Smith is available

The people from WordPress.org maintain that high frequency of releasing new versions of their WordPress CMS. A few days ago the final version of the new WordPress 3.9 Smith was released.

WordPress 3.9 Smith presents a number of improvements and exciting news

WordPress 3.9 Smith - A-support.dkImproved visual editing. 

The updated visual editor has improved speed, accessibility, and mobile support. You can paste into the visual editor from your word processor without wasting time to clean up messy styling. (Yeah, we’re talking about you, Microsoft Word.)

Improved media management in all layers of the WordPress CMS and for all types of media, video, images, audio, etc.


  • WordPress’ own gallery function hass (finally!) been greatly improved.
  • Both video and audio can be inserted with associated playlists.
  • Live previews of widgets in the control panel.
  • Responsive web design for both front- and backend.

The above bullets are only the most conspicuous news in WordPress 3.9 – there is also a number of “minor” news along with all the news “under the hood” of WordPress.