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A compilation of the latest news from Go Higher and around the industry

Customising templates... the easy way

Since Version 6.0, we've been publishing template changes on Github.

Github provides formatted and easy to read visual diffs of the changes we make and makes it much easier to update your custom templates. Here's an example from the latest release.

But there's an even bigger advantage. Build your template leveraging the power of Git, and when it comes to upgrades, you can quickly, easily, and most of the time completely automatically merge in any changes. Read on to find out how.

Creating your...

Read more @ http://blog.whmcs.com/?t=112975

WHMCS Version 6.3 Released

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Version 6.3 is now available.

In Version 6.3, we've focused on the ticket system with many exciting enhancements including:

  • Rich-Text Formatting - now you can apply styles to your text, as well as bulleted and numbered lists, code blocks and more, thanks to the introduction of Markdown support
  • Auto-saving - your reply is now saved as you type which coupled with improved session timeout detection helps to ensure you never lose that long reply you've been working on
  • Improved Notifications - a new...

Read more @ http://blog.whmcs.com/?t=112695

WordPress 4.5 Release Candidate

The release candidate for WordPress 4.5 is now available.

We’ve made 49 changes since releasing Beta 4 a week ago. RC means we think we’re done, but with millions of users and thousands of plugins and themes, it’s possible we’ve missed something. We hope to ship WordPress 4.5 on Tuesday, April 12, but we need your help to get there.

If you haven’t tested 4.5 yet, now is the time!

Think you’ve found a bug? Please post to the Alpha/Beta support forum. If any known issues come up, you’ll be able to fi...

Read more @ https://wordpress.org/news/2016/03/wordpress-4-5-release-candidate/

Joomla! 3.5 is Here

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The Joomla! Project and the Production Leadership Team are proud to announce the release of Joomla! 3.5 as the latest in the 3.x series. Introducing 34 new features, including support for the recently released PHP 7 scripting language, which significantly increases web site speed.

This version of Joomla! supports the most recent release of PHP, the most popular programming language for developing web applications. PHP 7 was recently...

Read more @ http://feeds.joomla.org/~r/JoomlaAnnouncements/~3/zQZGcjXPfxw/5654-joomla-3-5-is-here.html

WordPress 4.5 Beta 4

WordPress 4.5 Beta 4 is now available!

This software is still in development, so we don’t recommend you run it on a production site. Consider setting up a test site just to play with the new version. To test WordPress 4.5, try the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (you’ll want “bleeding edge nightlies”). Or you can download the beta here (zip).

For more information on what’s new in 4.5, check out the Beta 1Beta 2, and Beta 3 blog posts, along with in-depth field guides on make/core. This is the...

Read more @ https://wordpress.org/news/2016/03/wordpress-4-5-beta-4/