News

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

WordPress 4.5 RC2

The second release candidate for WordPress 4.5 is now available.

We’ve made 91 changes since the first release candidate. 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 a...

Read more @ https://wordpress.org/news/2016/04/wordpress-4-5-rc2/

Contributor Weekend: Global WordPress Translation Day

Global WordPress Translation Day is a one-day contributor initiative organised by the WordPress project’s Polyglots team that is dedicated to helping new contributors who would like to translate WordPress in one of the 160 languages WordPress is available in.

Global WordPress Translation Day will be on Sunday, April 24th, starting at 0:00 UTC and will go on for 24 hours covering all time zones.

What are we doing?

  • Live training: A 24h live streaming of tutorials about translating WordPress in...

Read more @ https://wordpress.org/news/2016/04/contributor-weekend-global-wordpress-translation-day/

Joomla! 3.5.1 Released

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Joomla! 3.5.1 is now available. This is a bug fix release for the 3.x series of Joomla. This release fixes a variety of bugs that have been reported since the release of Joomla 3.5.0.

What's in 3.5.1

Joomla 3.5.1 fixes some issues found in the 3.5.0 release two weeks ago, this includes:

The Production Leadership Team's goal is to continue to provide regular, frequent updates to the Joomla community. Learn more about Joomla development at the Joomla Developer Network.

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How can you help Joomla...

Read more @ http://feeds.joomla.org/~r/JoomlaAnnouncements/~3/CgUl2oPP63M/5655-joomla-3-5-1-released.html

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