Last month a new version of WordPress was released. If you haven’t updated yet, we recommend doing so and checking out some of the cool new features. Version 3.9 of WordPress, named “Smith” in honor of jazz organist Jimmy Smith, is available for download or update in your WordPress dashboard. Check out the video below for more info.
Just in case you haven’t updated your WordPress site to the recent version, here it is!
Updated Features Include:
The new WordPress dashboard has a fresh, uncluttered design that embraces clarity and simplicity.
The Open Sans typeface provides simple, friendly text that is optimized for both desktop and mobile viewing. It’s even open source, just like WordPress.
We think beautiful design should never sacrifice legibility. With superior contrast and large, comfortable type, the new design is easy to read and a pleasure to navigate.
High definition at high speed
WordPress is sharper than ever with new vector-based icons that scale to your screen. By ditching pixels, pages load significantly faster, too.
Smoother widget experience
Drag-drag-drag. Scroll-scroll-scroll. Widget management can be complicated. With the new design, we’ve worked to streamline the widgets screen.
Have a large monitor? Multiple widget areas stack side-by-side to use the available space. Using a tablet? Just tap a widget to add it.
Turn your blog into a magazine
Create a beautiful magazine-style site with WordPress and Twenty Fourteen. Choose a grid or a slider to display featured content on your homepage. Customize your site with three widget areas or change your layout with two page templates.
The holidays are upon us and, as we have every year, TierraNet has managed to generate a fairly large collection of toys to donate to the Toys For Tots program. This year, to share some of the excitement, we decided to create a video montage of the collection and some of the Holiday spirit we’ve seen in the office. Here it is! Watch it, share it, and, most importantly, feel free to donate to the Toys For Tots program while there is still time! Happy holidays to everyone!
There are some new and exciting changes coming to TierraNet and DomainDiscover. This will be the first in a series of videos aimed at highlighting what’s new with our site and services. Take a look and let us know how we can help you put yourself on the web.
Hey everyone, we wanted to let you know a new WordPress update is now available for download! Here are some of the features.
- Updates while you sleep: With WordPress 3.7, you don’t have to lift a finger to apply maintenance and security updates. Most sites are now able to automatically apply these updates in the background. The update process also has been made even more reliable and secure, with dozens of new checks and safeguards.
- Stronger password recommendations: Your password is your site’s first line of defense. It’s best to create passwords that are complex, long, and unique. To that end, our password meter has been updated in WordPress 3.7 to recognize common mistakes that can weaken your password: dates, names, keyboard patterns (123456789), and even pop culture references.
- Better global support: Localized versions of WordPress will receive faster and more complete translations. WordPress 3.7 adds support for automatically installing the right language files and keeping them up to date, a boon for the many millions who use WordPress in a language other than English.
Want to add WordPress to your hosting account? Check out TierraNet’s hosting options.
October symbolizes the beginning of fall and with fall comes some beautiful changes. To celebrate this season, we have dropped the price of our new domain registration to 8.99 a year on .com, .net, .org, and .info domains! Now’s your chance to snatch up the domain you’ve had your eye on! Combine that with our one month free web hosting and you can have a website up in no time. Make a change this fall, put yourself on the web!
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