Reported by means of WordPress.org:
Named “Eckstine” to pay tribute to Billy Eckstine, this best in class adaptation of WordPress is accessible for download or update in your dashboard.
Here are a portion of the prominent highlights of WordPress 5.5:
Posts and pages feel quicker, on account of lethargic stacked pictures.
Pictures give your story a great deal of effect, however they can once in a while cause your site to appear to be moderate.
In WordPress 5.5, pictures stand by to stack until they’re going to look into see. The specialized term is ‘lethargic stacking.’
On versatile, lethargic stacking can likewise shield programs from stacking records implied for different gadgets. That can set aside your perusers cash on information — and help safeguard battery life.
Make proper acquaintance with your new sitemap.
WordPress locales function admirably with web search tools.
Presently, of course, WordPress 5.5 incorporates a XML sitemap that helps web search tools find your most significant pages from the exact moment you go live.
So more individuals will discover your site sooner, giving you more opportunity to connect with, hold and convert them to supporters, clients or whatever accommodates your meaning of accomplishment.
Presently you can decide to refresh modules and subjects consequently or pick only a couple from the screens you’ve generally utilized.
Auto-refreshes for Plugins and Themes
Presently you can set modules and topics to refresh naturally — or not! — in the WordPress administrator. So you generally realize your site is running the most recent code accessible.
You can likewise turn auto-reports on or off for each module or subject you have introduced — all on similar screens you’ve generally utilized.
Update by transferring ZIP documents
In the event that refreshing modules and topics physically is your thing, well that is simpler as well — simply transfer a ZIP document.
I have refreshed one site to WordPress 5.5 (and ran the entirety of the module refreshes accessible). The redesign went easily without any issues. That being said… consistently have a reinforcement of your site primed and ready in the event that something goes wrong… no one can tell what strife may occur with these updates.
I have extra locales to refresh (for those not set to auto-update) throughout the following barely any days. In the event that I notice any issues I will make certain to have a subsequent post.