The latest version of, WordPress 4.3, is named “Billie” after jazz singer Billie Holiday. This version is now available for download though current installations will automatically upgrade to this version (unless auto-upgrade is turned off or not available). The new features of WordPress 4.3 include:
- Formatting shortcuts available in the post/page editor
- Add Menus from the Customizer
- Add Favicons (called Site Icons by WordPress) directly in the WordPress Administrator
- Improved interface to create better passwords for yourself and your users
- Comments are turned off by default in pages
For more information on all of the features, check out WordPress 4.3 “Billie”.