WordPress 3.4 Release

The upcoming WordPress 3.4 release candidate has some promising upgrades in terms of functionality and security. I am looking forward to using 3.4 for some upcoming projects and hope to recommend it for client CMS use after evaluation and testing.

Some wordpress facts you may not know:


  • WordPress powers around 23% of all sites on the web
  • WordPress has been downloaded over 12 Million times
  • WordPress powers 48% of the worlds highest traffic blogs
  • WordPress runs 53.8% of the worlds CMS websites – the next best is Joomla, with 9.2%
  • There are over 19,000 plugins available to do different functions on a WordPress site