Today there is a new release of the core WordPress, Version 4.8 known as “Evans” ,named in honor of the great jazz pianist Bill Evans.
This release comes with new features which add more ways for you to express yourself and present your brand.
There are several new widgets for images, video, audio and the text widget which now has visual editing,making editing of sidebars a piece of cake.
For more details on this , check out this post https://wordpress.org/news/2017/06/evans/
Its important to always upgrade and update your WordPress for security reasons and to also get the most out of the new platform features. So what are you waiting for. Go get your new WordPress 4.8 release.
Learn more on how to secure your WordPress website here.