The latest stable version of WordPress available for users is version 4.1.1. However, if you’re the adventurous type or someone who develops themes and plugins and would like to test out products for future versions and functionality, then you would probably be interested in getting the latest beta versions of the software. WordPress 4.2 Beta 3 was released yesterday and is now available for download and installation. Since the software is still in development, it is strongly recommended to be run or installed on test sites.
Below are some of the new features, functionality and other significant changes included in Beta 3:
To try out this developmental software, users can install the WordPress Beta Tester plugin or download the WordPress 4.2 Beta 3 zip file. For those who will be trying out this software, you can submit any bugs that you find at the Alpha/Beta area of the support forums.