Announcements

This month we will be bringing some needed updates to the anti-spam AKismet extension for WordPress that was causing issues with comments on WordPress and also some secueity fixes.

WordPress Akismet 4.1.2

  • Fixed a conflict between the Akismet setup banner and other plugin notices.
  • Reduced the number of API requests made by the plugin when attempting to verify the API key.
  • Include additional data in the pingback pre-check API request to help make the stats more accurate.
  • Fixed a bug that was enabling the “Check for Spam” button when no comments were eligible to be checked.
  • Improved Akismet’s AMP compatibility.

WordPress Forms 2.4.8

  • Fixed notices generated when add-ons don't specify a $_capabilities_form_settings capability or an array of capabilities.
  • Fixed an issue with the Gravity Forms widget introduced in v2.4.7 where forms are missing the gf_global JavaScript variable and can generate an error in the browser if the variable is needed by the form.

Caching system Super cacher V5.1.0

  • Added CSS Combination Functionality
  • Added Async Load of Render-Blocking JS
  • Added WooCommerce Support for LazyLoad
  • Added Filter to Exclude Styles from CSS Combination
  • Improved Lazy Load Functionality on Mobile Devices
  • Fixed Issue with WP Rocket’s .htaccess rules and GZIP
  • Fixed Issue with Query String Removal Script in the Admin Section
  • Fixed Compatibility Issues with 3rd Party Plugins and Lazy Load
  • Fixed Compatibility Issues with Woo PDF Catalog Plugin and HTML Minification
  • Improved Memcached Reliability
  • Improved Lazy Load for Responsive Images

WordPress SEO V10.1.3

  • Reverted a fix relating replacement variables on the block editor, which was causing a slow and unworkable editting experience.
  • Fixes a bug where the license information from MyYoast is being saved aggressively, causing updates in MyYoast to take 24 hours to show up in the site.
  • Fixes a bug where the rel="publisher" Google+ tag was being output on the frontend if that profile was provided in the past.
  • Fixes a bug where the server could experience a high load when using external object cache.
  • Fixes the bug where Yoast SEO would contact Yoast.com for license checks on specific Yoast-pages even when no Yoast addons are installed.


Wednesday, April 10, 2019





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