History

We’ve been working on a new book about the history of WordPress drawing on dozens of interviews with the original folks involved and extensive research. It’s not ready yet, but for the tenth anniversary of WordPress we’d like to make a chapter available, On forking WordPress, forks in general, early WordPress, and the community, which you can download below in the following formats:

Jazzers and Release Dates

WordPress core developers share a love of jazz music, and all our major releases are named in honor of jazz musicians we personally admire. Here’s a list of releases and the musicians they were named for. You can listen to a Last.fm station of all the musicians we named a release for.

Version Musician Date
5.2 Jaco Pastorius قئزاران 7, 2019
5.1 Betty Carter بايرام 21, 2019
5.0 Bebo Valdés چيلله 6, 2018
4.9 Billy Tipton آذه‎ر 15, 2017
4.8 Bill Evans قوراپيشيره‎ن 8, 2017
4.7 Sarah Vaughan چيلله 6, 2016
4.6 Pepper Adams زومار 16, 2016
4.5 Coleman Hawkins گؤله‎ن 12, 2016
4.4 Clifford Brown چيلله 8, 2015
4.3 Billie Holiday زومار 18, 2015
4.2 Bud Powell گؤله‎ن 23, 2015
4.1 Dinah Washington چيلله 18, 2014
4.0 Benny Goodman خه‎زه‎ل 4, 2014
3.9 Jimmy Smith گؤله‎ن 16, 2014
3.8 Charlie Parker چيلله 12, 2013
3.7 Count Basie قئروو 24, 2013
3.6 Oscar Peterson زومار 1, 2013
3.5 Elvin Jones چيلله 11, 2012
3.4 Grant Green قوراپيشيره‎ن 13, 2012
3.3 Sonny Stitt چيلله 12, 2011
3.2 George Gershwin قويروق‏دوغان 4, 2011
3.1 Django Reinhardt بايرام 23, 2011
3.0 Thelonious Monk قوراپيشيره‎ن 17, 2010
2.9 Carmen McRae چيلله 18, 2009
2.8 Chet Baker قوراپيشيره‎ن 11, 2009
2.7 John Coltrane چيلله 10, 2008
2.6 McCoy Tyner قويروق‏دوغان 15, 2008
2.5 Michael Brecker آغلارگؤله‎ر 29, 2008
2.3 Dexter Gordon خه‎زه‎ل 24, 2007
2.2 Stan Getz قئزاران 16, 2007
2.1 Ella Fitzgerald دوندوران 22, 2007
2.0 Duke Ellington چيلله 31, 2005
1.5 Billy Strayhorn بايرام 17, 2005
1.2 Charles Mingus قئزاران 22, 2004
1.0 Miles Davis دوندوران 3, 2004
.70 No musician chosen. قئزاران 27, 2003