Today, we released the first WPML 4.6.5 beta, which focuses on compatibility with the upcoming WordPress 6.3 version. Try it out on your development site and let us know what you think!
WordPress 6.3, scheduled for release on August 8th, 2023, is a major version set to revolutionize your site editing experience. You can expect features like:
- Design layouts and manage content directly from the Site Editor
- Improved navigator in the Site Editor
- New command tool
- View and manage patterns in the Site Editor
- Block editor improvements
With WordPress 6.3 RC1 now available and the final release date approaching, we released WPML 4.6.5 beta to ensure seamless compatibility with these features.
To make the final version even better, we’d like to ask for your help with testing this beta.
If you're experimenting with WordPress 6.3 RC1 on a development site, now's the perfect time to upgrade to WPML 4.6.5 beta and see how it works with the other themes and plugins on your site.
Other Improvements, Fixes, and Enhancements
Besides compatibility with WordPress 6.3, WPML 4.6.5 beta comes with a number of improvements and bug fixes.
For a full list of what’s included in WPML 4.6.5 beta, please see our changelog.
How to Get the WPML 4.6.5 Beta Version
You should only install beta versions on a test or development site, never on a live production site.
You can get WPML 4.6.5 beta by visiting your Downloads page and switching to the Beta channel there.
Try the Beta and Tell Us What You Think
We’ve extensively tested the upcoming WordPress 6.3 with the WPML 4.6.5 beta version on our own sites and several test sites. However, to cover all scenarios, we need your help.
Give WPML 4.6.5 beta a go on your development sites and let us know if you encounter any problems. This lets us address any potential issues before the final release, ensuring a smooth transition when you update to WordPress 6.3.