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What's New in WordPress 5.7

What's New in WordPress 5.7

WordPress 5.7 is just around the corner, and here is a summary of what's new and improved in WordPress 5.7.
Character escape sequences and numeric notations in PHP

Character escape sequences and numeric notations in PHP

A complete guide to character escape sequences and numeric notations (such as binary, octal, hexadecimal and decimal)
Best Markdown libraries for PHP

Best Markdown libraries for PHP

A comparison of features and performance of Markdown processing libraries for PHP.
Composer Security Hardening

Composer Security Hardening

Security precautions Composer already has, and what you can do to improve them further.
Laravel Release Cycle Changes from 2021

Laravel Release Cycle Changes from 2021

Laravel to change its six-month release cycle to once a year.
PHP Curl Security Hardening

PHP Curl Security Hardening

A detailed guide to harden security when using Curl with PHP.
State of Drupal 7: Lasting over a decade

State of Drupal 7: Lasting over a decade

Drupal 7, released early 2011, will receive bug fix and security fixes until end of 2022. This makes Drupal 7 one of the longest supported PHP projects in history.
PHP 7.3 is now security-fixes only

PHP 7.3 is now security-fixes only

PHP 7.3.26 will be the last bug-fix release, and will only receive security fixes for one year.
PHP JIT in Depth

PHP JIT in Depth

A detailed guide on optimal JIT configuration, benchmarks, and how JIT works in detail.
PHP 8.0 Thanks ❀

PHP 8.0 Thanks ❀

PHP 8.0.0 is released today πŸŽ‰πŸΎπŸŽŠ. Thank you all of you for your amazing efforts ❀.
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