You may know that WordPress releases 02 Major Versions in a year. Many minor versions are released, too. After the 2.1 release, WordPress decided to adopt a regular release schedule every 3-4 months with the features primarily driven by ideas voted on by the WP users.
Version 4.5 of WordPress, named “Coleman” in honor of jazz saxophonist Coleman Hawkins, is available for download or update in your WordPress dashboard. New features in 4.5 help streamline your workflow, whether you’re writing or building your site.
According to the WordPress Blog the new features are as follows:
Stay focused on your writing with a less distracting interface that keeps you in place and allows you to easily link to your content.
Do you enjoy using formatting shortcuts for lists and headings? Now they’re even more useful, with horizontal lines and '
Live Responsive Previews
Make sure your site looks great on all screens! Preview mobile, tablet, and desktop views directly in the customizer.
Themes can now support logos for your business or brand. Try it out with Twenty Sixteen and Twenty Fifteen in the Site Identity section of the customizer.
Smart Image Resizing
Generated images now load up to 50% faster with no noticeable quality loss. It’s really cool.
Script Loader Improvements
Better support has been added for script header/footer dependencies. New wp_add_inline_script() enables adding extra code to registered scripts.
Better Embed Templates
Embed templates have been split into parts and can be directly overridden by themes via the template hierarchy.
jQuery 1.12.3, jQuery Migrate 1.4.0, Backbone 1.2.3, and Underscore 1.8.3 are bundled.
Update your WordPress Version to 4.5
You should keep your WordPress site up to date always in terms of security, performance and new features. So, You will update your WordPress Version to the latest 4.5
All the D5 Creation Themes are Fully Compatible with the Latest Version of WordPress. You may know that All of our Themes are coded maintained all WordPress Coding Standards and All Free Themes are approved by the WordPress Theme Review Team. We didn't find any issue with our Themes for the Latest WordPress Version. You can download and Update with the new version downloading from our site. The Version Numbers have not been changed.