WordPress 是一个注重美学、易用性和网络标准的个人信息发布平台。WordPress 虽为免费的开源软件，但其价值是无法用金钱来衡量。使用 WordPress 可以搭建功强大的网络信息发布平台，但更多的是应用于个性化的博客。针对博客的应用，WordPress 能让您省却对后台技术的担心，集中精力做好网站的内容。
Version 4.8 of WordPress, named “Evans” in honor of jazz pianist and composer William John “Bill” Evans, is available for download or update in your WordPress dashboard. New features in 4.8 add more ways for you to express yourself and represent your brand.
Though some updates seem minor, they’ve been built by hundreds of contributors with you in mind. Get ready for new features you’ll welcome like an old friend: link improvements, three new media widgets covering images, audio, and video, an updated text widget that supports visual editing, and an upgraded news section in your dashboard which brings in nearby and upcoming WordPress events.