Version 5.5.7

On November 10, 2021, WordPress 5.5.7 was released to the public.

Installation/Update Information

To get this version, update automatically from the Dashboard > Updates menu in your site’s admin area or visit

For step-by-step instructions on installing and updating WordPress:

If you are new to WordPress, we recommend that you begin with the following:


Maintenance and Security updates

WordPress 5.5.7 features 1 security update.

This version of WordPress was led by Jonathan Desrosiers and Evan Mullins.

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