WordPress Yearly Releases

WordPress Yearly Release Counter

Data Sources

The raw data for this chart is based on release dates of all the major WordPress versions.

The yearly releases chart sums up the total number of major WordPress versions released each year.

History

2006 was the only year that had no major WordPress version releases. WordPress 2.0 was released at the end on December 2005 and WordPress 2.1 was released at the beginning of January 2007.

After the release of WordPress 2.1, it was decided to adopt a regular release schedule every 3-4 months.

Historical Release Dates

4.9Released in November 16, 2017.
4.8Released in June 8, 2017.
4.7Released in December 6, 2016.
4.6Released in August 16, 2016.
4.5Released in April 12, 2016.
4.4Released in December 8, 2015.
4.3Released in August 18, 2015.
4.2Released in April 23, 2015.
4.1Released in December 17, 2014.
4.0Released in September 4, 2014.
3.9Released in April 16, 2014.
3.8Released in December 12, 2013.
3.7Released in October 24, 2013.
3.6Released in August 1, 2013.
3.5Released in December 11, 2012.
3.4Released in June 13, 2012.
3.3Released in December 12, 2011.
3.2Released in July 4, 2011.
3.1Released in February 23, 2011.
3.0Released in June 17, 2010.
2.9Released in December 18, 2009.
2.8Released in June 10, 2009.
2.7Released in December 10, 2008.
2.6Released in July 15, 2008.
2.5Released in March 29, 2008.
2.3Released in September 24, 2007.
2.2Released in May 16, 2007.
2.1Released in January 22, 2007.
2.0Released in December 26, 2005.
1.5Released in February 17, 2005.
1.2Released in May 22, 2004.
1.0Released in January 3, 2004.
0.7Released in May 27, 2003.