WordPress 3.8.1 was just released. This version is a maintenance release, and includes various fixes and improvements for the new dashboard design and new themes admin screen. An issue with taxonomy queries in WP_Query was also resolved.

Our technical team is auto-updating all sites to this latest version of WordPress. You can check out all the details about the update in the blogpost on WordPress.org.

As always, you don’t have to take any action to update your sites hosted at WP Engine. We’re automatically updating all the sites on our platform to the latest version of WordPress.

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