Jetpack by WordPress.com 4.9

Jetpack by WordPress.com was updated to version 4.9, from version 4.8.2. Changelog:

  • New “EU Cookie Law Banner”, Flickr, and “Internet Defense League” widgets.
  • Success notices are automatically dismissed after a short period.
  • Removed unused code from “My Jetpack” interface and deprecated an XML-RPC method.
  • Contact Form now adds display names to email addresses in the To header.
  • Added an updated multiple unit tests increasing code coverage.
  • Development mode now also shows module list.
  • Updated the list of locales available in Jetpack.
  • Plugin auto-updates only triggered from WordPress.com and now trigger WordPress’ maintenance mode.
  • Record comment content modifications and moderation events to make sure comments are always up to date on WordPress.com.
  • Sync post deletions, changes to sidebar, user events (addition, removal, and update) and theme installation.
  • We now distinguish between a new and an updated attachment.
  • Sync plugin and theme names when a related event is triggered including theme updates.
  • Protect avoid conflicts with other plugins hooking into the log in form.
  • Contact Form not auto-activated when Ninja Forms is active.
  • WordPess.com REST API now allows HTTP PUT requests.
  • Fixed wording in Post By Email button when no email address has been generated.
  • Fixed a notice in the subscription widget in PHP 7.1
  • Properly display VaultPress notices in the Jetpack dashboard.
  • VideoPress now included in search results for “video” and fixed positioning of search icon on mobile screens.
  • Protect supports IPv6 addresses properly.
  • Dashboard avoids API requests being cached on some hosts and avoids errors when Spellchecker is inactive.
  • Contact Form message content type is now set properly to restore compatibility with email plugins.
  • Ads not displayed in the portfolio projects custom content type.
  • Display all sites available in a network, even on large multisite installations.
  • Featured Image is always used in tweets posted via Publicize.
  • Avoid fatal errors when the exclusion parameter in Related Posts is not a string.
  • Allow the removal of all custom title settings in the SEO feature.
  • Make sure images are not distorted when Tiled Galleries uses Photon.
  • Avoid PHP warnings and errors in the Stats dashboard on Multisite.
  • Avoid errors when the Jetpack plugin is deleted.