WordPress 4.7 has now been released. Version 4.7 of WordPress, named “Vaughan” in honor of legendary jazz vocalist Sarah “Sassy” Vaughan, is available for download or update in your WordPress dashboard. New features in 4.7 help you get your site set up the way you want it.
The new REST API will be helpful for new Theme developments. WordPress 4.7 comes with REST API endpoints for posts, comments, terms, users, meta, and settings.