Jetpack 3.7 is available and includes a simpler user interface, support for development sites, and fixes several issues with a variety of modules. The new interface separates some of Jetpack’s functionality into categories such as, performance and security, traffic growth, and tools. The most commonly used modules are listed first with a link underneath that takes users to the other 27 modules and the old settings page. Turning a module on or off is accomplished by clicking a toggle. Services you need to pay for are clearly marked with links to learn more. One of the biggest drawbacks to Jetpack is switching between a local server or staging environment. If you move your site from one URL to another, Jetpack automatically detects the change and prompts the user to confirm if the URL is correct. If Jetpack thinks two URLs are separate websites, it recommends that you create a new connection to prevent a service interruption on the original domain. The prompt has links to reset the connection, confirm that the URL is part of a development environment, or submit a trouble ticket. The VideoPress player in Jetpack 3.7 works on mobile devices thanks to its responsive redesign.
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