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NOTICE for U.S. Citizen Travelers

STEP: Smart Traveler Enrollment Program Subscribe to get up-to-date safety and security information and help us reach you in an emergency abroad. Enroll for alerts at  step.state.gov . In Case of Emergency: Call 1-888-407-4747 (U.S./Canada); +1-202-501-4444 (overseas); or contact the nearest embassy:  go.usa.gov/xduQM. Recommended Web Browsers: Internet Explorer 11 with compatibility view or Google Chrome.
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COVID-19 Information

U.S. Citizen Travelers: Enroll for alerts at  step.state.gov . In Case of Emergency: Call 1-888-407-4747 (U.S./Canada); +1-202-501-4444 (overseas); or contact the nearest embassy:  go.usa.gov/xduQM . Global Health Advisory: The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to reconsider travel abroad due to the global impact of COVID-19. Many areas throughout the world are now experiencing COVID-19 outbreaks and ...
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WordPress Release Notes – February 2022

Code Changes (transparent to end-users) 1. Performance Updates – Updated the following plugins and settings to improve overall site security and performance: a. Yoast SEO & Premium – Enhanced schema presentation for non-alphanumeric languages. Introduced a keyphrase position tracking tool. Improved Japanese text analysis, readability, keyword detection, and more. Changed the font size on alerts from 14px to ...
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WordPress Release Notes – December 2021

Code Changes (transparent to end-users) 1. Performance Updates– Updated the following plugins and settings to improve overall site security and performance: a. Yoast SEO & Premium- Replaced the configuration wizard with a configuration workout. Added a link to the archive page for the content types in the Search Appearance settings. Added more French transition words. Enabled the Schema Article ...
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WordPress Release Notes – November 2021

Code Changes (transparent to end-users) 1. Performance Updates- Updated the following plugins and settings to improve overall site security and performance: a. Yoast SEO & Premium- Added version management to our indexable framework. Changed the default color for overall scores to red. Improved the accuracy of the keyphrase in slug assessment by correctly detecting multi-word Keyphrases. b. Custom ...
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WordPress Release Notes – October 2021

Code Changes (transparent to end-users) 1. Performance Updates– Updated the following plugins and settings to improve overall site security and performance: a. WordPress 5.8.1 – A short-cycle and maintenance release that contained 3 security fixes. b. Yoast SEO Premium- Completed the readability analysis for Farsi, Improved keyword detection for Farsi, and cleans up indexables for posts with auto-draft ...
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Sample Photo Gallery

A PHOTO GALLERY allows a user to display multiple images contained within a slideshow. Within a POST, users can perform the following steps to create a photo gallery: Create a new post. Select the Add Media button which is located above the main content block. Select Create Gallery on the left. You may upload your own photos into the site ...
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