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WordPress 2.5.1 is such a major version upgrade that I haven’t had the time to explore all its features yet, and now version 2.6 is almost ready for release. According to Ryan Boren, lead developer of WordPress, they are expecting for a mid-July release. The following are some of the new features of 2.6.
- Post Revisioning
- Faster Admin page loads
- Improved image editing dialog
- Theme previewing
- Word counting in the post editor
- Relocate your content directory
- Move wp-config.php out of your web root
- Drag-and-drop sortable galleries
- Customizable default avatars
- Bulk delete, activate, and deactivate for plugins
- Lots of bug fixes and performance improvements
Try WordPress 2.6 Beta 1 now!