WordPress 2.6 Beta1 has been released for public. This version is sheduled to release in the middle of July. It has some new features.

  • Exciting Post Revisioning added to keep track of all your post history. You are now protected from accidental changes.
  • Added ability to change wordpress content directory location.
  • wp-config.php now can be move on out of your web root folder.
  • Ability to disable remote publishing.
  • Built-in word counting in the wordpress post editor.
  • Bulk delete, activate, and deactivate for plugins.
  • Check box range selection with shift-click.
  • Integrated TinyMCE, jQuery 1.2.6, jQuery UI 1.5 for better performance.
  • Drag-and-drop sortable galleries
  • Improved Manage Pages and Manage Categories admin pages.
  • Improved image editing dialog with newly added image customization features.
  • Google Gears implemented for static file caching
  • SSL support for the Admin Panel

Written by Bala Krishna

Bala Krishna is web developer and occasional blogger from Bhopal, MP, India. He like to share idea, issue he face while working with the code.