WordPress 2.7 features:
In November, 2008, we all are eagerly waiting for the all new WordPress 2.7 beta. Here are some new features with a hopefully bug free version.
For Version 2.7, the database version (db_version in wp_options) changed to (TBD)
- XMLRPC Comments API.
- Keyboard shortcuts for comment moderation.
- Sticky Posts.
- Theme update api, like we do for plugins.
- Dashboard and write box rearranging (write box in trunk).
- One-click plugin installs.
- Reply to comments from admin.
- Core updating.
- Frame-like method for moderating ping/trackbacks.
- Plugin browser embedded.
- PHPXref hosted on WordPress.org
- Separate Large and Full image sizes, related improvements.
- Comment threading.
- Comment paging.
- Batch and inline editing.
- HTTPOnly cookies.
- Column hiding for all management pages
- Post box hiding for all edit pages
- Upgrades and install over SFTP
- Template Tag wp_page_menu wrapper for wp_list_pages and support for Home page.