I’m very completely happy to announce that the primary launch of WordPress is now available for download. A full change log is accessible, however here’s a temporary overview of the brand new options.
- Texturize — So good it’ll make your quotes curl.
- WordPress Hyperlinks — A hyperlink supervisor with the whole lot you’d count on, from Weblogs.com assist to a useful bookmarklet. Handle as many blogrolls as you want, and have full management over their show.
- XHTML 1.1 — WordPress is compliant with XHTML requirements as much as 1.1, although by default it sends a 1.0 doc kind to keep away from compatibility points.
- Extremely Clever Line Breaks — Sometimes known as “
nl2bron steroids,” this model new perform provides line breaks besides the place there’s already a block stage tag or one other line break.
- New Administration Interface — We’ve made it so simple as attainable, and no extra. All the pieces has been restructured from the bottom up in a completely compliant XHTML/CSS interface.
- Guide Excerpts — This lets you handcraft summaries of your posts to seem in your RSS feed and different locations.
- New Default Templates — Once more we’ve streamlined theses with the newest in easy, easy-to-understand commonplace XHTML and CSS. And never a CSS hack in sight.
- Plus quite a few behind the scenes code cleanups, making this launch sooner and extra steady than ever.
WordPress is accessible fully freed from cost beneath the GPL license. Get pleasure from!