WordPress 2.7 coming tomorrow

According to DownloadSquad and WordPress.com, WordPress 2.7 is coming out tomorrow.

As promised, here is the advance notice that WordPress 2.7 is coming to WordPress.com, and will go live on Thursday, December 4, 2008 at 8pm Eastern Time.

That’s 9 a.m. in Kuala Lumpur!

WordPress 2.7 represents a huge shift away from earlier versions of WordPress – at least in the administration area. Most of the changes will be visible to bloggers, but not blog readers. But the changes in the admin area are huge. First, the navigation menus have all been moved to the left side of the screen, giving you more room at the top of the page. The submenus are all also collapsible, which allows you to navigate the administration interface without reloading the page as often.

A screenshot from RC1:

Wordpress 2.7

Wordpress 2.7

I just can’t wait to load it when it comes out.

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  1. aku pon tak sabar nak test jugak tp risau la plak kalau ada bugs kan…haha

  2. I’m excited to see what changes are afoot. I’ll definitely benefit from this, especially if they include the “auto-blog” feature. Makes my job a lot easier. ;)

  3. I think it’s running late. It’s now 3.13 Friday 12/5 EST :-(

  4. As mentioned in downloadsquad, it’s alaready available on wordpress.com. Not sure when they gonna roll out the self hosted version :(

  5. let the wordpress.com peeps give their feedback first hopefully we’ll get a stable version.
    im waiting until it appear in my fantastico panel :)

  6. Looks nice, do you know if this is going to be available for a self hosted blog?

  7. @fadzli…same with me..wait until it appear in my fantastico..heheh

  8. I am waiting for final release of WordPress 2.7 for self hosted blog.


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