This site was upgraded to WordPress 2.7.1 without any problem. It took me about 15 minutes to complete the entire upgrade process, which included downloading the latest source file and backup the existing files. I noticed the admin layout was different from the previous version 2.6 that I had. It took me a while to […]
Category: WordPress Plugins
The latest version offers a cleaner, faster, less cluttered dashboard, dashboard widgets, multi-file uploading with progress bar, one-click plugin upgrades, built-in galleries, salted passwords with strength meter, cookie encryption, media library, concurrent post editing protection, search posts and pages You can read about an overview of the features with screenshots or view a 4-minute screencast of the new interface.
I managed to upgrade my blog to WordPress 2.3 without much complication. The built-in tagging feature is pretty useful, but there is no tags management feature. Luckily, I found the Tag Managing Thing plug-in that allows me to edit and delete the tags.
WordPress 2 still doesn’t have the feature to support HTTPS access to the admin area when the rest of the blog is accessed in HTTP. Fortunately, there was a smart guy out there managed to create a WordPress plugin that secured the access to the admin area.
I added a web page translator plug-in to this site. It comes with a built-in cache system in order to reduce the connection to the translation engine every time a page is loaded. The permalinks in the translated web pages are search engine optimized by adding the language code to the beginning of all your URI.