WordPress 3.2, dubbed Gershwin, has arrived and is ready for download, coinciding with the American Independence Day. Nice little touch for GPL software, isn’t it? ;)
What’s New and Exciting in WordPress 3.2?
If you’ve been following WordPress 3.2 development, then you know it’s packed full of goodies. The major new features include:
Refreshed dashboard design
Fully HTML5 new Twenty Eleven theme with optional rotating header images
Distraction-free writing or zen mode
Retiring support for PHP4, older versions of MySQL, and legacy browsers like IE6
Performance updates to make WordPress significantly faster on all hosting platforms