The WordPress admin bar – love it, hate it, it’s here to stay. You could, of course, hide it, but why do that when you can do so much with it and use it your way? The Custom Admin Bar plugin from WPMU DEV is a free plugin that lets you customize your admin bar – no code, no hacks, just transforming your admin bar to make it your own.
We use it at Edublogs to brand the admin bar, and to give our network users quick access to the links that we think that they will need. Check it out: