The features of WordPress 3.1 official version

With the release of the official version of WordPress 3.1, WordPress has gradually begun to be accepted and be tested the use, today, now wordpress geeks intrduces new functions of the official version of WordPress 3.1.

WordPress 3.1 new features Detailed:

1. The content link feature of WordPress blog:

the premise of using this feature is the edit mode is in the visual editor mode.

In the log edit box, input text, select one or several text, click the hyperlink button, there will be such a bomb box:

The features of WordPress 3.1 official version
The features of WordPress 3.1 official version

you can search for any keyword, and then click to select, so the word or words you selected will be added on a link to this article.

This feature is necessary, especially for SEO, this is more to the key words will increase the hyperlink’s a lot than before. But now, the only support articles and Page page. Not supported

tag label.

2. Admin bar: For details, see: WP 3.1 Beta 1 features: admin bar.

3. blog publishing page is more concise

WordPress 3.1 new publishing page has been improved. more options set, Custom fields, comment options, summary, Tracebacks.

4. WordPress control panel change the layout. the multi-site functionality are compatible with the control panel on the left in the past, WordPress 3.1 has changed the layout, this feature is separated from the layout, become independent part.

5, the blog publishing enhancements, this is a WordPress theme feature, this feature allows customers to define meta-information about each article,  WordPress official description of this feature: Formats.

6 Import / Export function re-design. With import / export feature, you can transfer the WordPress data more completely.

WordPress “Back to Top” function

Wordpress Back to Top function

This function “Back to the top” is just a small feature, but its effect is not small, it can help visitors quickly back to the top from the bottom of the page, greatly improving the user experience, more friendly for the readers to read. Especially for some special long page, the “Back to Top” is necessary.

But the function is small functions, you can solve the problem, but only use a line of code. So I suggest that you use code to achieve this function like me, although no suspension buttons, but the function was achieved.

In the File footer.php,<div id=”footer”>… …</ div> the proper location, to insert the following code to achieve the “Back to the top of the page” functionality.

How to make your wordpress theme support thumbnails function?

How to make your wordpress theme support thumbnails function?
How to make your wordpress theme support thumbnails function?

One of my friend said his wordpress theme does not support thumbnails function, but the original author of the theme is no longer support this theme, and then if he changed other theme, he is afraid that that might affect the site’s ranking, my answer is as follows:

1. your theme need call the function which support wordpress thumbnail funtion:

add_theme_support (‘post-thumbnails’);

If you do not call this function, that means your theme does not support wordpress thumbnail feature, so you can add these codes by yourself in your theme’s functions.php file.

2. you can customize a variety of thumbnails

for example 300 * 300:

set_post_thumbnail_size( 300, 300, true );

Then again a 100 * 100:

set_post_thumbnail_size( 100, 100, true );

So each time you upload pictures, these two formats of thumbnails will be auto-generated.

How to call a thumbnail?

write below codes in the place you want to call thumbnails:

get_the_post_thumbnail( null, array(100,100));

WordPress3.2 will be released with better user experience

WordPress3.2 will be released with better user experience

WordPress is about to update to 3.2, with same concept to 3.1, WordPress 3.2 will continue to work hard in the user experience. WordPress 3.2 will have the following update:

1.WordPress 3.2 background patterns will be more fresh and fashionable.

WordPress3.2 will be released with better user experience

2. new default theme WordPress 3.2 default theme is the Twenty Eleven, the new theme has the similar layout to the Twenty Ten, you can choose black / white two color, and there are several default column layout to choose from.

3 Improved upgrade process WordPress upgrade will download the entire archive before, so a lot of users often face the server timed out. And improved upgrade process will update the changed document relative to current version, higher upgrade speed.

WordPress3.2 will be released with better user experience

4. Vast writing space WordPress post editor always appeared to be very narrow, very conducive to adjust the content layout, WordPress 3.2 post editor can be expanded to full screen.

5. To enhance the operational efficiency WordPress 3.2 will remove some excess code of the core to improve overall efficiency.

6 The new demand for PHP and MySQL environment WordPress 3.2 requires the minimum server environment: PHP 5.2.4 and MySQL5, before upgrading WordPress 3.2, you should see your server’s configuration. It is said that WordPress 3.2 will be released on June 30, 2011, looking forward to WordPress 3.2 .

 

WordPress3.2 will use the new jquery package, part of the existing theme effects will be forced to modify the code

wordpress3.2 will use the new jquery package, part of the existing theme effects will be forced to modify the code

WordPress team has decided to abandon the old jQuery 1.4.4, and using the new jQuery 1.6.1. JQuery 1.6.1 is faster, wordpress development team make efforts to make wordpress 3.2 development faster and lighter.

However, this improvement makes some of wordpress template which use the jQuery effects invalid, because in the new version, the selector syntax changes, such as the previous $(‘input [name = submit]’), will fail, In the new version, the correct syntax is: $(‘input [name = “submit “]’); In addition, such as’ selected’, ‘checked’, ‘disabled’ will also be invalid, in the new version, .prop() will replace .Attr()…

Go to the official website to read all of the new JQuery changes.