Yup. WordPress just got that much better! Last week, WordPress rolled out an update which featured some new features that have users all over the world buzzing. In this post and video, I will quickly highlight a sampling of the most relevant features that anyone involved with WordPress should know about.
1. New 2012 theme
Nice simplistic, wider layout
Drop down menus integrated
Optimized for mobile
Easy to use back-end theme options for customization
2. Media Upload
Updated design makes everything look better
Image editing! You can now crop, resize and rotate images within wordpress, amazing I know.
3. Editor Design Updated
When adding media, everything is much smoother with new retina displays
You can embed videos just by pasting the link url as text within the visual editor. Forget about embed codes!
This is a video discussing some of the updates:
More details about how to edit images in wordpress: