WordPress 3.0 is expected to release sometime this may, and with it will come an array of new features to bring it closer to officially being a CMS. Some of these features include:

  1. Custom Post Types
  2. Menu Management
  3. Custom Taxonomies
  4. New Default Theme: “Twentyten”
  5. Multi-site
  6. Author Templates
  7. Select Username and Password During Installation

To read more about each check out Brian Casel’s article over at Mashable, WordPress 3.0: The 5 Most Important New Features or check out the video below by downstairsdev.

About the Author

Kevin Leary is a freelance web developer in Boston, MA specializing in enterprise WordPress development, conversion optimization and JavaScript development.