WordPress 3.0 was rolled out this week. It is a merger of WordPress multi-user and the previous version of WordPress. It has a new default theme called 2010 that allows you to customize the menu system, the background, and easier editing of the footer. The band news is most of the themes available do not take advantage of this new format. I use artisteer to create wordpress themes (I love it) and the theme I created did not work with the new technology (I am using a slightly outdated version of the Artisteer software which could be aprt of the problem).
I really hate the fact that the link to your website in the WordPress dashboard is gone. Yes I know I can work around it, but it made it less user friendly.
If you are looking for the multi-site features they are not “turned on” by default.
In WordPress 3.0, you now have the ability to create a network of sites. To enable the Network menu item, you must first define multisite in the wp-config.php file.
Open up wp-config.php and add this line above where it says /* That's all, stop editing! Happy blogging. */:
For more details on this read the official word from WordPress HERE