Widgets have come to WordPress! By installing the Widgets plugin by Automattic and using a widget-ready theme, you can bring the popular customization feature from WordPress.com to your very own, hosted WordPress installation. (WordPress 2.0 required). This plugin comes with several useful and entertaining widgets but expect great numbers of widgets to appear over the coming days and weeks.
Someone is running a WordPress 2.0 Theme design Competition with some cool prizes. So, guys spread the word by posting an entry in your blog and best of luck to everyone who is participating.
I just updated my Blog with all new WordPress 2.0 and K2 beta Two. There’s lot of changes and improvements in both of them. So, i recommend everyone who is using WordPress and K2 , go and upgrade them. Enjoy
There is news of a worm which uses a vulnerability in the PHPXMLRPC libraries to spread a computer virus. Some articles are pointing to out-of-date information claiming that WordPress 1.5 is vulnerable. That is incorrect. WordPress 1.5 or higher is safe. Since the release of version 1.5, WordPress has used a completely different XML-RPC library, called IXR.