A few suggestions about the upcoming 2.7 upgrade here

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  • #302194

    antigenre
    Member

    Zorcha, I know what you mean. It took me a while to get used to the images function with the most recent upgrade. Now I’m scared!

    #302195

    teck07
    Member

    @antigenre
    Right next the “W” logo click the blog title

    Please refer to » screen shot

    #302196

    I know it was said not all themes have threaded comments enabled. Is there a list of themes where they are enabled?

    #302197

    antigenre
    Member

    Thanks, Teck07. It looks like I might have a little bug, then. I don’t see that title anywhere on my screen. I’m going to log out and then back in again to see if it’s a temporary glitch.

    #302199

    It’s growing on me. I don’t think it loaded right the first time around; cuz the format, now, is way better (and organized). First time around, it wasn’t in columns. Anyhow, It would be nice to have ‘visit site’ back and a more intuitive link to ‘Forums.’

    #302200

    RE the stats page: I have two columns below the graphic just like before (unless you are thinking of the navigation column at the left as the “third column.”

    #302201

    teck07
    Member

    Your welcome antigenre,

    If you your blog name still doesn’t show up you
    can fix it by going to settings > general > First option
    Called “Blog Title” > Screen shot

    #302203

    I don’t see threaded comment settings anywhere, and I don’t see a reply button or link with each comment on my blog, so it may be that threaded comments either didn’t make the cut this time, or perhaps they will show up in the near future.

    #302210

    danielferber
    Member

    All items on the interface now consume a lot more space that before. I really dislike all this wasting of precious space (I post from a laptop, not a 19′ wide screen). The navigation column was much more useful on the top (I could simple ignore it while posting).

    #302213

    Well, actually, sacredpath, there is a reply button on your comments on the dashboard. I used it to reply to some comments. However, I find it isn’t threading on my theme. I went to Intense Debate, thinking maybe you have to activate it there, but it still just has directions for putting the plug-in on WordPress.org. So maybe that isn’t active yet. But this is something I’ve eagerly awaited. I really like the new interface, though, and think if people had read all the announcements, they would have had a better idea what to expect, and not reacted with “It Sucks” right off the bat. Change is hard. And it loads a lot faster with Chrome.

    #302215

    teck07
    Member

    The forum like has been added under the help tab now. :)
    Screen shot

    #302225

    @silverstar98121, yes the reply link on the comments page I find a great addition. I was speaking more of the threaded comments on the blogs, which appears not to be active yet.

    #302227

    douglaskev
    Member

    hats off to the wordpress community, while there are those upset and confused about the new upgrades, this thread as well as others are really indicative of the kind and helpful nature of most users.

    this reminds me of when facebook switched over and people thought the world was going to end. fortunately i don’t see that too much here

    good job wordpress staff as well- i think it is a lot more aesthetically pleasing, and will feel more intuiative in a week or two

    ^_^

    #302228

    @silverstar98121, and I forgot to mention, I find the new interface far faster than the previous version. I like that a lot.

    #302229

    teck07
    Member

    I like the new interface as well. :)

    #302232

    Custom header. Nothing shows in the dash. This sucks.

    #302244

    nickmomrik
    Staff

    We’ve hidden the comment threading options until we can update the themes to support it. It will be coming though.

    #302247

    I see the custom header link under “appearance” as long as the theme I’m using supports a custom header.

    #302248

    @mtdwvirus, thanks for that update. I figured that was the answer.

    #302250

    teck07
    Member

    Thanks for the update. mtdewvirus, :)

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