WordPress 2.3.1 Beta 1

WordPress 2.3.1, the first maintenance release for the 2.3 series, is coming out soon. The first beta is available now. Get it here.

Over twenty bugs are fixed in 2.3.1. Get the full list here. Here are some highlights.

  • Tagging support for Windows Live Writer
  • A login bug that affected those with a Blog Address different than
    their WordPress Address is fixed
  • Faster taxonomy database queries, especially tag intersection queries
  • Link importer fixes

The standard disclaimer for beta software applies. Please report any bugs you find on the bug tracker.