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Preview the Upcoming WordPress Dashboard

Steven Rosenberg:

See tomorrow’s WordPress Dashboard today!! I’m using it right now.

Originally posted on MacManX.com:

MP6, the future of the WordPress Dashboard, has arrived on WordPress.com.

If you have a WordPress.com blog, visit Users -> Personal Settings in your blog’s Dashboard and check “Enable experimental admin design (MP6)” now!

If you follow WordPress development, you may have heard that this was on the roadmap for WordPress 3.6, but was pushed back to WordPress 3.7. So, it will officially become the new Dashboard eventually, but there’s plenty of time to try it out, get to know it, and fall in love with it as much as I have.

MP6 was designed to be less cluttered and more readable with clearer fonts and better contrast, and it’s fully responsive across all devices. To sweeten the deal, MP6 also makes use of icon fonts to cut down on images, thus providing a slightly improved loading time.

You can easily switch back by unchecking the box…

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