WordPress recently deployed the new shining version 3.0, called Thelonious with bug fixes and a lot of new (long waited) features and APIs for handling Backgrounds, Menus, Taxonomy and Custom Post Types. This last feature is available from code and any developer can define it’s own content type with different taxonomies, fields and so on.
In the default WordPress 3.0 install there isn’t any user interface for the new custom post type creation and management, only APIs! But, as we already know, the plugin writers community is really active and proposed a plugin called Custom Post Type UI that enables an intuitive and easy custom post type management and configuration. Continue reading WP3 custom post types and permalinks