Craft News

Craft 2.5 Released

Dec 1, 2015 in Announcements

Craft has always had a one of the best Author Experiences out there, and today it’s getting even better: we’ve just released Craft 2.5 sporting a completely redesigned Control Panel with some great new AX features.

Brand New Dashboard

Right when you log in, you’ll be greeted with a beautiful new Dashboard, which allows you to view and manage your widgets all from the same page.

The new Dashboard in Craft 2.5

Customizable Element Indexes

Admins can now reorder the sidebar sources for element indexes, customize the source headings, and even customize which table columns should be visible, making it much easier for authors to find the elements they’re looking for.

A customized element index in Craft 2.5

Inline Element Creation

It’s now possible to create new elements right from element selector modals, which can drastically speed up content creation workflows when the content needs to relate to other content that may not exist yet.

An entry being created in the context of an Entries field attached to another entry.

So Much More

Craft 2.5 packs 280 new features and improvements in total, covering almost every aspect of the system. As always it’s just a one-click update away, so so get clicking!