Desktop blogging clients you can use

July 15, 2009 | No Comments Yet

Sometimes the WordPress Add New Post panel lacks certain features bloggers are looking for when they’re composing their articles. Loose Wire Blog has compiled a list of desktop-based blogging clients, both free and premium, for your perusal.

A number of them are not just for WordPress, though, so if you’re looking for WordPress-specific clients, you might want to browse this list at the WordPress Codex. If you’ve used some of the listed clients before, why not contribute to the Codex and summarize their features there?

The WordPress Publisher Blog has two specific recommendations: Windows Live Writer and Marsedit.

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WordPress conceived 6 years ago

January 26, 2009 | No Comments Yet

Six years ago on his blog, Matt Mullenweg posed the blogging software dilemma.

Well, it would be nice to have the flexibility of MovableType, the parsing of TextPattern, the hackability of b2, and the ease of setup of Blogger. Someday, right?

Mike Little calls it the day WordPress was conceived. These days we celebrate its birthday in May, when the very first version was released. But who doesn’t like another reason to celebrate?

Cheers to WordPress!

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