Open Live writer is desktop software for Windows, which supports many blogs like WordPress, Blogspot & many other platforms. I always suggest ShoutMeLoud readers to use Open Live writer for writing content when they are offline & in this guide I will share what are the other benefits you will get for using open live writer.
Benefits of Open Live Writer?
Multiple blog support:
Multiple blog support feature of the Open Live writer makes it very easy to manage your multiple blogs. It not only supports multiple blogs but also supports multiple platforms.
Unlike other blogging client like scribfire, it also fetches the theme of your blog, and when you create a blog post using Open Live writer, in the preview section you can have an exact preview of your blog post.
The open Live writer offers WYSIWYG editor. When you do the formatting and changes, you will get the same preview on your blog.
Backup and Local draft:
The open Live writer has draft feature Moreover when you write a post on OLW, it keeps taking backup by saving your post automatically. So in case of windows crash or any other Error , ou will not lose your work.
Image editing capabilities:
Windows live writer inbuilt image editing and Image enhancing feature, can give a complete new life to your screenshots and images. You can see these previous posts to understand Windows Live writer image editing features.
Another big advantage of Open live writer is you can use it offline. You have an idea about great blog post, but no Internet connection. Start writing your article on Open live writer and save it. Open Live writer become time saver in such cases.
Who doesn’t like keyboard shortcuts? Windows Live writer is full of Keyboard shortcuts. Try pressing F2 in Open Live writer, you will see a new set of features, which you might have missed. We will cover the complete set of windows live writer in the upcoming post.
If you have not tried Open Live writer, download it from here for free. If you are an existing Open live writer user, do share your review & experience with it.