This is a test of a blog entry being written using Microsoft’s new Windows Live Writer.

So far, what I’ve seen about the installation and configuration of the software makes me happy. They have taken care of many small issues that could have irritated power bloggers as well as novices.

The settings to setup your blog account. You enter your blog url (yup, no specific page, just the main website address to your blog), the username and password and you are set. It automatically discovers information about your blog and configures itself. The FTP image upload is just as easy.

This photo of Sonali’s was directly linked to from another website …

This other photo was uploaded from my computer.


and WOW, I can add some image effects directly from within Writer!

Same image, just brighter using a Colour Pop



Live Writer review