Windows Live Writer Beta 3

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Windows Live Writer Beta 3 was released a few days back and this is one tool from Microsoft that deserves a lot of praise. It definitely simplifies the task of writing posts for your blog.

Beta 3 has the following new features:

 

 

  • Insert videos using new ‘Insert Video’ dialog
    insert video

  • Upload images to Picasaweb when publishing to your Blogger blog

  • Publish XHTML-style markup

  • Use Writer in 28 additional languages

  • Print your posts

  • Justify-align post text

  • Better image handling (fewer blurry images)

  • Resolved installation issues from last release

  • Many other bug fixes and enhancements

More on Windows Live Writer

If you are still using your favorite blogging platform’s web based console to write posts, its high time you switched to Windows Live writer !

2 comments… add one

  • Sumesh Oct 6, 2007

    Is there any way to prevent invalid HTML inserted by WLW(apart from switching to code mode?)

    Other than that, WLW is pretty much the best out there.

  • venukb Oct 7, 2007

    Yeah that was a problem with earlier release of WLW. Beta 3 seems to have fixed that use and publish proper XTML style markup.

    Check and let me know also 🙂

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