Using WordPress on Android Phone : WptoGo

The android world is still waiting for official wordpress app for android. WordPress app is already available for iPhone and Blackberry users. But android platform users still have a option to blog from their androids till the official wordpress app is available for it. WptoGo is one such application which is available for users who want to blog from their GPhones. Latest version is 1.9.0.

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Some features of this WptoGo include:

  • Upload new post including title, content, tags and multiple categories with multiple wordpress accounts
  • Upload images from your device
  • Customizable image thumbnail sizing
  • Local drafts
  • Comment Moderation and Notifciations

To run WptoGo you need to activate the XML-RPC setting, of your blog from Settings > Writing > Remote Publishing.

It is available for download from the android marketplace.

With the launch of nexus one on 5th January, 2010, hopes are high that official wp app for android will be available soon. This is quite evident from the page android.wordpress.org which is reserved for this purpose.