Blogging has always been about expressing oneself, sharing knowledge with people and always providing them with solutions to their numerous problems with the help of the Internet. Android as an operating system is growing fast with its availability on a wide range of smartphones and tablet devices as well as the fast growing number of applications that are available in Google Play.
With huge amounts of innovation spurring the technological advancement of mobile phones and the landscape of mobile apps, bloggers these days are offered the opportunity to not only blog on-the-go, but also to conduct many blogging-related tasks on their smartphones when they are away from their computer.
Below are 10 free Android application should check out and download to make blogging so easy for you, especially if you run multiple blogs
WordPress is one of the most popular blogging platform on the Internet. This app, made compatible with self-hosted WordPress blogs as well as blogs hosted on WordPress.com, allows you to perform many essential tasks such as
putting the power of publishing in your hands, making it easy to create and consume content. Write, edit, and publish posts to your site, check stats, and get inspired with great posts in the Reader.
Blogger is another popular platform that many personal bloggers use. If you have a blog on Blogger, then you should definitely give this app a try. However, the functionality of this app is still very limited as compared to the WordPress app, which is surprising as Google itself is behind this official app of their blogging service.
3. Bloggeriod For Blogger
To me this is best and the sweetest app to Blog with simple Blogger client, create & edit posts on any of your blogs, create & delete comments.
Create draft and Share your post to many social media installed in your phone. It allow you to Add multiple images to your Blogger posts. Decide where in post your images should be placed. Use simple "wikisyntax" like bold, italic, strike, superscript and link text (for example Blogger will create link to http://google.com with text Blogger.Work with multiple blogs/Blogger accounts. Save and Load your posts to and from SD. Works extra well on all phones with physical keyboard.
Don’t know or not sure about the exact meaning of a word that you are going to put into your blog post? Willing to find an alternative word to use in your post? Want to know the meaning of a word or phrase used in comments posted by your readers? Well, Dictionary.com is the solution for all the above problems. The app is especially useful for bloggers that don’t speak English natively and the ad-free version only costs $2.99.
Flipboard is the award-winning social magazine used by millions of people everyday. It’s the one place to keep up on all your interests – reading, collecting and sharing stories you care about has never been easier.
As a blogger, using this app and browsing through interesting news content daily will give you fresh ideas on what to write about in your next blog post.
6. Photo Editor
With a smartphone, we can snap photos on-the-go and attach them to our blog posts either immediately or in the near future. From time to time, we might need to do some minor touch-ups on the photos that we’ve taken and this is where Photo Editor comes in. With this app, you can crop, edit, and resize your photos as well as add effects, texts and drawings onto them.
Evernote is a very useful app to capture ideas that come to mind when you are out and about. You can capture an image, write text, do sketches (with Skitch), record an audio clip or create a to-do list with Evernote. All these materials will then synchronized across all your devices so you can be sure that all your notes are easily accessed via your phone, desktop and browser.
8. SwiftKey Keyboard
SwiftKey keyboard uses Artificial Intelligence to automatically learn your writing style, including the emoji you love to use (if you use emoji), the words that matter to you and how you like to type. That means autocorrect and predictive text that actually works because it adapts to you.
- Kills your typos.
- Type faster with A.I.-powered predictions.
- Simply swipe-to-type with SwiftKey Flow.
- Autocorrect that actually works.
- Always learning your slang, nicknames and phrases and many more.
9. Google Analytics
Google Analytics helps to gather the amount of traffic that you receive together with other site metrics like bounce rates and other features that will make you to earn more income from your blog.
10. Google Drive
Google Drive is a safe place for all your files and puts them within reach from any smartphone, tablet, or computer. Files in Drive – like your videos, photos, and documents – are backed up safely so you can’t lose them. Once there, you can easily invite others to view, edit, or leave comments on any of your files or folders.
Things you can do with Google Drive
- - Safely store your files and access them from anywhere.
- - Search for files by name and content.
- - Easily share files and folders with others.
- - Quickly view your content.
- - Set access levels for who can view, comment, or edit.
- - Quickly access recent files.
- - See file details and activity.
- - Enable viewing of files offline.
- - Use your device camera to scan in paper documents.
- - Access pictures and videos from Google Photos.
This is exclusive list of Android apps every blogger must have, for easy blogging on the go. You can include your own essential app through the comment box.