Desktop Blogging Software, The Ultimate List

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If you are unfamiliar with the term Desktop blogging software, think of it as a tool to blog with application instead of logging into your Blogger or WordPress. In fact, a lot of bloggers and probloggers has been using them for quite a while and there’s tonnes of reason why they love it. These software allows one to manage multiple blogs of multiple platforms, write articles on the fly, as well as perform functions like those you can do on admin page. And because it is a desktop client, you don’t wait for pages to load.

desktop blogging clients

Here’s a collection of 20 desktop blogging applications that we’ve come to know of. Have a look, try some out. Who knows, you might like to blog from desktop after all. Full list after jump.

BlogJet

blogjet

  • Platform: Windows only
  • Price: Free trial / €29.95
  • Supports: WordPress, TypePad, Movable Type, Blogger, MSN Live Spaces, Blogware, BlogHarbor, Squarespace, Drupal, Community Server, etc.
  • Website | Download

Deepest Sender

deepest sender

  • Platform: Firefox, SeaMoney, XULRunner
  • Price: Free
  • Supports: LiveJournal, Blogger, WordPress, MSN Live Spaces, meta Weblog
  • Website | Download

Flock Browser

flock

  • Platform: Windows, Mac, Linux
  • Price: Free
  • Supports: Blogger, Blogsome, LiveJournal, WordPress, Xanga, Moveable Type
  • Website | Download

Windows Live Writer

windows live writer

  • Platform: Windows (XP or Vista)
  • Price: Free
  • Supports: Windows Live Spaces, Blogger, LiveJournal, TypePad, WordPress Type
  • Website | Download

Ecto

ecto

  • Platform: Windows, Mac
  • Price: Free Trial / $17.95
  • Supports: Blogger, Blojsom, Drupal, MovableType, Nucleus, SquareSpace, TypePad, WordPress, and more
  • Website | Download

Bleezer

bleezer

  • Platform: Windows, Mac, Linux
  • Price: Free
  • Supports: Blogger, Blojsom, Drupal, MovableType, Nucleus, SquareSpace, TypePad, WordPress, and more
  • Website | Download

BlogTK

blogtk

  • Platform: Linux
  • Price: Free
  • Supports: Blogger, Movable Type, WordPress
  • Website | Download

Drivel Journal Editor

drivel

  • Platform: Linux
  • Price: Free
  • Supports: LiveJournal, Blogger, MovableType, Advogato, WordPress, Drupal
  • Website | Download

Gnome Blog

gnome blog

  • Platform: Linux
  • Price: Free
  • Supports: Blogger, Advogato, Movable Type, WordPress, LiveJournal, Pyblosxom
  • Website | Download

Newz Crawler

newz

  • Platform: Windows
  • Price: Free Trial / $24.95
  • Supports: Blogger, Metaweblog, MovableType or LiveJournal API supporting website
  • Website | Download

Performancing ScribeFire

scribefire

  • Platform: Firefox
  • Price: Free
  • Supports: WordPress, Blogger, Drupal, TypePad, LiveJournal, Windows Live Spaces and more.
  • Website | Download

MarsEdit

marsedit

  • Platform: Mac
  • Price: Free Trial / $29.95
  • Supports: WordPress, Blogger, TypePad, Movable Type, LiveJournal, Drupal, and Vox and more.
  • Website | Download

ThingamaBlog

thingamablog

  • Platform: Windows, Mac, Linux
  • Price: Free
  • Supports: LiveJournal, Blogger, MovableType, Advogato, WordPress, Drupal
  • Website | Download

w.Bloggar

bloggar

  • Platform: Firefox, Internet Explorer
  • Price: Free
  • Supports:WordPress, MovableType, TypePad, Drupal, b2evolution, Nucleus CMS, Squarespace, Community Server, BlogEngine.NET
  • Website | Download

RocketPost2

rocketpost

  • Platform: Windows
  • Price: Free Trial / $49
  • Supports:Blogger, Movable Type, WordPress, TypePad, MSN Spaces, BlogHarbor, Drupal, dasBlog, .Text and SquareSpace
  • Website | Download

BlogDesk

blogdesk

  • Platform: Windows
  • Price: Free
  • Supports:WordPress, MovableType, Drupal, Serendipity and ExpressionEngine
  • Website | Download

Post2Blog

post2blog

  • Platform: Windows
  • Price: Free Trial / $14.95
  • Supports:WordPress, MovableType, Blogger, Tyepad
  • Website | Download

Qumana

qumana

  • Platform: Windows, Mac
  • Price: Free Trial / $14.95
  • Supports:Angelfire, Blogger/Blogspot, BlogHarbor, Blogware, Bryght, DiaryLand, Drupal, LiveJournal, MovableType, MSN Spaces, Tripod, TypePad, Roller, SquareSpace, WordPress.com, WordPress.org
  • Website | Download

Zoundry Raven

raven

  • Platform: Windows
  • Price: Free
  • Supports:Blogger, Movable Type & TypePad, Windows Live Spaces, WordPress, and more
  • Website | Download

WB Editor

wb editor

  • Platform: Windows
  • Price: Free Trial / $29.99
  • Supports:WordPress, Movable Type, Blogger, MSN Spaces, Drupal
  • Website | Download

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