Windows Live Writer, a part of Windows Live Essentials, allows you to blog, post or share your text, videos and photos to almost every blogging platform like Windows Live, WordPress, Blogger, LiveJournal, TypePad, and many others.
Here is how you can configure your Windows Live Writer for the first time for WordPress blog.
First download the Windows Live Essential or Windows Live Writer and install it.
Open Windows Live Writer from Start > All Programs > Windows Live > Windows Live Writer Beta. (If you are opening it for the first time, you will get the following window).
Click on Next > and you will get to choose the blogging platform.
Select the Other Blog Service (for Blogger, WordPress, TypePad and others)
Fill your Blog address and Login credentials and press Next.
It will analyze your blog statistics and load all the blog content to your client machine.
Enter your Blog nickname and press Finish.
That’s it! You can now post your blog-posts to your WordPress blog via Windows Live Writer!
This is a Guest Post by: Rahul Manekari.