Windows Live Writer Beta Now Available for Download

With Windows Live Writer, you can compose your blog offline, then publish your entry with just a few clicks to one or multiple blogging sites. It’s easy to bring your posts to life with photos, video, music, maps, emoticons, and more – and Writer lets you preview your blog before you publish, so you can make sure you’ve got your story straight.

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Writer lets you publish to almost any blog service, including Windows Live, WordPress, Blogger, Live Journal, TypePad, SharePoint, Community Server, and many more.

With Writer, you can preview everything you’re adding to your blog, and see exactly how the fonts, spacing, colors, and images will look, before you publish.

It’s easy to make photos look great on your blog because you can crop, resize, rotate, and align them in place. You can even add cool effects like new borders and image tilting.