An idea can come into blogger’s minds at any time and everywhere which he probably wants to share on internet with the readers and followers. Moreover, the blogger may want to respond to the comments or view the statistics of blog on the go. But how these tasks can bloggers perform if they are out and away from desktops? Thanks to mass technological advancement and huge innovations in the field of mobile devices, bloggers can now enjoy their blogging journey right from their Smartphone screen.
Android; as a popular Smartphone’s operating system and with larger community of apps developers, give opportunity to bloggers and make it easy to express their self everywhere, respond to the comments, view stats and perform many blogging-related task at any time and from everywhere on the internet just with their Smartphone and some Apps installed on it.
To make your blogging journey easy with your Smartphone, here we have organized a list of 10 free android apps which the bloggers must have on their Smartphones and Tablets to perform blogging related task on the go. Just install them and enjoy blogging in a smart way.
In the list of top 10 apps that the bloggers must have in their Smartphones, the first one would be WordPress. WordPress is the most popular Open source CMS and blogging platform with millions of users. The WordPress Android app; developed for the bloggers who want to blog through Smartphone, is the perfect solution to keep them up with the demand of blogging. WordPress app allows the users to enjoy their blogging journey with ease, enable them to create, edit and publish the post or save as draft. It also allows the users to manage media files, moderate comments and view their analytic data with view stats. Users can also share their recent posts with WordPress app to social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterst, Reddit, Tumblr and many more.
This app is compatible with both the self-hosted blog on WordPress.org and free hosted blog on WordPress.com. Download the WordPress Android app from the Google Play Store now.
Blogger app is Google Official app to access and use the features of the Google blogging platform “Blogger” right from your Smartphone screen. With an easy sign-up process, you can start blogging on Blogger, create new articles, edit existing one, add media files to your articles and publish the article from everywhere. Not just only the posting but you can view the site stats and share the post on Google+. With Blogger app you can easily manage multiple blog as it enables the user to switch between blogs. Download Blogger Android Apps now.
If you don’t want to write and share lengthy text-rich post, Tumblr is an option for you. Tumblr is a microblogging platform with which you can create short and interesting contents and publish it on your Tumblr blog. To do microblogging right from your Smartphone, Tumblr android app is the perfect solution. This app allows you to create and publish short blurbs of text such a quotes or proverbs along with pictures, music, videos and more. You can queue or schedule the post and save as draft for future. The app also allows you to interact with the readers and other bloggers by viewing and replying to their messages, following them to view their post and repost their interesting post on your own blog with a click.
Have multiple Tumblr blogs, don’t worry, the app allow you to manage multiple blogs. Download Tumblr Android App and enjoy microblogging with Tumblr.
On the little screen of Smartphone, writing distraction-free post with focus is not an easy job to done because of incoming notifications from other apps. To get rid of this, Writer is the solution. This app provides the bloggers a distraction free writing environment to write post within their Smartphone without fuss as in traditional word processing apps. Writer let you to convert your opinions, ideas or thoughts into text with peace of mind. You can save you work as draft and publish it on you blog later with writer. Download Writer Android App from the Google Play Store now to have a distraction-free writing environment.
05. SwiftKey Keyboard
One of major hindrance for blogger to write posts on their Smartphone is the small keyboard buttons with vulnerability of typo errors. For those who are tired of these hitches, Swift Keyboard android app is the perfect solution. This does not only comes with big keyboard keys but it auto correct your typo errors and predict the words based on your personalize prediction input or on your previous typing activities. Download SwiftKey Keyboard from Google Play Store and start typing you post with ease from now.
Evernote is an easy to use free app which is very useful to save you ideas, create to-do list, write or copy text, capture images and record audio clips whenever and wherever you want. Evernote will then synchronize everything you capture or record across all of your devices to access them easily when and where you want. Download Evernote android app from Google Play here to stay organized and improve your productivity.
07. Google Drive
Smartphone not only have small screen but smaller memory too to keep all media files such as photos, audio and video clips. To have them in easy access on Cloud storage, Google Drive is the solution. This tiny app enables the bloggers to store larger media files along with text documents, spreadsheets and many others. Once stored in Google Drive, the files can access across multiple devices on the go. Download Google Drive from Google Play store to get synchronized your devices and access your files.
Hootsuit is not just an app but it more like social media management tool which will helps you to access and manage your multiple social media accounts in one place. With this free app, you can update your status to Facebook, upload photos, Tweet on twitter, receive notification +1 interesting pots and send messages to all your followers on the social networking sites. you can even view the stats of your social media profile and pages. Download Hootsuit now and stay active on all social media sites at once.
Disqus is one of the popular commenting systems offers community feature where commentators keep engaged in discussion. Disqus is integrated into blogs by many bloggers as it is easy to moderate comments with and it helps fight spamming. With Disqus Android app, bloggers can moderates and reply to comments, mark spam and deletes comments from their Smartphone on the go.
Note: Disqus is No longer available at Google Play Store. See here
10. Photo Editor
Some time bloggers want to add effects, text or water marks to pictures they want to upload to their post. These tasks seem difficult to do on Smartphone but Photo Editor makes it easy for bloggers. With Android Photo Editor App, bloggers can edit, resize and crop photo to custom size, add finishing effect or text to it and upload the photo to blog or attach with blog post on the go. Download Photo Editor from Google Play Store now to add effects, text or finishing your pictures before uploading to blog.