I am not familiar with the default editor that came with my WordPress.com blog. I don’t think it allows us to use a table because I find nowhere on the editor’s menu that I can implement it. This led me to think about finding the content-rich editors that can allow us to blog easily. So I searched in Google and found some free and decent editors that you might want to consider to use. It’ll have no doubt of making your blogging life easily too.
- BlogDesk – BlogDesk is totally free of charge and optimized for the blog systems. It is really a desktop blogging client. It makes easy and pleasant for you, a blogger, to use.
- BlogMate – BlogMate is a free, graphical plug-in (+ a bundle too) for the popular TextMate editor that enables creating and editing blog posts for MetaWeblog-enabled …
- FCKEditor for WordPress plugin – This plugin replaces the default WordPress editor with FCKeditor 2.6. FCKEditor is a full feature web based WYSIWYG html editor, it’s lightweight and is compatible with most internet browsers.
- Flock – Flock is a free web browser. Built on Mozilla’s Firefox, Flock enables you to instantly upload photos, share photos and videos by drag-n-drop, blog within its blog editor.
- Google Docs – Free web-based word processor and spreadsheet, which allow you share and collaborate online.
- IrfanView – IrfanView is a fast and compact image viewer/converter. It is trying to be simple for beginners … IrfanView is free for individual use.
- Post2Blog – Post2Blog is a handy blog editor for posting and updating your blog from Microsoft Word, Internet Explorer or Firefox. It is a Freeware equipped with live spell-checking support for pro-bloggers.
- ScribeFire – ScribeFire is an extension for the Mozilla Firefox Web Browser that integrates with your browser to let you easily post to your blog: you can drag and drop formatted text from pages you are browsing, take notes, and post to your blog.
- Thingamablog – Thingamablog is a cross-platform, standalone blogging application that makes authoring and publishing your weblogs almost effortless. It will work on any platform on which Java can run.
- w.blogger – w.blogger is freeware. It acts as an interface between you and your blog(s). WordPress is one of the services that supports it.
- webpad – webpad is a web-based text editor which gives you access to files from your own computer, your server, FTP server, any website, and popular blogging tools such as Blogger.com, MovableType, TypePad, LiveJournal, blosxom and WordPress.
- Windows Live Writer – A desktop application. Easily publish pictures, videos, and other rich content to your blog and it is Free.
- WriteToMyBlog – Online (web) Blog Client. Free web word processor for your Blog. Create Posts for your Blog from right here with an advanced word processor.
- WYSIWYG Plugin For WordPress – This plugin replaces the default WordPress wysiwyg(what you see is what you get) editor with a more advanced version.
- Xinha Here! Firefox Extension – Xinha Here! is a Firefox extension wrapper for the Xinha HTML editor. It enables WYSIWYG editing in any text area and text box on any website. Xinha Here! opens a Xinha HTML editor in your browser allowing you to edit the data in a WYSIWYG on any website without copying and pasting to secondary HTML editor.
- Zoundry Raven™ – Zoundry Raven™ is the most advanced WYSIWYG full featured editor that makes posting to your blog easier and faster. It’s new and still Free.
Would you like to consider using some of these free editors for your blog? Why or why not? Please leave a comment below.