As a blogger who owns an Android device there is no limit to the number and variety of apps you can own to simplify your blogging experience. The Google Play Store has gradually amassed a mind blowing number of apps and remains second only to the Apple App Store. That being said, as a mobile operating system, Android is undoubtedly the most widely used OS.
Mentioned below are 5 apps that can take complete care of all your blogging needs, from creating blog posts to storing them and from editing images to moderating comments. Every blogger would be missing out on a great deal of productivity enhancing tools if they didn’t have the following freely available apps on their Android devices.
Firefox for Android is the free mobile web browser that puts the power of the open web in your hands. The official Mozilla Firefox android browser is fast, easy to use, & customizable, with the latest security and privacy features to help you stay safe on the internet.
Fast— Access, browse, and search the web at blazing speeds
Smart— Keep your favorite sites and mobile videos at your fingertips with smart searching, easy-to-use tabs, and desktop-to-mobile Sync features
Safe— Make sure your Android web browser stays safe & private with extensive security settings, add-ons, and features like Do Not Track
Unarguably the most widely used blogging platform on the web, WordPress now has a dedicated and highly functional app for Android devices. From writing, editing and uploading blog posts to putting up images and videos shot from your Android device there is no core blogging task that the WordPress Android app can’t perform. Whether you have a blog hosted on WordPress.com or a self hosted blog on WordPress, this app will let you customize your posts, check on your analytics stats and mediate comments.
With Blogger for Android you can compose a post that you can save to draft or immediately publish, View list of your saved and published posts, Switch account/blog if you have more than one, Embed an image from the gallery, or, by taking a picture directly from the app, Add labels to your posts and Add location information.
With the Blogger app for Android, you can quickly and easily publish posts to your blog wherever you are.
If you’re a blogger who prefers to publish short posts and likes to microblog on Tumblr, then the Tumblr Android app is a must have in your app repository. The app has large icons through which you can post content or images and look at and reply to messages. The app even lets you manage multiple blogs in case you have more than one. The Tumblr Android app automatically tells you if anyone in your device’s address book has a Tumblr blog so that you can follow them if you wish.
For times when you start composing a blog post on your computer but would like to continue working on it from your mobile device, the Google Drive Android app helps you by storing and syncing your Word documents, images, videos and audio content across all your devices for a seamless blogging experience.
Smartphones and tablet now come with very high tech cameras from which you can take great looking photos and instantly publish them on your blog. For times when your pictures require some styling or minor enhancements and you can’t wait till you’re on a full fledged image editing program on your desktop, Photo Editor will take care of your basic image manipulation needs. Aside from allowing you to crop or resize your photos, the app also lets you add text and special effects to it.
E.g. Adobe Photoshop Express Mobile Edition
Evernote is an easy-to-use, free app that helps you remember everything across all of the devices you use. Stay organized, save your ideas and improve productivity. Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders–and makes these notes completely searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on the go.