12 more iPad blogging apps to help you post on the go.
We’ve already given you the lowdown on the top iPad blogging apps available through the iTunes App Store. Now, it’s time to look at a selection of other apps that can help you craft the perfect post even while away from a computer. The following apps cover different aspects of blogging, including writing, images, and recording videos, so whatever you want to post on your blog, your iPad won’t hold you back.
Writing and Editing
SplitBrowser – $1.99
SplitBrowser is the ultimate research tool: using this app, you can browse the web as normal, except it splits your iPad screen in two so you can view two web pages at the same time. Each web page has its own independent toolbar and you can use the app in portrait or landscape mode.
Posterous – Free
Posterous is a blogging platform that allows you to create ‘spaces’ to share posts with family, friends and the general population. Using the Posterous app, you can share text, photos and videos and publish to your spaces from your iPad. You can also keep track of comments and likes, and view other people’s posts directly from the app.
BlogWriter – $1.99
The BlogWriter app supports different platforms, including Microsoft Live Spaces, WordPress and Blogger. Using BlogWriter, you can create and edit text blog posts, insert images and geotags, and track your favorite blogs using the app’s RSS reader.
Compatible with most of the blogging platforms available, BloggerPlus gives you the ability to create, edit, save and publish blog posts from your iPad. You can use the app to import photos, carry out basic image editing, and schedule posts. The app also has social media integration so you can share posts directly with networks like Facebook and Twitter.
Snapseed – $4.99
Snapseed is a photo and image-editing app that enables you to crop, enhance and filter your pictures on the go. Using the same tools as digital image editors, the app helps you to create professional pictures you can share directly with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and use in a blog post.
AvidStudio for iPad – $4.99
Movie editing is traditionally a job for the sturdiest of desktop computers, but AvidStudio for iPad takes the same tools and translates them into this advanced app for iPad. Using AvidStudio, you can edit and tweak audio and video clips, and make adjustments to images. The app comes with a range of features, including the ability to create a storyboard and titles.
TwitVid – Free
If you’re more of a vlogger than a blogger and want a simple way to share new videos with your social networks, TwitVid provides a solution. Record videos directly into the app, then share them with your followers and fans, or send a link to the recording via SMS.
myRevenue – $0.99
myRevenue is an app lets you track your Google AdSense earnings from your iPad. View daily, weekly and monthly stats, as well as information about page views and conversion rates. You can also find out more details about your website visitors.
Dropbox – Free
Dropbox is a free online storage system that lets you sync files and documents from one device or computer, and access them from any device with an internet connection. It’s a great way to save images and videos you want to add to blog posts without taking up storage space on your iPad. Each user gets 2GB free, although you can add extra storage at a cost.
iBlogger – $0.99
If you’ve never blogged before, then iBlogger will teach you what you need to know. The app provides video and text resources that cover topics including how to create a blog, finding a domain, monetizing blogs, and SEO.
Analytics Pro – $5.99
Analytics Pro provides real-time information from your Google Analytics account. As well as displaying stats for multiple websites, you can filter results by date, view graphs, export your stats to PDF, or print them using AirPrint. Using Analytics Pro, you can access the full range of data available through Google Analytics without having to log in through a browser.
Ego – $1.99
Ego is a third-party analytics service that gives you statistics on your websites, feeds and social media accounts. Compatible with services like Twitter, FeedBurner, Tumblr, and Vimeo, you can view all your important statistics in one place.