March 1, 2004

Nice blogging client for Macs...

Thanks to Todd for for the tip. Ecto is a Mac blogging client that makes it easier to blog with MT, Typepad, and various other bloggeting software, by handling various routine chores.

One nice thing is the HTML button. (I think the Windows version of MT has those, but my Mac edition doesn't.) In the sentence above, I copied the URL's from the web pages, highlighted the text that I wanted to be clickable ("Todd") and chose url with clipboard and the link is made, with color-coded tags. Same with italics or boldface, just highlight and click.

Set-up was dead easy; I just entered the Random Jottings URL and my passwords. The program found everything else on its own, and I just started posting...

Posted by John Weidner at March 1, 2004 11:20 AM
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