How to Use Windows Live Writer 2011 with WordPress

Windows Live Writer makes it easy for anyone to tell stories like a professional blogger. You can create beautiful blog posts, and see what they’ll look like online before you publish them to your blog. Plus, you can publish your posts to any of your favorite blog service providers.

Before you start using your Windows Live Writer make you have have enabled XML-RPC in your WordPress settings. Here is an image of the settings:


Here are the steps:

1. Download Windows Live Writer 2010 (

2. Once you finish installing a setting wizard will come and then you can just enter you blog site credentials. Here is an example:


Happy Blogging Offline!