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WordPress App Review Very Flexible, SEO Friendly

The automatic’s WP is a beast of a Web Publishing platform because of its ever growing template and plugin ecosystem, very flexible, SEO friendly and it is easy to setup.

Then the official WordPress app for Android, iOS and Windows lets you add video and audio, text and photos to your blog – whether it is hosted on or a third party web hosting service (no PC needed).

WP for Android is a very powerful version tool which lets you on the go. There are some minor irritants that prevent it from being the complete WordPress experience.

WordPress at your fingertips:

WordPress on Android? (App Review)

WordPress on Android is possible and you can run your blog right on the go. In Fact you can proceed to the google play and download the WP app from there and install it.

After installing it you have to select on the icon in order to launch the app. After accepting the options you now have the following choices which allow you to get your WP on Android.

Note: you have to use this option if you do not have a account as of now.

If you happen to click the button with the same as the section’s title, then you must do the following.

  1. Choose a username
  2. Enter the password
  3. Confirm your password
  4. Email address
  5. Tick the checkbox, that certifies your agreement to the terms and conditions of the service.

After that step you need to click on the orange next button. Now you will be redirected to the next screen, wherein you can see:

Now you have to select the sign up button. Here you can go to your email inbox and select the blog activation link that sent you.

That done, one can use the following option to add your brand new weblog to the weblog list of the app.

Note: to access your self hosted blog on the go you have to do one extra thing. Firstly go to admin panel on Desktop. Choose settings -> writing. Here tick the checkbox across XML-RPC option.

After the checkbox you can see the line Enable the WP, Movable type, MetaWeblog and Blogger XML-RPC publishing protocols.
After that, return to your Android device and specify your BLog URL, Username and password.

The admin panel features:

When you login to your weblog with the help of WP app, you can see the following interface. At the top, one can see the weblog name which you can manage at the moment.

In case you want to select another weblog, just select its name and select the weblog which you would like to work with from the drop down menu.

You can see the refresh button on the right of the weblog name. If you want to sync your app with your actual weblog then you have to click it.

Now let us take a inspection at the other options that you can make use of.

Adding a new post:

Select the new post large button on the main admin screen. The new post interface has the following options:

  1. Title
  2. Content
  3. Settings
  4. Tags and categories
  5. Publish (this allows you to publish your post)

Create a new page:

With the Android WP app, you can create a new page. For that you must select the new page option when you are on the main screen.
You can:

  1. Add your page name
  2. Add your page content
  3. Specify the settings for your new page
  4. Publish your new page

Adding an image:

Just in case you want to add an image to your post you can select the Quick photo option.
Take a photo of the person you need in your new post. After taking the new snap you will be prompted to save it or discard it.

If you save it then the new post interface will pop up where you have to mention the name and some accompanying text to your snap, then specify tags, choose your category and then publish. The only issue is that we cannot edit the photo using the WP app.

Adding video:

For this you have to select the quick video button. Your in-built camcorder will start and then you can shoot your video.

When you are ready just stop shooting then it will prompt you to save or cancel. Save it for now. It will create a new post automatically and insert your video there.

Shankar Author

I am Shankar working for White Ranking Technologies, a startup Digital Marketing company. I have a total of 6.8 years of experience in software out of which I have three years of experience in Content writing.

I have worked in development projects in using C and Linux and also in configuration (using clear case). I also have worked in testing. I always want to learn new technologies and update myself.

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