How to Configure Microsoft Word to write blog posts in WordPress

I don’t know how I have missed this feature in word. I have previously used Microsoft live writer for writing blog posts but then it was bundled with some other Microsoft products and became totally useless.

It’s a happy accident today, when I learnt that the same facility is available via word and it’s inbuilt. So here am I writing about this using the facility.

 

The setup is simple. Here are the steps

Step 1

File ->New -> Blog Post -> Create    

 

Step 2

Click Register Now.

Step 3

Choose your blog provider

 

Step 4

Enter the WordPress detail. This may be different for other providers.

 

Step 5

 

Last warning and you are done…

If you face any errors, check the blog url, changing http:// to https:// helped in my case.

Happy writing!

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