WordPress for Android Version 1.4 Now Available for Download

WordPress for Android is an open source application for (of course) your Android device that enables you to write and edit posts/pages, moderate comments and view your WordPress blog traffic stat on the go.

The official WordPress app for Android has just been updated to version 1.4. The new update includes features like support for post scheduling, new post password field and HTTP authentication support

Additional minor changes include :

  • Added secure password storage to the local database.
  • ‘Unapproved’ comments now have a yellow tint.
  • Added ‘Today’ option in stats.
  • Fixed crash when alert dialog was trying to be shown after the app was closed.
  • Fixed crash related to large post ID values.

For more information, please read the official article on the update.

The application supports both WordPress.com and self-hosted WordPress (2.9.2 or higher) blogs.

WordPress for Android is a free download for Android phones, available in the Android Market.

Steve Yu is a technology blogger with five years blogging experience (since 2007). He is the founder of MyTechQuest.com.