Windows Live Writer Alternatives for Mac

Windows Live Writer is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The most popular Mac alternative is Small MarsEdit iconMarsEdit. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Small MacJournal iconMacJournal or Small SeMagic iconSeMagic. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 18 alternatives to Windows Live Writer and seven of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Windows Live Writer are Small Desk iconDesk (Paid), Small QTM iconQTM (Free, Open Source), Small Blogo iconBlogo (Paid) and Small ecto iconecto (Paid).

The list of alternatives was last updated on Sep 4, 2017

  • MarsEdit is a blogging client for your Mac which lets you publish articles to your blog right from your desktop, without having the need of opening your web browser and logging...
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    • Mac
  • An award-winning & beloved desktop publishing client, exclusively for OS X. You are a storyteller, passionate about crafting narratives that capture, express, and delight in what it means to be human.

    Discontinued

    Website/app unavailable.

    • Mac


  • MacJournal is the world's most popular journalist software for the Mac.
    • Free
    • Mac
    • iPhone
  • Client for LiveJournal, Blogger, Wordpress Image upload to LJ Scrapbook, Flickr, fotki.com, imageshack.us, Picasa, Yandex Fotki

    Discontinued

    Last version was in 2015
    https://sourceforge.net/projects/semagic/

    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Wine
  • ABANDONED in 2014 QTM is a blogging client which is presently capable of composing, formatting and submitting blog entries to a weblog. QTM will work with blogs based on most of...
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    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
  • Blogging made easy, again.Blogo is the easiest and fastest way to write, publish and manage multiple blogs.

    Discontinued

    Website no longer exists and app is no longer on App Store. No word from developers on social media since 2016.

    • Mac
  • ecto is a feature-rich desktop blogging editor for MacOSX.
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    • Mac