I saw a mention of this tool, while surfing on a blog so i told myself why not give it try :). Could be something good/working even from Microsoft =). The interface is very simple and comfortable. And you can not only use it for Live Space, but for several different blog provider… i am using wordpress and which is really powerful. now back to Windows Live Writer. from the download page here is the description
What it is
Windows Liveâ¢ Writer is a free, downloadable program that will help you include rich content in your blog posts and know exactly what your blog will look like before you publish it to the Web.
What it gives you
â¢ WYSIWYG editing: Edit using the style of your blog, including fonts, colors, line spacing, margins, etc.
â¢ Rich content: The ability to insert and customize rich content like photos, maps and more
â¢ Offline editing: Support for offline editing to compose posts even when you’re not connected to the Internet
â¢ Blog preview: Rich HTML and source-code previewing of your blog post before you upload it
â¢ Smart image publishing : Smart image publishing directly to your blog automatically links your thumbnails to larger images with more detail
â¢ Compatibility: Support for publishing to Windows Live Spaces, as well as Blogger, LiveJournal, TypePad, WordPress, and many other servicesChange the size of your graphics, and add borders and other effects
I have to try it for a week and then give some feedback to this post…