links for 2011-01-13 LiveWriter and Synchronicity backup

  • Writer made mightier

    Windows Live Writer makes it easy for anyone to tell stories like a professional blogger. You can create beautiful blog posts, and see what they’ll look like online before you publish them to your blog. Plus, you can publish your posts to any of your favorite blog service providers.

    Make sure that you download all the addons for LiveWriter as they really good functionality for free

(tags: blogging windows offline)

  • Create Synchronicity is a backup/synchronization tool that can help you protect your files, and keep your data up-to-date. You can use it for pretty much everything from copying your documents, pictures, music and videos to your USB Key or backup drive, to scheduling server backups with regex filtering and DST compensation.

    This is a very small free software package that does a good job of synchronising your local drive with a network drive or external hard disk for backup purposes. It’s very easy to schedule backups; there are many other really good options that making keeping your data safe very straightforward.