According to research , mobile app downloads continue to increase year-over-year, from 140.6 billion in 2016 to 218 billion in 2020. I used my mobile phone frequently when im not with my laptop. Do you want apps for easy blogging with your phone? In this article, I will show 20 mobile apps you need that will make blogging on mobile worth while.
Most of the task which can be done on PC, can also be done on your mobile phone using these free apps.
Top 25 Blogging Apps to use in 2022
1. WordPress Mobile App
This is a must have app for those using the WordPress platform. It combines a lot of features in it like:
- Create, edit, delete and schedule of blog post. Also you can set featured image
- You can see stats of your site. Number of visitors and views, their countries, links clicked on your site and referrals ( means through which your blog was found).
- Install, activate and deactivate themes and plugins.
- Add users to your blog as contributor, editor, Author or administrator.
- Change the title and tagline of your blog
- Add tags and categories
- Approve, Reply or delete comments
- See and read other blogs which uses WordPress
2. Blogger App
Blogger is a free blogging platform by own by Google. You should use the blogger app if you create a blog with the platform. Unlike WordPress Mobile App, Blogger app has limited functionalities which are:
- You can write new articles
- Edit previous articles
- Delete Articles and
- Switch to any other blogspot account you own.
Get the most out of Facebook, join Facebook groups or build one if you can and create a page for your blog.
Pinterest is one the largest social platforms you can get free traffic to your blog. Join boards related to your niche for effective results.
It is a free app, you can post, promote your content and also get free powerful backlink for your website.
Linkedin is just Facebook but it specializes on professional networking and career development, and also it permits job seekers to post their CVs and employers to post jobs or services they render. To get wider reach, join groups and create pages for your site
Gmail is a free email service provided by Google. It is very important you have the app on your mobile phone so that you wouldn’t miss out on any important email. You can also add your yahoo mail and any other email accounts on the app.
Tumblr is a 2 in one platform. It is a free blogging platform and also a social networking platform all in one place. With Tumblr app, you can:
- Connect a custom domain to Tumblr
- Post articles in full
- Post images,audio and gif
- Follow Tumblr account you love
- Gain followers
This platform is mostly dominated by residents of United States, Canada and United Kingdom. It is a great site to socialize with other bloggers, post your contents and gain backlink. Join Reddit groups for better experience.
On this app, you can easily request for answers for the questions you ask. Also, you can provide answers for the questions other users ask with a link to your site. Do not add link to every question you answer on Quora, else your answer will be deleted.
Whatsapp is a messaging app. You need to drive traffic to your blog via status and group.
Telegram is a messaging app just like Whatsapp but has better group size (Telegram allows 200,000 people while Whatsapp allows 256 people in a group)
What I love about telegram ability to create channel and the group can contain
Google docs is great for writing. What I love about this app is, it corrects any grammatical error on your article.
14. Google Sheets
Google Sheets is great for keeping records of the links you build.
Pixabay is one of the best app to download copyright free images you can use for your blog. You can also download videos, music tracks and the part is, they are Free to use.
16. Scoop it
Great for getting backlink to your site. All you have to do is, copy the link of your blog and Scoop it (go to the site, you will see a box to add your link). You can scoop up to 10 links on a Scoop account.
Best video platform in the world. It’s a must have app for every blogger. You can watch detailed tutorial for your blogging advancement on this platform.
18. Google Analytics
Great app to have on your mobile to views your Site’s stats. Know what pages visitors visit, how long they stay on the page/site, how are users are currently on your site and much more.
This is a great app for creating blog banner, featured image YouTube thumbnail, infographics and any design related stuff. Canva is free to use but has advance featured like background removal, background, etc for premium users.
It is used for quick removal of background on images.
21. Meta Ads Manager
Formerly known ads Facebook ads manager. It is an official app from Facebook for creating and managing of ads using your mobile phone.
This is a financial app. PayPal is one the popular financial site in the world. You use PayPal as a means for payment in almost all payment sites like hosting sites, premium themes sellers and so on. You can also recieve money using PayPal but it has been restricted in some countries because of fraud.
This is just like PayPal, but not that as popular as Paypal. There are no restrictions, you can send and receive money using your Payoneer account. The only disadvantage is, you can’t use as a means of payment unless you use their atm card.
Fiverr is one the best freelance sites you can order or render any form of services as a blogger like WordPress blog setup services, ads management, SEO writing, web development and so on. Never order SEO services like link building from Fiverr if you don’t have good knowledge of SEO.
The irony part of it, is after ordering the service, there might be increase in your organic traffic for while and thereafter a tremendous decrease or worst, you will never rank. Most link building sellers there don’t own a website or blog. So they don’t really know how frequently or how many links should be built to a page. Some use bots and old (outdated) practices of link building.
SEOClerk is just Fiverr, you can buy and sell your services. Just as the name indicated, it specializes on SEO related services like SEO writing, link building and so on.
Download Fiverr for Android, no ios app
Anchor is a podcast app owned by Spotify. These are the features of this app:
- You add background tracks, transitions, and sound effects from their in built audio library.
- Record with up to 4 guests or co-hosts, wherever they are in the world.
- You can share your podcast to other Podcast platforms like Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and so on.
- Views stats of your podcast listeners according to their demographics.
- Best of all, you can make money every time, any time people listen.
Best Blogging Apps for Beginners
- Scoop it
- Google Analytics
- Meta Ads Manager
Can I start blogging with an Android phone?
Yes, you can. Just download some of these apps I have listed and start your blogging journey but make sure your Android phone version is at least 5.0.
Is there a WordPress app?
WordPress for Android is a app for WordPress users. The app has a lot of functionalities in it. You can write, edit, delete, schedule post. You can install plugins and themes, view site’s stats using the app.
Can I use WordPress on iPhone?
WordPress has an app in the iOS store, you can download it and use it on your iPad,iPhone.If you enjoyed this article, then please subscribe to our YouTube Channel for WordPress blogging video tutorials and how to make money online. If you have any questions, please leave us a comment. Also, If you think I missed a step or have any suggestions for us; please let us know. We'd love to hear from you!