Bilbo 1.0Beta1 released!

Sunday, June 28th, 2009

After a while, Bilbo Blogger 0.9.95 (1.0 Beta1) codenamed “Isengard” released, with some new features and many improvements. Now there is not a long way to the fully stable, 1.0 release!

Isengard by Alan Lee
Isengard by Alan Lee

What’s new in 1.0 Beta1 version?

  • Using system tray icon made optional, and disabled by default.
  • Many improvements to Add/Edit blog dialog.
  • Support for uploading to FTP server.
  • Support for LiveJournal improved. (Use Blogger 1.0 API for it)
  • Support for Drupal improved. (Use MovableType API for it)
  • Support for html syntax highlighting.
  • Support for blockquote tag.
  • Support for html heading tags.
  • Better support of caching in preview section.
  • Improvements to the UI.

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And It’s time to translate and localize Bilbo 1.0 .

  1. #1 by Glennda Mirabete - May 21st, 2011 at 02:26

    This is a lot of improvement. I hope I could use these features one of these days.

  2. #2 by Merna Joyce - June 4th, 2011 at 18:41

    Great improvement for a stable release. Is further development of this product canceled?

    Merna J
    Gothenburg, Sweden

  3. #3 by keuken renoveren - June 17th, 2011 at 03:14

    I have a linux box for testing and this will be very handy for me. Thanks for making this:) and good luck with further improvements.


  4. #4 by marco - September 21st, 2011 at 02:32

    Good thing they’d thought about improving it. It surely is helpful for many of us.

  5. #5 by Robert Sharp - December 2nd, 2011 at 18:40

    I like using the linux box it is very handy for me. I hope they were able to improve their defaults in it.

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