- Third Party Applications
WordPress.com allows you to connect with third-party applications that extend your WordPress.com site in new and cool ways.
This is done in a secure fashion so you can revoke and manage access to your account at any time and third party sites will not need your password.
- Offline Editing
There are several desktop applications which you can use to write and publish content for your WordPress.com blog, even without being connected to the internet. You may often hear this referred to as “offline editing”.
- Two Step Authentication
Your WordPress.com site is your home on the internet, and you want to keep that home safe. Hopefully, you’ve already chosen a unique and hard-to-crack password for your account. To add another layer of home security, you can enable Two Step Authentication, also known as Two-Factor Authentication. What is Two Step Authentication? Two step authentication […]
Wufoo embeds are supported on WordPress.com. For step by step instructions please take a look at this support doc.
Animoto is the leading online video-creation application for consumers, educators, and businesses, that empowers the creation and sharing of professional quality videos using pictures, video clips, words, and music. The company’s patented Cinematic Technology makes it easy to preserve your memories or promote your business through the power of video in just minutes from a […]
- Flickr Photos
Flickr is a web-based photo management application which allows users to upload, organize, and share their favorite photos. It takes care of your image resizing, allows you to tag your photos, and even enables visitors to submit notes and comments on each photo. What’s more, with just a few clicks, you can post a photo […]
iChat is an instant messaging application that makes it easy to stay in touch with friends and family using text and video. Setting up iChat Open the Preferences window by pressing ⌘, (command + comma) or clicking Preferences in the iChat menu. On the Accounts page, in the lower left-hand corner, click the + button. […]
Open the Preferences window by pressing ⌘, (command + comma) or clicking Preferences in the Adium menu. On the Accounts page, in the lower left-hand corner, click the + button and then click Jabber. (Note: in the most recent version of Adium, the option to add Jabber does not exist. It is now XMPP. Jabber […]
Psi is a free instant messaging application designed for the XMPP network. Setting up Psi Open the Account Setup window by clicking it in the General menu. Enter any name you want for the new account, then click Add. Fill out the Account page this way: Jabber ID: enter your WordPress.com user name followed by […]
- Google Calendar
Google Calendar is a free calendar application that makes it easy to keep track of life’s important events all in one place. You can embed a Google Calendar into your WordPress.com blog by following the steps in this support document, and you can also embed it into your sidebar.