WordPress for PlayBook Now Available

WordPress for PlayBook - showing the Dashboard - blackberry.wordpress.org

We’re happy to announce that WordPress for PlayBook is now available for download on the RIM AppWorld.

WordPress for PlayBook - Detail: Dashboard button

Access the Dashboard quickly from anywhere

The 7″ screen on the PlayBook makes an excellent home for the all-new Dashboard UI, giving you quick access to everything in your WordPress install. And it’s always just a tap away – access the Dashboard by tapping the button in the top right of the screen to view it.

Write posts and pages in either landscape or portrait orientation using the new and improved post editor. You’ll find everything there that you want in a WordPress app: Edit existing posts/pages, add media, view your stats, moderate comments, and get direct access to the full web-based WordPress Admin (i.e. /wp-admin).

If you have a WordPress.com blog you’ll be able to access the Read feature, which enables you to read up on your favorite blogs and follow new and interesting Topics. Of course, you can also browse Freshly Pressed, showcasing some of the best content on WordPress.com daily.

Getting WordPress for PlayBook

You will need to update the device OS with the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0. The new OS is packed with the support for Android applications and allows our app to run on the PlayBook tablet.

All set? Search the AppWorld for “WordPress”, or simply click here to download the app and get started.


How do you like the tablet WordPress app on the PlayBook? Let us know in the comments section below, or tweet us @WPBlackBerry.

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