Test-driving Write.as on a tablet
After test-driving Write.as on an Android phone, here I am typing this post on an external keyboard wirelessly connected to a tablet.
I have the Write.as plain text editor open in the Chrome app. I'm no touch typist. But using a physical keyboard, even a cheap unit like this, makes a difference in productivity as it speeds up writing and editing.
Markdown support in the editor lets me type rich text such as bold and italics. I can enter lists too, here's a bullet one:
And an ordered list:
Let's have some quoted text:
I'm afraid I don't have anything witty or memorable to say. This is just to show what quoted text looks like.
Where a physical keybord makes a real diffrence is with complex text formatting, such as a table:
|Column 1||Column 2|
A tablet, an extenal keyboard, and a lightweight blogging platform like Write.as make for a serviceable and productive on the go writing setup.